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Letter, 1817 June 13, Monticello, [Albemarle County, Virginia] to Chevalier Pio, Rue St. Honore, Paris, [France].

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Author: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Abstract: Acknowledges letter of Aug. 29th and comments on events they have both gone through since meeting; in France the horrors of Robespierre, the Directory, the aggressions of Bonaparte on human rights; in this country the hostility with England interrupted a peaceful course; is glad he has met Mr. Gallatin; is feeling the effects of age; mentions his grandchildren and family.
Issued Date: 1817-06-13
Subjects: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
Robespierre, Maximilien, 1758-1794
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15329
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.


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