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Letter, 1791 January 24, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania] to [William] Short, n.p.

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dc.contributor.author Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:49:38Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:49:38Z
dc.date.issued 1791-01-24 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Thomas Jefferson Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15331
dc.description.abstract Received some of his furniture, which is in good condition; hopes his servant will come to work for him in the United States and tells Short how much to offer him for a salary; decides to accept as a matter of protocol the gifts of the French government officials Jean Francois de Tolozan and Francois Pierre de Sequeville; instructs Short to discreetly sell the presents from Tolozan and Sequeville to finance Jefferson's gifts; encourages Short to return to the United States so as to advance his political career. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship College of William and Mary. Swem Library. Jefferson Project
dc.description.sponsorship Papers of Thomas Jefferson (Princeton University)
dc.description.sponsorship The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation
dc.language.iso eng
dc.subject Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence en_US
dc.title Letter, 1791 January 24, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania] to [William] Short, n.p. en_US
dc.type text en_US
dc.type.genre Letters (correspondence) en_US
dc.identifier.collectionId Mss. 39.1 J35
dcterms.isPartOf Thomas Jefferson Papers

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