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Letter, 1788 September 20, Paris, [France] to [William] Short, Geneva, [Switzerland].

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dc.contributor.author Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:49:51Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:49:51Z
dc.date.issued 1788-09-20 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/10288/15350
dc.description.abstract Reviews for Short recent American letters recapping the political debates surrounding the Constitution, in particular proposed amendments about presidential term limits, the site of the consitutional convention, and prominent leaders (whose names are coded) of the discussions; also reviews opinions surrounding the status of Kentucky; notes the political appointments of some Virginians; suggests "roguery" on the part of the tour guides with respect to being able to pluck laurel branches at Virgil's tomb; reports that the Charles Marquerite Jean Baptiste Mercier Dupaty is dead. 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, 1788 September 20, Paris, [France] to [William] Short, Geneva, [Switzerland]. 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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