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Letter, 1787 August 29, Paris, [France], to "the Editor of the Journal de Paris," n.p.

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Author: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Abstract: Jefferson is upset about a mistaken account of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence that appeared in a book reviewed in the Journal de Paris; offers a detailed version of the events and votes leading up to the signing of the document; signs the unsent letter "An American."
Issued Date: 1787-08-29
Subjects: Dickinson, John, 1732-1808
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15355
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

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