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Letter, 1793 February 18, Paris, [France] to Thomas Jefferson, n.p.

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Author: Le Roy, Jean Baptiste
Abstract: Asks to present M. D. Hauterive who will be in America as consul; because of events of the last year the Sciences have suffered and the Academy has done almost nothing except as regards weights and mesures; includes a memoire by M. De Borda regarding weights and measures that was read at the national convention; received the map and work by M. Churchman; will write more in the next month or two regarding Churchman; reflects on the progress made since the Declaration of Independence and on the happy advantages of the American Revolution.
Issued Date: 1793-02-18
Subjects: Hauterive, Alexandre Maurice Blanc de Lanautte, comte d', 1754-1830
Churchman, John, 1753-1805
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15360
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

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