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Letter, 1806 January 10, Washington [D.C.] to Thomas Jefferson, n.p.

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dc.contributor.author Landais, Peter, 1731?-1820 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:50:07Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:50:07Z
dc.date.issued 1806-01-10 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15365
dc.description.abstract Wishes to demonstrate before a committee his plan for building vessels; geometrical plan now in use attributed to M. De L'hopital [?] very defective; wishes demonstration be arranged on a Saturday in a large room of Secretary of Naval Department Hotel; desires reply. [Notes enclosed this same date] Notes: Self, formerly Captain of the frigate "Alliance" wrote to T. Seine, three years ago, his opinion against having men of war of U.S. military arsenal at Brooklyn or at Washington; Seine said note had been forwarded to Jefferson, President; now has system of organization for navy of a republic and methods for making perfect ships. 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, 1806 January 10, Washington [D.C.] to Thomas Jefferson, n.p. en_US
dc.type text en_US
dc.type.genre Letters (correspondence) en_US
dc.identifier.collectionId Mss. 40 T79
dcterms.isPartOf Tucker-Coleman Papers

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