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Letter, 1787 May 5, Marseilles, [France] to [William] Short, n.p.

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dc.contributor.author Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:50:15Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:50:15Z
dc.date.issued 1787-05-05 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/10288/15372
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15372
dc.description.abstract Concerns the map of Virginia to be printed on bank paper in London if necessary; the seeds from London; remind Madame Adrienne Catherine de Noailles, Comtesse de Tesse that the seeds are an abundance of only a few varieties ordered for Monsieur de Malesherbes and to not be disappointed; regards to Adrienne Catherine de Noailles, Comtesse de Tesse and Madame Sophie Ernestine de Tott; comments on Jean Jacques Rousseau's description of Montpelier; does not know where to find one of his books for Michel Guillaume St. John de de Crévecoeur; hopes to meet Col. William Stephens Smith in Bordeaux; the signing of Jefferson and William Short's names to petitions without their permission; the cost of Ramsay's history book in London; the waters of Aix en Provence had no effect on Jefferson's injured wrist; Jefferson saw Madame Lemoyne de Pontheuil act in the theatre. She is better than Madame Louise Dugazon; William Short is to ask Monsieur Jean Francois Frouille to find the book, Ephemerides societatis meteorologicae Palatinae; Adrien Petit is to make sure the servants have vacated the house by the 25th. 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 St. John de Crévecoeur, J. Hector, 1735-1813 en_US
dc.subject Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778 en_US
dc.subject Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence en_US
dc.title Letter, 1787 May 5, Marseilles, [France] 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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