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Letter, 1798 May 9, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania] to St. George Tucker, Williamsburg, [Virginia].

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Author: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Abstract: Acknowledges Tucker's letter of 2d inst. concerning Mr. Martin's libels on subject of Logan; read Logan's speech interpreted by Indian interpreter and used Col. Gibson's version; early records of Assembly show that lands were purchased from Indians and in general colony lived in peace with them; struggling to prevent war now; if it can be avoided until crisis with England is over, it may be escaped.
Issued Date: 1798-05-09
Subjects: Logan, James, d. 1780
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15391
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.


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