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Thomas Jefferson manuscript material : 2 items

Title
Thomas Jefferson manuscript material : 2 items, 1801-1816.
Author
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
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Note
  • The Pforzheimer Collection also holds a copy of the 19 Feb 1801 issue of The Universal Gazette (Washington: S. H. Smith), which includes a report of the "Election of the President" (i.e., Jefferson) in the Senate on 11 Feb.
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  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Thomas Jefferson, philosopher, author of the Declaration of Independence, and third president of the United States.
Call Number
Pforz MS
OCLC
439037760
Author
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Title
Thomas Jefferson manuscript material : 2 items, 1801-1816.
Summary
· To Tench Coxe, promoter of American industrial growth : 1 autograph letter signed : 11 Feb 1801 : (MISC 0122) : from Washington; in reference to the electoral vote which was to choose him or Aaron Burr as president; begins, "Your favor of Jan. 25 came to hand some days ago, and yesterday a gentleman put into my hand , at the door of the Senate chamber, the vol. of the Amer. Museum for 1798 ..."
· To George Ticknor, educator and author : 1 autograph letter signed : 8 Feb 1816 : (MISC 0329) : from Monticello; regarding books that Ticknor is buying for Jefferson; including, "... be so good as to remember my aversion to folios & 4tos ... the nerveless hand of a more than Septuagenaire wields a folio or a 4to with fatigue ..."; begins, "I had written you on the 14th of Jan. by duplicates through your father and the Secretary of State ..."
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Restricted access; Pforzheimer Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Thomas Jefferson, philosopher, author of the Declaration of Independence, and third president of the United States.
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Coxe, Tench, 1755-1824. Addressee
Ticknor, George, 1791-1871. Addressee
Found In:
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
Research Call Number
Pforz MS
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