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Thomas Jefferson (Washington [D.C.]) letter to Benjamin Rush (Philadelphia), 1801 December 20

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Identifier: 1

Scope and Contents

Jefferson discusses vaccinations in Philadelphia, the impact of his sending a message rather than making a speech at the opening of Congress, the political implications of suppressing taxes, and his desire to live a long, healthy, and useful life.


  • Creation: 1801 December 20

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Materials are in English.

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