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Political participation -- United States

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Benjamin Rush (Philadelphia) letter to W. Jones [Dr. Walter Jones] (n. p.), 1811 February 12

 Item — Box 2: Series 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1
Scope and Contents

Rush congratulates Jones on his decision to leave Congress, and records his own regrets regarding public service, with particular regard to the funding system and the banks. He now believes American citizens "unfit for and undeserving of liberty."

Dates: 1811 February 12