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Letter of Thomas Jefferson, Paris, to Col. Matthew Clarkson, August 16, 1784

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Identifier: D04046

Title: Letter of Thomas Jefferson, Paris, to Col. Matthew Clarkson, August 16, 1784

Description: Regarding Clarkson's trip to France and the Netherlands to find benefactors for Columbia College. Due to the American Revolution, many universities were depleted of money and sent ambassadors to Europe to solicit funds.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States

Dates: 1784-08-16

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826

Subjects: Education
Travel
Revolution, 1775-1783

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