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Letter signed George Wyche, Hicksford, Greensville County, Virginia, to Thomas Jefferson, October 28, 1818

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Identifier: D01171

Title: Letter signed George Wyche, Hicksford, Greensville County, Virginia, to Thomas Jefferson, October 28, 1818

Description: States that he has been appointed to make a survey of the Blue Ridge Mountains but has had difficulty with his calculations. He would like to compare his measurement of the Peak of Otter with that of Jefferson's and know what instruments Jefferson used.

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1818-10-28

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Wyche, George

Subjects: Surveying
Blue Ridge Mountains

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