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  • Politics and government,
  • Meteorology,
  • Plantations,
  • Science,
  • Cooking,
  • Officers,
  • United States,
  • Voyages and travels,
  • University of Virginia,
  • Viticulture,
  • Architecture,
  • Weights and measures,
  • Language and languages,
  • History,
  • Correspondence,
  • Botany,
  • Literature,
  • Geology,
  • Ciphers,
  • Anthropology,
  • Education,
  • Political science,
  • Law,
  • Agriculture,
  • United States. Continental Army,
  • Statesmen

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Other titlesThomas Jefferson Papers at the Library of Congress.
The Physical Object
Pagination25,000 225 9 65 90
Number of Pages25000
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24899696M
LC Control Number76027748

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  Published as part of the *Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Second Series*, *Jefferson's Literary Commonplace Book* is the definitive edition of a collection of about four hundred quotations Jefferson gathered from his more literary readings during his student years/5(4). The Papers of Thomas Jefferson is the definitive edition of the papers of the author of the Declaration of Independence, our nation’s third president. Begun in as the first modern historical documentary edition, the project includes not only the letters Jefferson wrote but also those he received. Jefferson Papers Title Thomas Jefferson: Catalogue of Anglo-Saxon Books, Apr. , April Author Jefferson, Thomas Date April Reference Cite as “Thomas Jefferson: Catalogue of Anglo-Saxon Books, Apr. , April ,” Founders Online, National Archives, https. Volume 1: 14 January to 25 December Volume 2: 2 January to 18 June , including the Revisal of the Laws, Volume 3: 18 June to 30 September

The Papers of Thomas Jefferson Since the publication of Volume 1 by Princeton University Press in , the project has been publishing, in chronological sequence, not only the letters Jefferson wrote but also those he received. Collection Title: Thomas Jefferson Papers, ; Collection Size: ca. 27, items; Guide: Finding Aid (this refers to the microfilm edition) Provenance: The bulk of this collection was sold to the Library of Congress in by Thomas Jefferson's grandson and executor of his estate, Thomas Jefferson Randolph. In the Garden Book, Jefferson kept records of his gardens at Monticello and Shadwell. The volume contains information about the varieties of vegetables, fruits, flowers and trees planted, sowing locations, harvesting dates, and notations about weather conditions. The volume spans the years to ; the entries for the first three years () primarily relate to gardening activities at Shadwell, the home Jefferson . Thomas Jefferson Papers 5 Three months before his death Jefferson executed a will which bore the following codicil: "My papers of business going of course to him [his grandson, Thomas Jefferson Randolph] as my executor, all others of a literary or other character I give toFile Size: KB.

(Also called "book cases" or "book presses.") In , Thomas Jefferson "ceded" (he never used the word "sold" when referring to the transaction) his extensive personal library to the United States government to replace the holdings in the Capitol that were burned by the British in His collection of nearly seven thousand titles was perhaps the finest in the country and later it became the foundation . Since , his writings have been compiled in two ongoing projects, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson at Princeton University, and The Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Retirement Series sponsored by the Thomas Jefferson Foundation, which documents the time between Jefferson’s return to private life and his death in Rotunda’s digital edition.   The Jefferson Papers are also part of Founders Online at A comprehensive edition of the papers of Thomas Jefferson ( – ), third President of the United States. Jefferson was a lawyer, delegate to the Virginia House of Burgesses, and landowner, before beginning his political career in by Thomas Jefferson includes books The Papers of Thomas Jefferson VOL 1, , The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 5: February to May , The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 6: May to March , and several more. See the complete The Papers of Thomas Jefferson series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and.