Jefferson Library Manuscript Facsimiles
Scope and Contents
Facsimile copies of primary source documents, many of which are in Thomas Jefferson’s hand or were written by his descendents. They include correspondence, accounts, debts, land holdings, plats and surveys, inventories, recipes, etc.
Many files contain duplicate copies, and most of the land files also have notes and/or plat drawings by Amy Facca. Some files also contain notes by Cinder Stanton.
- Creation: Majority of material found within 1743 - 1826
Language of Materials
- Guide to the Jefferson Library Manuscript Facsimiles
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