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The family letters of Thomas Jefferson

Author: Thomas Jefferson; Edwin Morris Betts; James Adam Bear; Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, Inc.
Publisher: Charlottesville : Published for the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation by the University Press of Virginia, 1986, ©1966.
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
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Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Family letters of Thomas Jefferson.
Charlottesville : Published for the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation by the University Press of Virginia, 1986, c1966
(OCoLC)681748429
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Jefferson family.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Jefferson; Edwin Morris Betts; James Adam Bear; Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, Inc.
ISBN: 081391096X 9780813910963
OCLC Number: 12945751
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Columbia, Mo. : University of Missouri Press, c1966.
Includes index.

Thomas Jefferson Foundation notes:
One Copy Gift From: Vernon E. Lewis, 2002.
One Copy Gift From: Mrs. George M. Cochran, 2002.
Motherhood in the age of Jefferson (bibliographic project)
Thomas Jefferson : a comprehensive, annotated bibliography (by Frank Shuffelton)
Great wealth of primary source material. Intimate look into Jefferson's 'family letters' reveals him, in his own words, as a father and grandfather. Excellent footnotes to clear-up discrepancies or assist readers unfamiliar with subject. -- Maria Pace (UVA Student Intern, Spring 2003)
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Discusses TJ's family life and family. Letters printed in this collection are annotated and arranged chronologically. -- Frank Shuffelton
Reprinted in Charlottesville for the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation by the University Press of Virginia in 1986. Brings together 570 letters, dated 1783-1826, written between Jefferson, his daughters, and grandchildren. This annotated compilation clarifies the varying personal names and relationships of the three generations of this close-knit family. -- Marilyn K. Parr (Library of Conress, A Selected List of References)
Introduction / James A. Bear, Jr. and Edwin Morris Betts -- The Jefferson family -- Member of Congress -- Minister to France -- Secretary of State -- Virginia planter -- Vice-President of the United States of America -- President of the United States of America -- First citizen of Virginia.
Shuffelton Bibliography : Vol. 1 (1826-1980), No. 123
Description: 506 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: edited by Edwin Morris Betts and James Adam Bear, Jr.
Local System Bib Number:
3033
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