The Best Letters of Thomas Jefferson

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THE BEST LETTERS OF THOMAS JEFFERSON

SELECTED AND EDITED BY J. G. DE ROULHAC HAMILTON

BOSTON AND NEW YORK HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY The Riverside Press Cambridge 1926

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Introduction xi
  • To George Wythe 1
  • To Martha Jefferson 2
  • To George Washington 4
  • To Peter Carr 9
  • To John Jay 14
  • To J. Bannister, Jr. 17
  • An Act for Establishing Religious Freedom, Passed in the Assembly of Virginia in the Beginning of the Year 1786 21
  • To James Madison 24
  • To Edward Carrington 26
  • To James Madison 27
  • To Edward Carrington 30
  • To Peter Carr 32
  • To James Madison 38
  • To James Madison 44
  • To James Madison 46
  • To Francis Hopkinson 47
  • To James Madison 51
  • To David Humphreyt 54
  • To George Washington 56
  • To John Adams 58
  • To John Adams 60
  • To George Washington 62
  • To George Washington 70
  • To James Madison 82
  • To Philip Mazzei 85
  • To John Adams 86
  • To James Madison 88
  • To Elbridge Gerry 90
  • To John Taylor 94
  • To Elbridge Gerry 97
  • To Wilson C. Nicholas 106
  • To Gideon Granger 108
  • To Benjamin Rush 111
  • First Inaugural Address -- March 4, 1801 112
  • To John Dickinson 118
  • To Joseph Priestley 119
  • To Moses Robinson 122
  • To Samuel Adams 123
  • To Elias Shipman and Others, a Committee of the Merchants of New Haven 124
  • To Levi Lincoln 129
  • To Robert R. Livingston 131
  • To Joseph Priestley 135
  • To Benjamin Rush 138
  • Syllabus of an Estimate of the Merit of the Doctrines of Jesus, Compared with Those of Others 139
  • T Mrs. John Adams 143
  • To John Page 145
  • To Mrs. John Adams 147
  • To Mrs. John Adams 150
  • To James Sullivan 153
  • To Thomas. Jefferson Randolph 155
  • To John Tyler 159
  • To Benjamin Rush 161
  • To Benjamin Rush 167
  • To John Adams 170
  • To John Melish 173
  • To John Adams 179
  • To John Adams 182
  • To Walter Jones 187
  • To Joseph C. Cabell 193
  • To Thomas Cooper 195
  • To Miles King 202
  • To Charles Clay 204
  • To Charles Thomson 206
  • To Joseph C. Cabell 208
  • To Samuel Kercheval 212
  • To John Adams 223
  • To John Adams 225
  • To Vine Utley 226
  • To Ezra Styles 228
  • To William Short 230
  • To John Holmes 234
  • To William Short 236
  • To Richard Rush 242
  • To Jared Sparks 244
  • To Philip N. Nicholas 245
  • To William Johnson 248
  • To John Adams 251
  • To William Johnson 256
  • To William Johnson 267
  • To William Johnson 269
  • To Thomas Jefferson Smith 284
  • The Solemn Declaration and Protest of the Commonwealth of Virginia, on Me Principles of the Constitution of the United States of America, and on the Violations of Them 285
  • Jefferson's Epitaph 291
  • Index 293
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