Thomas Jefferson to M. du Plantier

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Title

Thomas Jefferson to M. du Plantier

Description

This letter from Thomas Jefferson to M. du Plantier was LaRC's first acquisition, obtained from Mrs. Frances Dolhonde in 1889. The letter concerns the lands owned by the Marquis de Lafayette near New Orleans and Jefferson suggests a loan to pay for the drainage of the property.

Creator

Thomas Jefferson

Source

Thomas Jefferson to M. du Plantier letter, Manuscripts Collection M-998, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Publisher

Louisiana Research Collection

Date

1808 September 24

Rights

Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Format

image/jpg

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

M998_20150211

Coverage

Louisiana, United States