Extract fromThomas Jefferson’s Hints to Americans Travelling in Europe

Architecture worth great attention. as we double our numbers every 20 years we must double our houses. ... it is then among the most important arts: and it is desireable to introduce taste into an art which shews so much.

PrC (DLC). Published in PTJ, 13:264–76.
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Thomas Jefferson
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June 19, 1788
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Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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