Extract from Pierre Samuel Du Pont de Nemours to Jacques Necker

and under the government of the excellent Mr Jefferson, one needs no other protection than the usefulness of one’s work.

Published in James F. Marshall, trans. and ed., De Staël–Du Pont Letters: Correspondence of Madame de Staël and Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours and Other Members of the Necker and du Pont Families (1968), 186.
Author
Pierre Samuel Du Pont de Nemours
Recipient
Jacques Necker
Date Range
Date
April 8, 1801
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Repository
De Staël-Du Pont Letters