Extract from Thomas Jefferson to John Dorsey

I have to acknolege the reciept of your favor of Dec. 20. and am much pleased to find our progress in manufactures to be so great. that of cotton is peculiarly interesting, because we raise the raw material in such abundance, and because it may to a great degree supply our deficiencies both in wool & linen.

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Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
John Dorsey
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Date
January 21, 1808
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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