Extract from Thomas Jefferson to the Trustees of the Lottery for East Tennessee College

no one more sincerely wishes the spread of information among mankind than I do, and none has greater confidence in it’s effect towards supporting free & good government.

RC (THi). PoC (DLC). Published in PTJRS, 2:365–6.
Recipient
Hugh L. White
Thomas McCorry
James Campbell
Robert Craighead
John N. Gamble
Date Range
Date
May 6, 1810
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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