Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Philip Mazzei

I have near 100. spindles in operation for clothing our own family.

RC (DLC: Mazzei Papers). PoC (DLC); endorsed by TJ. Tr (DLC: Mazzei Papers); in Italian; in Mazzei’s hand. Tr (NhD: Ticknor Autograph Collection); in Italian; in Mazzei’s hand. Tr (ItF); in Italian. Published in PTJRS, 7:87–9.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Philip Mazzei
Date Range
Date
December 29, 1813
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Quote Category