Extract from Thomas Jefferson to William Plumer

it’s only merit was in being the first publication which carried the claim of our rights their whole length, and asserted that there was no rightful link of connection between us and England but that of being under the same king.

RC (MBPLi). PoC (DLC).
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
William Plumer
Date Range
Date
January 31, 1815
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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