Extract from Thomas Jefferson to William Ludlow

and I have observed this march of civilisation advancing from the sea coast, passing over us like a cloud of light, increasing our knolege and improving our condition … and where this progress will stop no one can say.

FC (DLC).
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
William Ludlow
Date Range
Date
September 6, 1824
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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