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Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) An Account of Louisiana, being an abstract of documents, in the offices...

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04138 Author/Creator: Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Place Written: Washington Type: Book Date: [1803] Pagination:

Summary of Content: Bound with "Appendix to an Account of Louisiana." (The Appendix is sometimes bound separately.) First (true) edition of the official documents relating to the recently purchased Louisiana Territory.

People: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Land TransactionLouisiana PurchaseGovernment and CivicsWestward ExpansionPresident

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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