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Letter, 1793 July 11, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania] to [William Short], n.p.

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  • Jefferson
  • Thomas
  • 1743-1826--Correspondence
  • Economics


Relates efforts by Jefferson to withdraw Short's assets from the latter's bank, which had failed; Jefferson assures Short that he will be repaid by the bank; shares his eagerness about retiring on October 1; admits he has no idea who will succeed him or what the prospects are for Short's future diplomatic employment; informs him that Jefferson is considering "tenanting" the land in Virginia.

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