- Existence: 1743 - 1826
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
A Commission for Adjusting Claims to Lands in Kentucky, 1779
An official document appointing William Fleming, James Steptoe, Edward Lyne, and James Barbour as commissioners for Kentucky regarding land settlement. It was signed by Thomas Jefferson while he was Governor of Virginia.
Barton, Benjamin Smith , 1805
Photocopy of a letter to George Baxter from Edward Johnson introducing Dr. Barton, December 21, 1805. Pamphlet entitled, "How Many Botany Books Did Thomas Jefferson Own?" mentioning Dr. Barton.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1981 - 1982
File includes article from The American Art Journal titled "Gilbert Stuart's Portraits of Thomas jefferson" as well as a photocopy of the Spring 1982 article, "The Adams-Jefferson portrait Exchange."
This folder contains multiple photo negatives and a developed silver gellatin photograph of a Thomas Jefferson letter related to the Natural Bridge, dated July 1st, 1809. A facsimilie of the letter is also included.
Land grant document to Alexander Baggs from the Commonwealth of Virginia , 1781-02-01
This land grant document from the Commonwealth of Virginia gives land in Boutetourt County to Alexander Baggs. It is signed by Thomas Jefferson as Governor of Virginia.
Land grant document to William Galloway by the Commonwealth of Virginia
Land grant for William Galloway near the confluence of the James River and Cowpasture River in what was Botetourt County, Virginia. This land became part of Alleghany County , Virginia upon the formation of that county in 1822. The document is signed by Virginia governor Thomas Jefferson.
Poplar Forest, 1957
This folder contains a paper written for a fine arts class entitled, “The Historical Survey of Poplar Forest,” which is in Bedford County, written by E.M. Barber. Poplar Forest was a home used by Thomas Jefferson as a retreat from Monticello; he inherited it from his wife, along with 135 slaves, which she had inherited from her father. The paper also talks about renovations made by Jefferson, as well as structural notes, photographs, and a floorplan.
Reid Family Papers
Thomas Jefferson Collection
This collection consists of two documents. One dated 1806 Mar. 20, which certifies that the vessel Melpomene sails under the U.S. flag. It is printed in Spanish, English, and Dutch. It is also signed by James Madison, who was serving as Secretary of State at that time. There is also a letter dated 1821 Mar. 5 written in Monticello, Va. to John Graves at the Louisa County Court House, Va., which concerns the payment of a note by Jefferson.
Virginia State History
William Fleming Papers
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- American Revolution (1775-1783) 2
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- Armed Forces -- Appointments and retirements 1
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