Envisaging the West: Thomas Jefferson and the Roots of Lewis and Clark


Letter from Thomas Jefferson to George Washington

Thomas Jefferson to George Washington, January 22, 1793
Thomas Jefferson Papers, Library of Congress
Thomas Jefferson forwards information about subscriptions for Michaux's journey to George Washington.

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Th: Jefferson has the honor to inclose to the President the subscription paper he has proposed for enabling the Philosohpical society to send Mr. Michaux on the mission through the country between the Missisipi Maps: & South sea, and he will have that of waiting on him tomorrow morning on the subject.

Jan. 22. 1793