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Jefferson's Declaration Drafts - Surviving Fragment

Jefferson's Declaration Drafts - Surviving Fragment American History American Presidents American Revolution

Only one fragment of Jefferson's original ideas, as he began to think through - and write down - his approach to the Declaration of Independence, is known to exist.  This image depicts those surviving notes.

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Image online, courtesy Library of Congress.

 

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