Thomas Jefferson Papers

Enclosure: Thomas Jefferson’s Membership Diploma in the Agricultural Society of Bavaria, 13 February 1812


Membership Diploma in the Agricultural Society of Bavaria

[13 Feb. 1812]

MS (MHi); printed diploma (inscribed by lithographer Johann Michael Schramm: “in Stein von J. Schram”), with TJ’s surname, decoration surrounding it, and date filled in by hand, signed by L. Graf von Arco as president and countersigned by Baron Karl von Moll as secretary.

The illustration on TJ’s membership diploma is a drawing of Charles Guillaume’s wheel plow.

Index Entries

  • Agricultural Society of Bavaria; diploma from received by TJ search
  • Agricultural Society of Bavaria; membership conferred on TJ search
  • Arco, L. Graf von search
  • Guillaume, Charles; plow of search
  • Moll, Karl Marie Ehrenbert von, baron; and Agricultural Society of Bavaria search
  • plows.; Guillaume search
  • Schramm, Johann Michael search