Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Robert Patterson, 23 July 1814

To Robert Patterson

Monticello July 23. 14.

Th: Jefferson incloses to Dr Patterson a paper from Mr Lambert proposing a correction of the Julian calendar additional to that of Gregory, which paper was intended for the use of the society; and he salutes Dr Patterson with sincere friendship & respect.

PoC (DLC); dateline at foot of text, followed by abstract of enclosure described above at William Lambert to TJ, 24 June 1814.

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  • American Philosophical Society; and W. Lambert search
  • American Philosophical Society; TJ forwards material to search
  • Lambert, William; and American Philosophical Society search
  • Lambert, William; proposes reformation of Gregorian calendar search
  • Patterson, Robert; and American Philosophical Society search
  • Patterson, Robert; letters to search