Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on Distances Between Warm Springs and Charlottesville, [after 6 August 1818]

II. Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on Distances Between Warm Springs and Charlottesville

[after 6 Aug. 1818]

Warm springs.
Mclung’s 6.
+ Shaw’s 2 
Fawcets 4.
Scotch town 3.
Cloverdale 4 
+ Lange 7 
+ Kincaid 1.
Hodge’s 4.
+ Laportes1 2.
+ ? McDowel’s 9 
Staunton 12 
Wainsb. 13.
top of Mn 4 
Morrison’s 4 
Yancy’s 4 
Harding’s 7 
Woods’s 5 
Charlv. 4 

MS (ViFreJM); written entirely in TJ’s hand on one side of a small scrap; undated, but probably composed about the time of TJ’s August 1818 visit to Warm Springs; symbols defined in preceding document.

harding’s: Benjamin Hardin’s Albemarle County tavern.

1Manuscript: “Lapotes.”

Index Entries

  • Cloverdale (Bath Co.); tavern at search
  • Fawcett’s Tavern (Bath Co.) search
  • Hardin, Benjamin; Albemarle Co. tavern keeper search
  • Hodge’s Tavern (Augusta Co.) search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Travels; to Staunton search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Travels; to Warm Springs search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Writings; Notes on Distances between Warm Springs and Charlottesville search
  • Kincaid’s Tavern (Augusta Co.) search
  • Lange, Abraham; Augusta Co. innkeeper search
  • Laporte, Peter; tavern of search
  • Laporte’s Tavern (Augusta Co.) search
  • McClung’s Tavern (Bath Co.) search
  • McDowell’s Tavern (Augusta Co.) search
  • Morrison’s Tavern (Albemarle Co.) search
  • Scotchtown (Bath Co.); tavern at search
  • Shaw’s Tavern (Bath Co.) search
  • Staunton, Va.; TJ visits search
  • Virginia; taverns in search
  • Warm Springs (Bath Co.); TJ visits search
  • Waynesboro, Va.; TJ travels through search
  • Woods’s Tavern (Albemarle Co.) search
  • Yancey, Charles (1766–ca.1825); Albemarle Co. tavern keeper search