Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Jacob Wagner, 19 October 1805

19 Oct. 1805

This letter is a duplicate of one J. W. had the honor to translate, in the summer, containing a proposal from a Mr. Heise to carry a colony from Germany to Louisiana. He now adds, that he has discovered a method of preserving potatoes, the secret of which he offers for sale.

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

Index Entries