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Letter from Barthelemi Tardiveau to St. John de Crevecoeur, 25 May 1789

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Tardiveau discusses his activities in Kentucky, including in Danville, events occurring there, the state of agriculture and climate for certain crops, especially as compared to Cumberland (Tennessee), Society for Kentucky Manufacturers, and theā€¦

Memoir, correspondence, and miscellanies, from the papers of Thomas Jefferson, vol. 2.

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In 1788, Jefferson wrote to a John Brown of Kentucky urging Americans to wait until Europe was at war before attempting further exploration of the West.