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T

T., Mr.

and Hamilton's Observations, 542

Tabb, Philip

answers TJ's questions on the cow pea, 179-80

Tableau de la Situation Actuelle des États-Unis d'Amérique (Charles Pictet de Rochemont)

Gautier sends to TJ, 122

Tableau du Climat et du Sol des États-Unis d'Amérique (Constantin François Chasseboeuf Volney), xxxviii

Talleyrand-Périgord, Charles Maurice de (Bishop of Autun)

gossips about Hamilton, 517

in U.S., 518n

and reception of U.S envoys in Paris, 589

tannier (taro, esculenta)

possible cultivation of, in Va., 513-14

Tarvis

French victory at, 341, 344n, 423n, 433

Tasso, Torquato

Volney quotes Gerusalemme Liberata, 229, 230n

TJ adapts Volney's quote from, 258

Tattnall, Josiah, 411

taxes

payment of T. M. Randolph's, 26-7

TJ grows tobacco to pay, 255

federal, proposed on land, 265, 272, 285, 520, 583, 586 588, 594

federal, proposed on slaves, 265

TJ's proposal on, 416-17, 418n, 443

federal, proposed on wine and liquor, 461, 462

Stamp Act (1797), 461, 462, 583, 586, 588, 594

Taylor, Maj., 177

Taylor, George, Jr., 181

Taylor, George Keith

and revision of Va. penal laws, 310n

and Tucker's abolition proposal, 489n

Taylor, John (of Caroline)

letters to, 545-6, 588-90

letters from, 553-5, 573

and election of 1796, 194

Burr visits, 198n

as TJ's friend, 199n

and Va.-Md. boundary, 263n, 271-2, 278-9

and TJ's grand jury petition, 493

and T. Martin's threshing machine, 553-4, 573, 588

exchanges seeds with TJ, 554

sends farm implements, 573

attends Va. General Assembly, 589

Taylor, Thomas Augustus

letter to, 219-20

and purchase of Elk Hill, 213n, 219-20, 287

letters from cited, 220n

letters to cited, 220n

Taylor, William, 185

Tazewell, Henry

letters to, 267, 575-6, 604

letter from, 281-3

and Jay Treaty, 71n

Burr fails to visit, 198n

TJ writes, 266, 280

on TJ's notification as vice president, 267, 281-2

appointed to Senate committee, 395n, 411

votes against Blount's expulsion, 473n

and Ellicott, 535

and TJ's Senate duties, 575-6

and TJ's account of Logan's speech, 590-1, 600, 603n

and TJ's correspondence with J. Henry, 590-1, 604

teas

duties on bohea, 265n

as payment, 546

teffe (teff, African cereal grass), 513

Tennessee

and election of 1796, 169, 227, 253

practice of law in, 222

mammoth remains in, 398, 403

and election of congressman, 411

and admission into Union, 472n

Tessé, Adrienne Catherine de Noailles, Comtesse de

TJ corresponds with, 122

and Pougens, 333

Tessier, Henri Alexandre, 333

Texas

Americans in, 174-5

Thamar (TJ's slave)

in marriage settlement of Mary Jefferson, 550

thermometers

TJ purchases, 315-16, 436-7

Thompson, Benjamin (Count Rumford), 605n

Thompson, Mrs. James, 402

Thompson, James (N.Y.), 356, 402

Thompson, Joseph, 360

Thornton, William

letter from, 110-11

ties to Volney, 53, 152n, 321, 483, 507

and plans for a university, 110-11

Three Friends (ship), 458n

threshing machines

built, used by TJ, 129, 167, 168-9, 170, 187-8, 211, 231-2 244

Washington's views on, 144

bill of scantling for, 189n

improvement of, 207

leith machine, 231-2

T. Martin's, 545, 553-4, 573, 588

Thyestes (Seneca)

quoted, 467-8

Tichenor, Isaac, 594, 595n

tigers

habitat, as analogy for megalonyx, 294

as examples of predators, 297, 299

Tim (TJ's slave)

in marriage settlement of Mary Jefferson, 550

timber

of larch tree, 105

Time Piece, and Literary Companion

TJ subscribes to, 442n

Tinsley, Peter, 477-8

tobacco

sale of TJ's, 52, 63, 255, 260, 261, 268, 316, 385, 402 413, 426-7, 436, 484, 577

price of, 67, 124, 309, 371, 379, 385, 402, 412, 413, 426

as crop, 91, 153

for payment of TJ's accounts, 324, 481

price of insurance on, 413

Toby (TJ's slave)

TJ mortgages, 98

Tocaniadorogon. See Logan (Mingo Indian)

Toler, Matthew, 548, 550

Tomlinson, Benjamin, 556

Tonga

source of breadfruit seeds, 348

tools and utensils

given to Mary Jefferson, 547, 550

Topographical Description of the Western Territory of North America (Gilbert Imlay)

criticizes TJ, 176n

Tories

during the American Revolution, 505, 506n

toys

and TJ's grandchildren, 91

Tracy, Uriah

appointed to Senate committee, 372, 395n

introduces defense measures, 423n

and Imlay's petition, 584n

traders, British

rights in Northwest Terr., 228n

Traquair, James (stonecutter), 585

Travels into North America (Peter Kalm)

cited by TJ, 298, 304n

Travels through the United States of North America, the Country of the Iroquois, and Upper Canada (François Alexandre Frédéric, Duc de La Rochefoucauld-Liancourt), 149n

Treasury, U.S. Department of the

land tax policy, 285

affluence of, allows postponement of taxes, 586, 588

Treaty of Greenville

U.S. acquisition of lands under, 11n

considered in House of Representatives, 62, 70-1, 95n

and British traders in Northwest Terr., 228n

trees

at Monticello, 105

trifolium agrarium

clover seed sent to TJ, 510-12

described by Strickland, 512

See also clover seed

Trist, Elizabeth House

letter to, 350-1

considers buying lands near Monticello, 350-1

letter from cited, 351n

Trist, Hore Browse, 351

triticum spica multiplici

wheat sent to TJ, 509

See also wheat

Tronchin, Jean Armand

letter from, 207-8

and foreign creditors' recovery of funds in U.S., 207-9

Trumbull, John

letter from, 325-6

and TJ's return to public life, 325-6

Trump, Daniel

makes sashes for TJ, 212, 324, 523, 530

Tubman, M., 509

Tuckahoe (Randolph estate), 568

Tucker, St. George

letter to, 519-20

letters from, 488-9, 515-16

scientific pursuits, 139

"Jonathan Pindar" odes, 192

abolition proposal, 488-9, 519

Dissertation on Slavery, 489n

reports British harassment of ships, 515-16

Tufton (TJ estate)

slaves at, 98

Turkey

Volney compares western prairies to, 174

turnips, 546, 554

Turpin, Philip (TJ's cousin)

letter from, 155-6

and natural history, technology, 155-6

sends mammoth bone, 155, 481

letters from cited, 156n

letters to cited, 156n

Tuscany

U.S. diplomats in, 23n

and French campaign in Italy, 161

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