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Government by the majority who participate (Quotation)

Quotation: "We in America do not have government by the majority. We have government by the majority who participate."

Variations: None known.

Sources consulted:

Warm Springs, VA

TJE Original Title: 
Warm Springs
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Wasconsca (Silhouette)

TJE Original Title: 
Wasconsca (Silhouette)

Artist/Maker: Charles Willson Peale (1741-1827) or Moses Williams (active 1813-1820)

Created: 1806

Origin/Purchase: Philadelphia

Materials: paper

Dimensions: 7.6 x 3.8 (3 x 1 1/2 in.)

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Completed Volumes

Volume 1 (4 March 1809-15 November 1809)

Volume 2 (16 November 1809-11 August 1810)

About Jefferson Quotes & Family Letters

Jefferson Quotes & Family Letters is a companion to the letterpress volumes of The Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Retirement Series. The content presented as part of this collection includes Family Letters: full, searchable transcriptions of a rich body of correspondence to and between Jefferson's immediate and extended family.

About Jefferson Quotes & Family Letters

Jefferson Quotes & Family Letters is a companion to the letterpress volumes of The Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Retirement Series. The content presented as part of this collection includes Family Letters: full, searchable transcriptions of a rich body of correspondence to and between Jefferson's immediate and extended family.