Book/Printed Material Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer.

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Title
Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer.
Contributor Names
Banneker, Benjamin, 1731-1806.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Printed and sold by Daniel Lawrence ..., 1792.
Subject Headings
-  Slavery--United States--Early works to 1800
-  Banneker, Benjamin,--1731-1806
-  Astronomers--United States--Biography
-  African American scientists--Biography
Notes
-  Letter to Thomas Jefferson, transmitting a copy of the writer's almanac and discussing the subject of slavery.
-  Signatures: [A]² B-D².
-  Evans 24073
-  Jefferson's reply, dated August 30, 1791: p. 11-12.
-  Account of the life of Banneker: p. 13-15.
-  LAC brd 2019-04-19 no edits (2 cards)
Medium
15, [1] p. ; 21 cm. (4to)
Call Number/Physical Location
E446 .B2
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/AmericanImprints.22848.1
Library of Congress Control Number
17022848
Language
English
Online Format
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Description
Letter to Thomas Jefferson, transmitting a copy of the writer's almanac and discussing the subject of slavery. Signatures: [A]² B-D². Evans 24073 Jefferson's reply, dated August 30, 1791: p. 11-12. Account of the life of Banneker: p. 13-15. LAC brd 2019-04-19 no edits (2 cards)
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https://lccn.loc.gov/17022848
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Chicago citation style:

Banneker, Benjamin, Thomas Jefferson, and American Imprint Collection. Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer. Philadelphia: Printed and sold by Daniel Lawrence, 1792. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/17022848/.

APA citation style:

Banneker, B., Jefferson, T. & American Imprint Collection. (1792) Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer. Philadelphia: Printed and sold by Daniel Lawrence. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/17022848/.

MLA citation style:

Banneker, Benjamin, Thomas Jefferson, and American Imprint Collection. Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the secretary of state, with his answer. Philadelphia: Printed and sold by Daniel Lawrence, 1792. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/17022848/>.

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