Patent, to Jonathan Dickerson, 1791 July 30
Scope and Contents
This printed document is a patent for a method of controlling tides, signed by George Washington as President, Thomas Jefferson as Secretary of State, and Edmund Randolph as Attorney General.
- Creation: 1791 July 30
- From the Collection: Washington, George, 1732-1799 (Person)
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From the Collection: approx. 25 Linear Feet
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