Loading

Final Page, Jefferson's First State of the Union Address to Congress

Jefferson, Thomas1801-12-08

Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello

Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello

And shall we refuse the unhappy fugitives from distress that hospitality which the savages of the wilderness extended to our fathers arriving in this land? Shall oppressed humanity find no asylum on this globe?

With restrictions, perhaps, to guard against the fraudulent usurpation of our flag. . .no endeavor should be spared to detect and suppress it.

Show lessRead more
  • Title: Final Page, Jefferson's First State of the Union Address to Congress
  • Creator: Jefferson, Thomas
  • Date Created: 1801-12-08
Home
Explore
Nearby
Profile