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Collection Reference Number GLC04882
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1801 
Title Aaron Burr to Thomas Jefferson regarding politics and Hamilton's envy
Date 21 April 1801
Author Burr, Aaron (1756-1836)  
Recipient Jefferson, Thomas  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Docketed by Thomas Jefferson ("Burr Aaron. N. York Apr.21.1801") at top of verso. Burr concludes his letter on politics that "Hamilton seems to be literally mad with spleen and envy and disappointment -- as far as I can yet judge, his efforts are perfectly impotent."
Subjects American Statesmen  Vice President  President  Politics  Duel  
People Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)  Burr, Aaron (1756-1836)  
Place written New York
Theme The Presidency; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Notes: Several sections of the document have been deliberately cut out, resulting in various text loss.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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