Member Spotlight Found in Continental Congress - Papers The National Archives Continental Congress - Papers Location: Continental Congress - PapersLtrs from Thomas JeffersonVolume 2 (Vol 2)Page 604
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Thomas Jefferson writes about mass production of firearms

This interesting letter indicates that Thomas Jefferson met a craftsman in Paris who is able to make musket parts with enough precision that they are interchangable from one musket to another. He suggests that congress move this person to the US.


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