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The Jeffersonian cyclopedia;

a comprehensive collection of the views of Thomas Jefferson classified and arranged in alphabetical order under nine thousand titles relating to government, politics, law, education, political economy, finance, science, art, literature, religious freedom, morals, etc.;

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9159. WOMEN, Barbarism and.—
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9159. WOMEN, Barbarism and.—

[Indian] women are submitted to unjust
drudgery. This, I believe, is the case with
every barbarous people. With such, force is
law. The stronger sex, therefore, imposes on
the weaker. * * * Were we in equal barbarism,
our females would be equal drudges.—
Notes on Virginia. Washington ed. viii, 305. Ford ed., iii, 153.