Notes: "Descartes' Francine"

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Manuscript notes about Francine, the illegitimate daughter of Ren� Descartes. Probably written after a visit to the Descartes family home. According to Schurr, these notes were written on 23 September 1949 (Schurr, p.278). In 1949 and 1950, Jefferson published a number of articles on Descartes.