Thomas Jefferson Secret Message Analysis

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- The secret messages tells us that Jefferson viewed that the expansion in the west and the Natives is that he wants to build it in a way that can help the Americans and the Native Americans. Jefferson wanted to expand the area but in a good way so that it was not about money. Because at first they were fine with selling there but then they saw what was being done to it and they wanted it back. In Jeffersons secret message he asked Congress for $2,500 to explore the West all the way to the Pacific Ocean. At the time the territory did not belong to the United States, therefore Congress agreed to fund the expedition that would be led by Lewis and Clark.

Jeffersons solution was for everyone to be a farmer assistant which is to live off of the
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