Monticello: drawing octagons, [1771]
by Thomas Jefferson

Identification numbers: N123; K94
11 cm x 10.7 cm (4-5/16" x 4-3/8")

Page N123
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[DESCRIPTION: Theorem for drawing three sides of an octagon on a given base, with diagram. This piece may have been part of the Monticello Building Notebook begun in 1770 (see N097/K68 - N121/K92).]

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