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Unformatted text preview: October 12, 1787 Re-elected minister to France for a three-year term July 2, 1788The Constitution of the United States is declared ratified April 30, 1789 George Washington and John Adams inaugurated President and Vice President, respectively, in New York July 14, 1789 Bastille Day; French Revolution begins September 26, 1789 Appointed Secretary of State October 22, 1789 Jefferson departs from Paris for a leave of absence in the United States November 23, 1789 Docks at Norfolk, Virginia and learns of his appointment as Secretary of State February 23, 1790 Daughter Martha married to Thomas Mann Randolph in ceremony at Monticello March 22, 1790 Sworn in as Secretary of State in New York July 16, 1790 With Jefferson's encouragement per the Assumption Plan, President Washington arranges for shift of national capital from New York via Philadelphia to...
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