Ask Question
14 December, 05:22

What city did jefferson want to buy at first?

Answers (1)
  1. 14 December, 07:18
    President Thomas Jefferson sought to purchase the town of New Orleans and the surrounding territory, then simply known as the Louisiana Territory, from the French in order to secure trading routes for the United States. He wanted to prevent any disruption in American economics that would come from disrupted trade
Know the Answer?