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Blog Posts by Annette Gordon-Reed
Read what Monticello staff members and guest authors have to say about Jefferson, Monticello, and how they experience Jefferson's experiment every day.
January 15, 2009
On the election of the United States' first African-American president Guest commentary Barack Obama's inauguration opens another chapter in the history of race relations in the United States. He is very fond of quoting Abraham Lincoln, and seems his natural heir. Certainly the victory that Lincoln...More >>