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Blog Posts by Emilie Johnson
Read what Monticello staff members and guest authors have to say about Jefferson, Monticello, and how they experience Jefferson's experiment every day.
April 29, 2014
Monticello is most famously known as Thomas Jefferson’s house. However, many people occupied its rooms, including Jefferson’s daughters, grandchildren and slaves. In contrast to Jefferson’s sanctum sanctorum , the second story was a crowded, busy, and feminine space, occupied by women from the crib...More >>