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For those of you who have previously been to Monticello, you may be surprised now to see that the dining room is no longer a Wedgewoodesque blue. It has been repainted to a color Jefferson chose for this room…a chrome yellow! Just this past year, a descendent of Madison Hemmings visited and...more »

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This photo of Jefferson’s bedchamber almost includes the skylight on the ceiling. It does include the three elliptical windows cut into the wall to provide sunlight and ventilation to a clothing closet. When Jefferson redesigned Monticello, perhaps much of his rationale was to bring more...more »

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This photo of Monticello’s West Front with the fishpond and the reflection of the house in the water is truly a great photo opportunity. Don’t miss it. To make it perhaps even MORE spectacular, have your family, friends, significant other, or you pose on the pathway behind the flowers facing...more »

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