Monticello Guide Laura-Michal Balderson discusses Cornelia Jefferson Randolph's relationship with her grandfather, Thomas Jefferson, and highlights her mechanical drawings of the University of Virginia and Monticello's first floor.
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Jefferson informs Cornelia that her colony of silkworms is on its last legs.
Jefferson writes to nine-year-old Cornelia to encourage her to both write and read.
Letters by Cornelia Jefferson Randolph to her sisters and other friends and family members.
Explore a 360-degree view of the room where some of Jefferson's granddaughters lived at Monticello.
Have you always wanted to go upstairs at Monticello? This exclusive pass takes you behind the scenes: through the first floor of Monticello and up the narrow staircase to explore the private quarters on the second and third floors, including the iconic Dome Room.