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Read what Monticello staff members and guest authors have to say about Jefferson, Monticello, and how they experience Jefferson's experiment every day.


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We don't have many of her letters—or any images of her—but Martha Wayles Jefferson...MORE »

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A former guide at Monticello gives his view of the Gilbert Stuart's portrait of Thomas Jefferson, taken from a sitting in Washington, DC, in 1805.

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Thomas Jefferson, Videos
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Thomas Jefferson had a #NeedForSpeed.

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"because by these, as testimonials that I have lived, I wish most to be remembered." - Thomas Jefferson, undated, Design for Tombstone and...MORE »

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Chef Alice Waters was the recipient of the 2017 Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medal in Citizen Leadership.  Watch the...MORE »

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Plantation and Slavery, Videos
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A couple of years ago, while I was on my way up to a meeting at Monticello, I was walking by one of my favorite blooming trees, the Mimosa Tree, and saw a woman lying on her back motionless with her eyes closed.  It was one of those moments when your first thought is to worry about the person’s...MORE »

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