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Monticello's former Robert H. Smith Director of Restoration, Bob Self,...MORE »

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With "a greater eye to convenience," Jefferson employed a number of mechanical gadgets at Monticello, including several different types of...MORE »

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On July 3, 1789, just before the storming of the Bastille and two months before he returned to America, Jefferson purchased a number of busts from Houdon. Among these was a...MORE »

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One of Monticello's most memorable features is the Great Clock, designed by...MORE »

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The Mather Brown portraits of Thomas Jefferson and John Adams are meant to hang together.

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World-renowned photographer and editor, Miguel Flores-Vianna captures inspiring views of Monticello for Cabana Magazine

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A look at how Jefferson designed the windows at Monticello not only to maximize the...MORE »

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Jefferson was Monticello's architect. But many of its finest architectural...MORE »

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Designed by Thomas Jefferson, executed by Louis Chantrot. If the Great Clock in the Hall was the most important public clock at Monticello, the Obelisk Clock was Jefferson's most important private one.

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