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While Jefferson often gets the credit, it was enslaved chefs like James...MORE »

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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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