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Find out what the Thomas Jefferson Foundation as well as Monticello staff members and guest bloggers have to say about Jefferson and Monticello.


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Leslie Greene Bowman

As the nation watches hate groups assemble in Charlottesville this weekend, it is important for those of us who live and work here to uphold our shared values and beliefs. Hate has no place at Monticello, or in our community. The Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello stands against racism...MORE »

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Monticello

Chef and culinary historian Michael Twitty talks with PBS's NewsHour about his new book on the complicated story of race, culture and food and its legacy today....MORE »

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Monticello

Tips on planting seeds and transplanting seedlings from our Thomas Jefferson Center for Historic Plants...MORE »

Blog Categories: 
Gardens, Videos
Author: 
Leslie Greene Bowman

Recently, Charlottesville has been a focal point in the national conversation on race. We have seen crowds gather in our town square to debate essential questions of race and history. We are aware of – and deeply concerned by...MORE »

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Kate Barlow

Monticello Curatorial Assistants unpack the various parts of the air pumpBefore the era of Wii’s, Twitter, and Netflix, the Jefferson family entertained...MORE »

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Chad

"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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Monticello

Keeping the Monticello mountain supplied with fresh water was a constant struggle. Guides Charles Morrill and...MORE »

Blog Categories: 
Thomas Jefferson, Videos
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Lisa at the PTJRS
Blog Categories: 
Research, Thomas Jefferson
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Gayle Jessup White

Liam GombergEleven–year-old Liam Gomberg, wide-eyed and chin in hand, was...MORE »

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Derek Baxter

Derek Baxter is a guest blogger and Monticello enthusiast who attended the British Invasion, 1781 event on June 18, 2016. Learn about his experience and mark your calendars for June 3-4, 2017.

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