A retired biologist after a 40 career in developing public exhibits and exhibitions
This is a great website. I'm disappointed to see the complete ignorance of his deep relationship with Sally Hemings and the offspring they produced. Slavery was such a major and contradictory aspect of his personality, and social position. It was the primary source of his economic wealth, and he knew it. It would seem to me that any discussion or presentation of Jefferson would need to include references to the social and political environment of the newly formed nation and its economy. This information is well documented and a component of academic literature.