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7 edition of Thomas Jefferson"s Monticello found in the catalog.

Thomas Jefferson"s Monticello

a photographic portrait

by Robert C. Lautman

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Published by Monacelli Press in association with the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Homes and haunts -- Virginia -- Albemarle County -- Pictorial works,
  • Monticello (Va.) -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementphotographs by Robert C. Lautman ; introduction by David McCullough ; foreword by Daniel P. Jordan ; anthology of writings selected by Ann M. Lucas and Rebecca L. Bowman.
    ContributionsThomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, Inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE332.74 .L38 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1005901M
    ISBN 101885254466
    LC Control Number96045704

    Catalog (Library Spanning circa s to ) The Catalog, a page bound manuscript in Jefferson’s hand, is a record of his second library following the fire that destroyed Jefferson's library at is unclear when exactly Jefferson began this particular book . Sarah "Sally" Hemings (c. –) was an enslaved woman of mixed race owned by President Thomas ing to The New York Times, there is a "growing historical consensus" among scholars that, as a widower, Jefferson had a long-term relationship with Hemings, and that he was the father of her six children, born after the death of his wife Martha Jefferson Born: Sarah Hemings, c. , Charles City County, .

    Bear, James A. Thomas Jefferson's Book-Marks. Charlottesville: University of Virginia; Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, Wyllie, John Cook. Thomas Jefferson's Prayer Book. Meriden, CT: Meriden Gravure Company, Library of Congress. Thomas Jefferson and the World of Books. Nailmaking implements from Thomas Jefferson's nailery at Monticello. The young boys known as nailers hammered out 5, to 10, nails per day. (Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello).

    His most recent book isThe Fruits and Fruit Trees of Monticello. Curator of Monticello since , Susan R. Stein has responsibility for Thomas Jefferson's world-famous house and the wide variety of artifacts that relate to Jefferson.   Visitors have long come to Monticello to see and admire Thomas Jefferson's mansion, but a new silhouette and exhibition bring a largely hidden life into the open. No portrait exists of Sally.


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Thomas Jefferson"s Monticello by Robert C. Lautman Download PDF EPUB FB2

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