Topic: Mr. Jefferson

New & Notable

New & Notable

Five new books from UVA alumni

Five new books from UVA alumni.

Fall 2013

Bookmarked: Founders Online

Bookmarked: Founders Online

http://founders.archives.gov/

A new website offers free access to the papers of six of America's founding fathers.

Fall 2013

Light and Shadow

Light and Shadow

New books examine Jefferson's complexities

Four new books examine Thomas Jefferson's complexities.

Spring 2013

The Celestial Dome

The Celestial Dome

Thomas Jefferson envisioned the Rotunda dome room not as a library but as a planetarium for teaching astronomy.

Winter 2012

Experimental Beds

Experimental Beds

Artist examines the slave experience at Monticello

Australian artist Judy Watson examines Thomas Jefferson's relationships through a series of etchings.

Winter 2012

The Jefferson Thanksgiving Challenge

The Jefferson Thanksgiving Challenge

We challenged alumni chefs to create Thanksgiving dishes using only the ingredients that would have been available at Monticello during Thomas Jefferson's time.

Alumni chefs create dishes using only ingredients available at Monticello during Jefferson's time.

November 19, 2012

Signs of the Time

Signs of the Time

Library Archives Signs, Aritcles and Online Content from the Events of June

Fall 2012

Jefferson's Secret Bible

Jefferson’s Secret Bible

In the twilight of his life, Jefferson began exploring his faith and deepening his understanding of the Bible and Christianity.

Spring 2012

Minding Manners

Minding Manners

Civility Project compiles rules using Washington’s model

Lack of respect and courtesy constitute a serious national problem, according to a study conducted in 2002, and most people interviewed saw the problem as getting worse.

Winter 2009

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