The life, writings and achievements of Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), 3rd President of the USA.
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Article by Joseph J. Ellis entitled American Sphinx examines the contradictions of Thomas Jefferson.
The Election of 1800: Teaching about a Critical Moment in the History of American Constitutional Democracy
Provides full-text access to the ERIC Digest of this name which discusses the importance of the peaceful transfer of power from John Adams to Thomas Jefferson. [PDF]
Details about the 3rd President of the United States. Offers a browsing index with a large selection of categories, library collections, a Thomas Jefferson Portal and a list of related links.
Life of Thomas Jefferson
Online text of B.L. Rayner's biography "published just eight years after Jefferson's death, it is a fervent story, filled with the republican spirit".
Jefferson's home in Charlottesville. Information about the house, plantation and grounds as well as the man himself.
Report of the Research Committee on Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings
Final report of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation's examination, published in January of 2000, available as hypertext and PDF.
Six Historic Americans: Thomas Jefferson
Article argues that Jefferson's writings prove he was not a Christian, but a Freethinker.
Provides a biography of American President Thomas Jefferson. Includes his portrait and a list of his Supreme Court appointments.
Short biography from the official Whitehouse site.
Thomas Jefferson Digital Archive
Over 1,700 items, including some color manuscript images, texts, quotations, bibliography and other resources from the UVA.
Thomas Jefferson Online
Site based on the PBS documentary by Ken Burns.
Thomas Jefferson: Radical and Racist
In the future Jefferson will not be considered the Sage of Monticello argues Conor Cruise O'Brien in the Atlantic.
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