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March 13, 2020

“..You can scour Jefferson’s letters or other writings and you won’t find this quote anywhere. It is attributed Jefferson by Margaret Bayard Smith in her novel, A Winter in Washington. The house was in an unfinished state, and when Mr. Seymour …
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November 27, 2019

Unearthing History Homeowners insurance policies help guide archaeological discoveries at James Monroe’s Highland estate in Virginia. When Sara Bon-Harper took over as executive director of James Monroe’s Highland estate in 2012, she knew something was missing—part of the Founding Father’s …
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