Posts Tagged ‘Thomas Jefferson’
October 9, 2013
It is now, in the last warm days of autumn, that the butter beans reach their perfection. There are actually two forms of this bean. The larger variety is known as the Lima as its first description came from that Peruvian city. The smaller, sweeter …
July 6, 2012
The compelling story of two celebrated founding fathers, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams, and one astute first lady, Abigail Adams, returns for encore performances. “Jefferson & Adams” will be presented at Colonial Williamsburg’s Kimball Theatre 7:30 p.m. July 5-7.
The live stage production features the original all-star cast of Colonial Williamsburg’s renowned character historian Bill …
July 2, 2012
April 23, 2012
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April 13, 2012
April 13th marks the 269th anniversary of Thomas Jefferson’s birth. Honor the man whose philosophies became a touchstone for modern democracy — ponder and debate his ideas alongside those of the contemporary age.
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March 15, 2012
To celebrate the 250th anniversary of Thomas Jefferson’s completion of studies at the College of William and Mary, we’re re-introducing the Jefferson blog.
Twice a month, we’ll post one of Jefferson’s opinions on education. Just as often, we hope you’ll tell us whether you think the American school system has been true to his vision.