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Thomas Jefferson Accomplishments

Thomas Jefferson Memorial is one of the most romantic places in the world. Visit it at night when there are fewer visitors and you will see why. The best time of year is during cherry blossoms, if you're lucky enough to visit during their peak.

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In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. -- Thomas Jefferson

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Important Facts About Thomas Jefferson

Image of Thomas Jefferson by Charles Wilson Peale, 1791. - Credit: Library of Congress

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Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson This Thomas Jefferson Pack includes several different resources to help your kids learn all about Thomas Jefferson's accomplishments! This pack includes the following:- Slides that give students an overview of his life.- Booklet craftivity- students will create a booklet that helps them remember all about his life.

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The Jefferson Memorial in Washington DC was built in remembrance of Jefferson's accomplishments. It sits on the south side of the tidal basin. It was modeled on the design of Jefferson's home Monticello and was finished in 1943.

What were President Thomas Jefferson's accomplishments?

#3 Martha Wayles Skelton Jefferson, wife of third president Thomas Jefferson. (b. 1748 - d. 1782). She died after eleven years of marriage, Jefferson remained a widower for the rest of his life after promising her he would never remarry. Her death also was 18 years before Jefferson was elected president in 1800. No facial image of her survives. This portrait was based on contemporary descriptions and executed 183 years after her death.

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What is written on Thomas Jefferson’s gravestone?

Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both died on July 4, 1826.

Thomas Jefferson's accomplishments while in office include drafting the Declaration of Independence and doubling the size of the U.S. with the Louisiana Purchase.