Thomas Jefferson, Library of Congress
Religion and the Founding of the American Republic, Library of Congress
Section IV: “Religion and the Federal Government”
Rivers, Edens, Empires: Lewis & Clark and the Revealing of America, Library of Congress
• Prologue: http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/lewisandclark/lewis-prologue.html
• Lewis and Clark: http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/lewisandclark/lewis-landc.html
Temple of Liberty: Building the Capitol for a New Nation, Library of Congress
Thomas Jefferson Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
Thomas Jefferson Supplement Collection (134 titles), Rare Books and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress
Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson. Compiled with Annotations by E. Millicent Sowerby
Resources for Teachers
Lesson Plan: Thomas Jefferson's Library: Making the Case for a National Library
Collection Connection: The Thomas Jefferson Papers
Title: Jefferson and His Legacy
Speaker: Joseph Ellis, Annette Gordon-Reed
Event Date: 07/25/2000
Running Time: 35 minutes
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Thomas Jefferson Monticello
Thomas Jefferson Quotations
The Academy of Natural Sciences
Things to Do
Thomas Jefferson Building, Virtual Tour, Library of Congress
Read More About It
De Mooy, Kees, ed. The Wisdom of Thomas Jefferson. New York: Citadel Press, 2003.
Ellis, Joseph. American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997.
Gordon-Reed, Annette. Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia,
1997. Jefferson, Thomas. Notes on the State of Virginia. David Waldstreicher, ed. New York: Palgrave, 2002.
Maier, Pauline. American Scripture: Making the Declaration of Independence. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997.
Peterson, Merrill. The Jefferson Image in the American Mind. New York: Oxford University Press, 1988.
Thomas Jefferson: Genius of Liberty. Introduction by Garry Wills. New York: Viking Studio in Association with the Library of Congress
2000. Wilson, Douglas L. Jefferson’s Books. Charlottesville: Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, 1996.
For Younger Readers
Ferris, Jeri. Thomas Jefferson: Father of Liberty. Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books, 1998.
Gilbin, James Cross. Thomas Jefferson: A Picture Biography. Illustrated by Michael Dooling. New York: Scholastic, Inc., 1994.
Harness, Cheryl. Thomas Jefferson. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, 2004.
Kukla, Amy and Jon Kukla. Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit Happiness New York: Power Plus Books, 2005.
Severance, John B. Thomas Jefferson: Architect of Democracy. New York: Clarion Books, 1998.