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Monticello, home of Thomas Jefferson, Charlottesville, Virginia, circa 1930-1939

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Summary:Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home in Charlottesville, Virginia, circa 1930-1939. Caption reads: "Monticello, home of Thomas Jefferson, northeast façade. Begun in 1769, it was many years being built according to Jefferson's plans, for bricks had to be made, timber hewn, nails wrought, and laborers trained on the scene of operations, and much material had to be brought from Europe." Postmark date: July 7, 1939; Postcard numbers: 810 and 110105; Message included.
Provider:J.P. Bell Co.
Curt Teich & Co.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Lynchburg
Temporal subject: 1931-1940
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Charlottesville
Topical subjects:Presidents
Monticello (Va.)
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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