Thomas Jefferson Reenactment
Mr. Barker, dressed in period costume, portrayed Thomas Jefferson in his early years as a young lawyer and statesman. He spoke… read more
Mr. Barker, dressed in period costume, portrayed Thomas Jefferson in his early years as a young lawyer and statesman. He spoke about Jefferson’s days at the College of William and Mary, slavery, his law career, international affairs, and other topics of the day. After the performance he answered questions from the audience while still in character. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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