Thomas Jefferson as Revolutionary
Professor Woody Holton discussed Thomas Jefferson’s motivations for writing the Declaration of Independence and the groups that… read more
Professor Woody Holton discussed Thomas Jefferson’s motivations for writing the Declaration of Independence and the groups that influenced him. He also responded to questions from members of the audience.
Woody Holton is the author of Unruly Americans and the Origins of the Constitution and Abigail Adams.
The speech “Thomas Jefferson as a Revolutionary: Leader or Follower” was presented at Monticello. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Bowman, Leslie Greene President and CEO Thomas Jefferson Foundation
- Holton, Woody Associate Professor University of Richmond->History Department
- Looney, J. "Jeff" Jefferson Editor-in-Chief Thomas Jefferson Foundation->Papers of Thomas Jefferson
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