Slavery at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello

Christa Dierksheide, Gardiner Hallock, and Steve Light showed some of the renovations taking place to Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello. The Thomas Jeffersonread more

Christa Dierksheide, Gardiner Hallock, and Steve Light showed some of the renovations taking place to Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello. The Thomas Jefferson Foundation was renovating the south wing of Monticello, which was one the kitchen, dairy, and slave quarters. Ms. Dierksheide explained how Monticello was expanding its story to include the enslaved people who lived and worked on the 5,000 acre plantation.

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  • Christa Dierksheide Historian Smith (Robert H.) International Center for Jefferson Studies
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Slavery at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello

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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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Apr 11, 2017 | 12:47pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Aug 20, 2018 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Apr 11, 2017 | 12:47pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • Apr 16, 2017 | 10:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 16, 2017 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 17, 2017 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 30, 2017 | 5:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 30, 2017 | 9:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 06, 2017 | 10:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2017 | 7:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Aug 20, 2017 | 11:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2017 | 2:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2017 | 4:56am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Aug 19, 2018 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2018 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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