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Angel of Equality, Thomas Jefferson Monument

Angel of Equality, Thomas Jefferson Monument Image by elycefeliz “Almighty God has created the mind free. All attempts to influence it by temporal punishments or burthens are a departure from the plan of the Author of our religion. No man shall be compelled to frequent or support any religion, worship or ministry, or shall otherwise […]

Executive Papers of Governor Thomas Jefferson: Conservation at the Library of Virginia

This video shows the conservation process for the Executive Papers of Governor Thomas Jefferson, second governor of Virginia, 1779-1781. Watch Leslie Courtois, Senior Conservator with Etherington Conservation Services, HF Group, as she works to restore these valuable records in the Library of Virginia’s Conservation Lab. Leslie will delaminate, deacidify and repair these historically significant documents […]

White House Summit on Community Colleges – Thomas Nelson Community College

Founded in 1967, Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) is the fourth largest community college in the Virginia’s Community Colleges with an enrollment of more than 15000 students. Thomas Nelson Community College is a two-year institution of higher education and is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges. TNCC is one […]

Equity and Excellence in American Higher Education (Thomas Jefferson Foundation Distinguished Lecture Series)

Equity and Excellence in American Higher Education (Thomas Jefferson Foundation Distinguished Lecture Series) Thomas Jefferson once stated that the foremost goal of American education must be to nurture the “natural aristocracy of talent and virtue.” Although in many ways American higher education has fulfilled Jefferson’s vision by achieving a widespread level of excellence, it has […]

The Big Picture, episode 4, Interview with Judge Thomas D. Horne and Rhonda Paice, Esq.

Jon Huddleston interviews Judge Thomas D. Horne and Rhonda Paice of Loudoun County to discuss their community service, particularly their involvement in Loudoun Bar Association’s “Leadership in the Law Summer Camp” held in Leesburg, Virginia. Senior Justice Harry L. Carrico and local lawyers participate. www.loudounbar.org www.fauquierbar.com www.camphighroad.org Video Rating: 4 / 5

Who is a Bigger Elitist Obama or Thomas Jefferson?

Question by dolphin314etc: Who is a Bigger Elitist Obama or Thomas Jefferson? We don’t have direct democracy in the USA. Why? Well for one thing, Jefferson realized that the People cannot be trusted to be wise. He even thought that, absent the University of Virginia to train them, the People’s representatives would not be wise. […]

Greater Los Angeles 1906 – 2272 S Harvard Blvd – Thomas E Gibbon (Demolished)

Greater Los Angeles 1906 – 2272 S Harvard Blvd – Thomas E Gibbon (Demolished) Image by Kansas Sebastian Thomas E Gibbon Residence (Demolished, current site of First AME Church) 2272 Harvard Blvd West Adams Heights, Block 2, Lot 6 Train and Williams Here is Train and Williams at their best, with an American Craftsman house […]