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Live with Jefferson & Washington
7,899 views • August 25, 2020
Thomas Jefferson and George Washington are pivotal figures in our nation’s history. They were also friends and colleagues who knew each other well. Yet, that doesn’t mean they always saw eye to eye. Indeed, they were deeply divided when Washington died in 1799. Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello and George Washington’s Mount Vernon are proud to partner on a live Q&A featuring Thomas Jefferson, interpreted by Bill Barker, and George Washington, interpreted by Dean Malissa, on Tuesday, August 25, at 12:00 p.m. EDT. Please join us as these veteran interpreters delve into the relationship between Jefferson and Washington, their leadership styles, views in politics and slavery, and their respective impact on America’s founding. Select the “Get Reminder” button so you don’t miss it!