Celebrating 225 years of collecting, protecting, and sharing American history, life, and culture.
Monday, 15 February 2016
Explore Jefferson’s complex personality and political views through select correspondence and writings including the Declaration of Independence, records of farming at Monticello, and his architectural drawings.
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64 of our most fascinating items go head-to-head in our MHS Madness tournament.
Spanning 225 years (1791-2016), the MHS Timeline is a collection of important events and places in the history of the Society.
Teachers and students across the country are invited to take part in MHS founder Jeremy Belknap’s adventures and see how far he travels.
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