MHS Calendar of Events

to May 26


The Private Jefferson

Explore Jefferson’s complexity through select correspondence and writings including the Declaration of Independence, records of farming at Monticello, and his architectural drawings.

Author Talk, Public Program Dr. Kimball's Time Machine: The Man Who Rediscovered Thomas Jefferson, Architect Please RSVP   registration required at no cost 28 June 2012.Thursday, 6:00PM - 7:30PM Pre-Talk Reception at 5:30 P.M. Hugh Howard, author of "Dr. Kimball and Mr. Jefferson"

Hugh Howard, author of Dr. Kimball and Mr. Jefferson: Rediscovering the Founding Fathers of American Architecture, will discuss Fiske Kimball, the pioneering writer, scholar, and museum director who recovered Thomas Jefferson’s architectural genius from historical memory. View a selection of Jefferson's drawings from the collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society, and learn more about the Society's Coolidge Collection of Thomas Jefferson Manuscripts.

Registration requested: please call 617-646-0560 or click on the ticket icon above to register online.