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Restored Slave Quarters Unveiled At Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello As Donor Gives $10M For More Restoration

By Blackthen

The first log slave quarters with dirt floors to be rebuilt at Thomas Jefferson’s home were formally unveiled Saturday at Monticello, and descendants of more than 100 slaves from the third president’s plantation marked the occasion in Virginia. Re-creating structures to represent slave life at the home of the author …read more

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