“The Private Jefferson: From the Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society” opens October 15th.
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Alligators, fires, and beehives–just a few fascinating things about The Jefferson. But maybe the most understated aspect of the historical hotel is its very modern restaurant.
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Virginia officials recently celebrated the 225th anniversary of the arrival of the plaster-of-Paris model that was the basis for building the state Capitol. Thomas Jefferson commissioned Frenchman Jean-Pierre Fouquet to make the model and ship it to the newly independent United States of America. It arrived on Feb. 28, 1787, and is still on display for the public.