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Public ownership of Monticello.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Rules.

Public ownership of Monticello.

Hearings before the Committee on Rules of the House of Representatives of S. Con. res. 24, Wednesday, July 24, 1912 ...

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Rules.

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826,
  • Monticello (Va.)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLittleton, Martin W., Mrs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .R8 1912a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p.
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6551657M
    LC Control Number12035971
    OCLC/WorldCa26940192

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      MONTICELLO, Ark. – Governor Asa Hutchinson provided an update in Monticello regarding Arkansas’ COVID response on Wednesday. (August 12) Gov. Hutchinson gave Wednesday’s update from the Student Success Center at the University of Arkansas at Monticello. Governor Hutchinson reported new COVID cases in the state of Arkansas making the total .   The story hotel touted bedrooms and bathrooms, and an additional 38 rooms in the old Colonial Hotel next to the new structure.

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Monticello was designated a World. Jefferson Monroe Levy () was a successful three-term New York congressman, businessman, and lawyer who purchased Monticello at a public auction on Mafor $10, He owned and cared for the Monticello estate until it was purchased by the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation forty-four years later, in After the death of Uriah Phillips Levy inthe Civil War.

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Levy served as a Congressman at times during the early s and was encouraged by associates in Washington to turn the property over to public ownership. Though initially reluctant, in he offered the federal government the opportunity of purchasing Monticello, but after much congressional rhetoric on the subject, no funds were forthcoming.

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Monticello has attracted public attention ever since Jefferson’s own day, when sightseers regularly visited the grounds. Today the home is United Nation’s World Heritage Site visited by hundreds of thousands of people each year. The public was treated to a whole potpourri of articles and books on Jefferson and his ideas, and the stream of visitors to Monticello swelled into a broad river.

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