Library of Congress Upcoming Webinar: The 1815 Sale of Jefferson’s Library to the Nation

Tuesday, October 20 at 2:00 pm (EDT)

Thomas Jefferson

2015 marks the 200th anniversary of the sale of Thomas Jefferson’s library to Congress, still celebrated today as the founding collection for the Library of Congress. Join Monticello librarian and historian Endrina Tay, in conversation with Library of Congress history specialist Jurretta Heckscher, as they explore the history of the sale, shedding light on the lesser known facts behind this fascinating story.

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