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Jul 20, 2011 - Monticello, or not to Monticello?

Today we are supposed to go to Yorktown but there is little interest in the troops and I decide that they have seen quite a bit in the last 2 days, so they can go swim. I can go see George Washington’s tents another trip . More swimming, until finally I say we must leave to go see Thomas Jefferson’s home, Monticello. We leave and pass through Richmond on our way to Charlottesville. Ethan mentions that he has only seen 3 capitols, which gives me an idea, but onward to Monticello. But it is CLOSED. Doors are shut. Gates are closed. But I...

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