Two UVA (University of Virginia) freshmen are walking around the campus trying to get oriented when they pass a statue of Thomas Jefferson listing the dates of his birth and death (1743-1826). One student turns to the other and says, "I didn't realize he had died". Such is the continuing influence of Thomas Jefferson on the City of Charlottesville. - Reader's Digest, "Top 50 Best Places to Raise a Family," 1997

These pictures were actually taken during two trips to Monticello. One with Scott's parents and the other with Dawn and Laurie.

Mr. Jefferson's Home

Scott's Parents
Scott's parents after visiting with Mr. Jefferson.
They are the tiny people on the porch.

The Three Musketeers

Virginia Tourism