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Travelin’ TJ

“I am constantly roving about to see what I have never seen before and shall never see again.” – Thomas Jefferson

Help Thomas Jefferson see the modern world!

What do you think Jefferson would want to see if he were alive today? Take a picture with Travelin’ TJ on your next adventure near or far: it could be to the local library or another country! Share your picture and tell us where you took him and why you think TJ would find it interesting! Your submission will be shared on our Tr

avelin’ TJ Flickr group and may be shared on our Facebook page for all your friends to see!

Share your photo by:

Facebook: Tag “Monticello for Teachers” or post on our wall
Twitter: Tag @TeachMonticello
Instagram: Hashtag #TJMonticello
Flickr: If you have an account just upload and add it to the Travelin’ TJ Flickr group

**Please note that by submitting an image you are agreeing to the following:

I acknowledge that I am 13 years of age of older. If a minor child is pictured in the submitted image, I affirm that I am the parent or legal guardian of the pictured minor. I agree to the collection, use and disclosure of the submitted image and associated information as described in the Thomas Jefferson Foundation’s online Privacy Policy and Community Guidelines found at

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Copyright 2014 Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc.; Jesse Wells, artist.