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Thomas Jefferson Was Born


One of the documents the U.S. was built upon, written in Jefferson's own hand when he was only 33 years old

CREDIT: Jefferson, Thomas. "Original Rough Draught of the Declaration of Independence," 1776. Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.

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