Date Thesis Awarded

4-2020

Document Type

Honors Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelors of Arts (BA)

Department

History

Advisor

Susan Kern

Committee Members

Amy Limoncelli

Alexandra Joosse

Abstract

This thesis explores the creation of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial in Washington, D.C. and investigates the historical memory of Thomas Jefferson that was incorporated into the memorial. The memorialization of Jefferson was influenced by The Thomas Jefferson Memorial Commission, Washingtonians, the New Deal and Second World War.

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