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Who was Thomas Jefferson?

By Ashley S.
New Jersey, Age 11

Thomas Jefferson was our third president oF the United States Of America and the author of the Declaration Of Independence. Jefferson was a self taught architect who designed his own home and the University Of Virginia. He could also read for 15 Hours straight and owned more than 6,000 books. Thomas Jefferson is on the nickel. And sadly our lovely Thomas had died July 4rth.