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The Partnership of Madison and Jefferson

Washington, DC
Saturday, July 2, 2011

This Fourth of July weekend American History TV is examining the lives and accomplishments of America’s Founders.

Thomas Jefferson was the author of the Declaration of Independence and James Madison is known as the “Father of the Constitution” and author of the Bill of Rights.

Next, Richard Brookhiser speaks about the partnership between Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, and how they influenced each other. This talk was given at Monticello in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Updated: Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at 1:32pm (ET)

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