Tag Archives: Jefferson
Jefferson’s Vision for Poplar Forest

Jefferson’s Vision for Poplar Forest

A+A continues its search of the archives today, seeking out some of the magazine’s more interesting posts of the past five years. This one, on Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest, ran in May 2010; here it’s loaded with links to other posts that detail the building and its landscape: Thomas Jefferson’s affinity for landscape design can [...]

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A Year in the Life of the Rotunda

A Year in the Life of the Rotunda

For the past six years, Judith Shatin, professor of music at The University of Virginia, has enjoyed an office in the Stanford White-designed Old Cabell Hall on the Lawn. She has an inspiring view of Jefferson’s Rotunda.. “I happened to be sitting in Old Cabell, looking at that beautiful scene, when it suddenly occurred to [...]

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