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Unformatted text preview: Wrote Act for Establishing Religious Freedom Wrote Notes on the State of Virginia Commissioner, then minister, to France (1784-89) Secretary of State under Washington (1790-1794) Vice-President under John Adams (1797-1801) President (1801-1809). Jefferson as an Enlightenment Man Public Service Rationality (Declaration of Independence, Statute for Religious Freedom) Science and Discovery (Notes on the State of Virginia , Lewis and Clark) History and Aesthetics (Monticello, University of Virginia) Jefferson as a Contradictory Figure Slaveholder who declared All Men are Created Equal Devoted husband and father who had long-term relationship with enslaved woman, Sally Hemings and fathered her children Believer in change and innovation who helped create long-term American institutions Virginia Statue for Religious Freedom Notes on the State of Virginia , 1785 Monticello University of Virginia...
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