Thomas Jefferson was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence, governor of Virginia, and part of the Continental Congress during the Revolution. He was the first U.S. minister to France, and served as secretary of state under George Washington. As president, in 1803, he oversaw the purchase of the Louisiana Territory and sent Lewis and Clark to explore the new west. In 1807, he signed a law banning the importation of slaves. Jefferson, who spoke five languages, was a leader in the Enlightenment. He was an inventor, who had a deep interest in architecture, science, religion, and philosophy. He founded the University of Virginia. He expressed opposition to slavery but owned hundreds and only freed a few.
This U.S. President Thomas Jefferson History Mug is part of our US Presidential Series which includes all of the US Presidents. Content is crafted for a stunning visual experience and to inspire an interest to learn more about history. Biography and images are designed and printed in Bristol, Vermont, USA.
- 11 oz. mug: 3.75” H x 3” D
- 15 oz. mug: 4.5″ H x 3.25″ D
- Mugs are premium hard coated ceramic, which are food and microwave safe.
- To preserve photographic quality we recommend hand washing.
- Mugs are usually shipped within 3-5 days.
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