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The Rotunda

Central Focus point of the original Academic Village at University of Virginia. Founded on October 6, 1817 by Thomas Jefferson in the presence of three presidents; Jefferson, James Madison and James Monroe.
Rest day in Charlottesville

May 20th 2018
Today was a scheduled and welcome day off. The forecast was rain most of the day, so I wasn’t anxious to get back on my bike anyway. My host family JoAnn and David Dalley were a delightful couple. My downstairs arrangement was perfect and I very much enjoyed their company. JoAnn is a Master Gardner and avid bird watcher. David is a bicycle nut like me. Thank you both for such a wonderful ... read more
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American Flag Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
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