President’s Day at Poplar Forest

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WFXR celebratined President’s Day at the retreat home of the third President of the United States, Thomas Jefferson.

Jefferson inherited the property in the late 1700’s and started building the house in the early 1800’s. While Jefferson was serving as President he would routinely visit his home in Forest, VA to try to get away for a few days and also make sure the house was being built to his liking.

More info here: https://www.poplarforest.org/

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