This is a photograph of a portrait of Thomas Jefferson by noted American artist Thomas Sully. The photograph was collected as part of the George Washington Bicentennial Commission's plans for a celebration of the birth and accomplishments of our nation's first President.
National Archives, Records of Exposition, Anniversary, and Memorial Commissions
- ARC Gallery: American History
- Jefferson Buys Louisiana Territory, and the Nation Moves Westward
- Jefferson Looks Westward: President Secretly Sought Funds from Congress to Explore Louisiana Territory, Develop Trade