Review Of 12 Weeks
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), wrote the Declaration of Independence and the third U.S. president, was a leading figure in America’s early development. During the American Revolutionary War. Jefferson served in the Virginia legislature and the Continental Congress and was governor of VA. He later served as U.S. minister to France and U.S. secretary of state, and was vice president under John Adams. Jefferson was elected president in 1800. During his two terms, the U.S. purchased the Louisiana Territory and Lewis and Clark.