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What was Thomas Jefferson?

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Before he became president he was a planter, lawyer, writer, philosopher, scientist, and a architect. he was the author of the declaration of independence and he became the third president of the United States in 1801.
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What was Thomas Jefferson the main writer of?

THe Declaration of Independence was mostly the  work of Jefferson. 

What was Thomas Jefferson best known for?

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What was Thomas Jefferson position on slavery?

he had slaves but wanted to end slavery when they were writing the declaration of independence. unfortunately his paragraph about slavery was not included.

What was Thomas Jefferson famous for?

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Who is Thomas Jefferson and what he do?

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Who is Thomas Jefferson?

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What was Thomas Jefferson vision of the US?

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What was Thomas Jefferson greatest accomplishments?

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What was Thomas Jefferson famous for writing?

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