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The Reader’s Notebook: University of Virginia founded January 25, 1819

Jan 25, 2021

Academical village of the University of Virginia, 1856, J. Serz
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January 25, 2021 -- The University of Virginia is a public research university in Charlottesville, Virginia. It was founded in 1819 by United States Declaration of Independence author Thomas Jefferson.