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Happy Holidays! - The West Lawn at The University of Virginia

Happy Holidays! - The West Lawn at The University of Virginia 

 

This image, which was provided by the Alumni Association at the University of Virginia, brings back fond memories of my years as a student at The University.  I was there for  undergraduate and law school.  The scene is the West Lawn, facing the Rotunda.  All of this was conceived and designed by Thomas Jefferson.

The cornerstone for the first structure on the West Lawn was laid on October 6, 1817. Jefferson, Madison and Monroe were present.

One of my experiences as a student was a chance to live on the Lawn, at 21 West Lawn which is located on the left side of this photograph.  When you are in Virginia, include a tour of The University in your plans.  You will also want to visit Thomas Jefferson's home at Monticello.

By the way, there are several excellent wineries in the area to add some moments of extra pleasure to your visit.

Enjoy the holidays with your camera in hand.

 

Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs

Roy Kelley and Associates

 

Roy Kelley, Associate Broker

Realty Group Referrals (Retired from RE/MAX Realty Group)

6 Montgomery Village Ave., Suite 200

Gaithersburg, MD 20879

Main Office:  301-258-7757 (You will not reach me at this number)

Send an email message if you need my phone numbers. I will be happy to recommend a real estate professional if you are moving to the area.

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