Extract from Isaac Briggs’s Account of a Visit to Monticello

His 77th year finds him strong, active and in full possession of a sound mind. He rides a trotting horse and sits on him as straight as a young man.

Published in Merrill D. Peterson, ed., Visitors to Monticello (1989), 90.
Author
Isaac Briggs
Date Range
Date
November 3, 1820
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Repository
MdHi