The Urinals of the Jefferson Memorial

The Jefferson Memorial, dedicated to Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States, is located in Washington, D.C.

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"Thomas Jefferson struck a chord for human liberty 200 years ago that resounds through the decades. But in the end, Jefferson's own appraisal of his life, and the one that he wrote for use on his own tombstone, suffices: 'Author of the Declaration of American Independence, of the Statute of Virginia for religious freedom, and Father of the University of Virginia.'"