Saturday, March 8, 2014

Fact of the Day: Thomas Jefferson City

The capital of Missouri, Jefferson City is named after President and Founding Father Thomas Jefferson. 

14 comments:

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

I've never been there!

Dana said...

It's pretty there.

Laviña Jampit said...

seems like nice place :)

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Anna-Alina said...

looks nice.

Bob Bushell said...

Did they name her Newy Ork?????????

Elisabeth said...

That's an interesting detail, I think we have a few cities in Finland with similar stories. Thanks for stopping by my blog Adam!

xxx
E from Helsinki, Finland
http://dragonflyelisabeth.blogspot.fi/

DEZMOND said...

there's is something horrid in naming cities after politicians

Theresa Mahoney said...

Looks like a nice place to visit!

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Well, that makes sense!

Dascha said...

Wow so pretty! Love it :-)

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Ana Mínguez Corella said...

Beautiful place.. :-)))

Moscow Blogger said...

Nice post and thanks for sweet comments!
Moscow blogger by Marina Maximova
http://afinaskaterblogspotcom.blogspot.ru/

stephen Hayes said...

There seem to be many places named after Thomas Jefferson.

bj said...

I love learning this tidbit of history. It sure looks like a beautiful city.
Thanks for passing these parts of history on to us.
xo bj