A worksheet to help students analyze the photographs, provided by the National Park Service: http://www.nps.gov/history/nr/twhp/photoana.htm
Photographs of the Sweet Briar Plantation.http://www.tusculum.sbc.edu/SweetBriarPlantation/history_photos.shtml
African American Heritage at Sweet Briar.
Historic Postcards from Sweet Briar's campus.
Article about enslaved families.
View information about Thomas Jefferson's Monticello (Albemarle County)
Learn about Thomas Jefferson's Retreat at Poplar Forest (Bedford County)
Compare George Washington's Mt. Vernon to the Sweet Briar Plantation
Visit the newly restored Montpelier, home to James and Dolley Madison (Orange Co.)
This lesson plan was modified from the National Park Service's Teaching With Historic Places on-line guide. For more lesson plans that use historic places, visit: www.nps.gov/history/nr/twhp/. For a list of lesson plans that use sites in Virginia, visit: www.nps.gov/history/nr/twhp/state.htm#va.