From Thomas Jefferson Encyclopedia
Paris is the capitol of France and Thomas Jefferson lived there while he was U.S. minister to France from 1784 to 1789.
Jefferson's Residences in Paris
- 1784 August 6-10. Lodges on the Right Bank at the Hotel d'Orleans (Rue de Richelieu near the Palais Royal).
- 1784 August 10-October 17. Lodges on the Left Bank at the Hotel D'Orleans (Rue des Petits Augustins-present Rue Bonaparte).
- 1784 October 17-1785 October 17. Rents a house on the Cul-de-sac Taitbout near the present Boulevard Haussmann. Jefferson called it "Hotel Tetebout."
- 1785 October 17-1789 September 26. Rents the Hotel de Langeac (corner of the Rue de Berri and the Champs-Elysees).
- Adams, William Howard. Paris Years of Thomas Jefferson. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1997. Available for purchase at Monticello Gift Shop
- Kimball, Marie Geobel. Jefferson: The Scene in Europe. New York: Coward-McCann, 1951.
- Rice, Howard C. Jr. Thomas Jefferson's Paris. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1976.
- Shackelford, George Green. Thomas Jefferson's Travels in Europe, 1784-1789. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995.
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