James Madison's Montpelier


AIR DATE: Sunday, February 5, 2012
OVERVIEW:
Michael Quinn gave a tour of Montpelier, the home of James Madison, the fourth president of the United States, who is often called "the father of the U.S. Constitution." The home of James and Dolley Madison is located ninety miles south of the nation's capital. The 2,650 acre estate in Orange County, Virginia, is a property of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
KEYWORDS: History, Executive Branch, James Madison, American Artifacts