Thomas Jefferson

Provided / University of Cincinnati

Nearly 200 years ago, a student at Cincinnati College wrote a letter to Thomas Jefferson asking about a particular Polish general from the Revolutionary War. Jefferson wrote back, and his response is being donated - along with that student's thesis - to the University of Cincinnati.

In advance of President’s Day, Lee Hay talks by phone with artist and author Maira Kalman about her new young people’s book, Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything.