Monroe Law Office

Also known as: James Monroe Law Office
908 Charles St., Fredericksburg, Virginia

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Description 

James Monroe (1758-1831, who would be the fifth President of the United States (1817-1825), used this structure as a law office from 1786 to 1789, after studying law with Thomas Jefferson. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, November 13, 1966

National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 13, 1966
Reference number
66000917
Areas of significance
Law; Politics/Government
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Professional
Current function
Museum
Period of significance
1750-1799
Significant years
1786; 1789