The Library of Congress invited the musician, a classically trained flutist, to play the instrument at her concert this week
Around 300 enslaved people lived and worked on James Madison's historic estate
Copy of Declaration of Independence, Hidden Behind Wall Paper During the Civil War, Resurfaces in Texas
The document, which belonged to James Madison, is one of 200 facsimiles commissioned in the 19th century
The new federal government was plagued with absences and excuses—until James Madison helped kick things into gear
From the burning of Washington to the siege of Baltimore, what happened in those late summer days?
The recently restored Virginia estate of James Madison was home to a founding father and the ideals that shaped a nation