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Research Underway at Madison's Montpelier

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Research Underway at Madison's Montpelier

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Research Underway at Madison's Montpelier

Research Underway at Madison's Montpelier

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Montpelier is the Virginia home of James Madison, the country's fourth president.

Madison's home has recently been restored to the way it appeared in the president's day. There is also a new scholarly research effort underway to reconstruct an accurate social history of the slave population that lived there.

Martha Woodroof reports from WMRA in Harrisonburg, Va.