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|Named Person:||Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Sally Hemings; Hemings family.; Jefferson family.|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Fawn McKay Brodie
"Did Thomas Jefferson, widowed at thirty-nine, take as a mistress Sally Hemings, the beautiful quadroon half sister of his late wife? This careful study of the known facts and of the long, bitter argument on the subject is the work of a seasoned scholar. ... The material she presents here is the basis, in part, of a forthcoming longer study. ..." p. 49.
|Description:||pages -57, 97-11 : illustrations ; 29 cm|
|Responsibility:||by Fawn M. Brodie.|