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The Jeffersons at Shadwell

Author: Susan Kern
Publisher: London ; New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2010.
Series: Lamar series in western history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Merging archaeology, material culture, and social history, this title reveals the story of Shadwell, the birthplace of Thomas Jefferson and home to his parents Jane and Peter Jefferson, their eight  Read more...

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Kern, Susan (Susan A.).
Jeffersons at Shadwell.
London ; New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2010017494
(OCoLC)601346558
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Peter Jefferson; Jane Jefferson
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Kern
ISBN: 9780300155709 0300155700
OCLC Number: 808346529
Notes: Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral-College of William and Mary).
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 362 pages :) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Introduction --
The house: the material world of the Jeffersons at Shadwell --
The household: making women's work apparent --
The home quarter : material culture and status --
The field quarters: slave life and field work --
Plantation business: Peter Jefferson at home --
The colony's business: Peter Jefferson's vantage --
The intangible legacies: creating and keeping family history --
Thomas Jefferson's Shadwell stories: family and slavery.
Series Title: Lamar series in western history.
Responsibility: Susan Kern.

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