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A Slave in the White House: Paul Jennings and the Madisons

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A Slave in the White House: Paul Jennings and the Madisons - Taylor, Elizabeth Dowling, and Gordon-Reed, Annette (Foreword by)

Paul Jennings was born into slavery on the plantation of James and Dolley Madison in Virginia, later becoming part of the Madison household staff at the White House. Based on correspondence, legal documents, and journal entries, this amazing portrait of the times reveals the mores and attitudes toward slavery of the 19th century.

A Slave in the White House: Paul Jennings and the Madisons 2013, Palgrave MacMillan

ISBN-13: 9780230341982

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A Slave in the White House: Paul Jennings and the Madisons 2012, Palgrave MacMillan Trade, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780230108936

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