A Slave in the White House

A Slave in the White House

Paul Jennings and the Madisons

Book - 2012
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Chronicles the life of a former slave to James and Dolley Madison, tracing his early years on their plantation, his service in the White House household staff and post-emancipation achievements as a memoirist.
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780230108936
0230108938
Branch Call Number: 326 Taylor 2012
Characteristics: xxiii, 304 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm

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Apr 18, 2013

Found this to me very tedious reading and more information about the Madisons and very little about Paul Jennings other than how he fit into the Madisons' household. Much better read is Fredderick Douglas writings.

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