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A slave in the White House : [Paul Jennings and the Madisons] / Elizabeth Dowling Taylor ; [foreword by Annette Gordon-Reed].

Taylor, Elizabeth Dowling. (Author). West, Judith. (Added Author). Kenerly, Kevin. (Added Author). Gordon-Reed, Annette (Added Author).
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Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library CD 326.8 TAY (Text) 70743000127497 Audiobooks on CD Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781611748598
  • ISBN: 1611748593
  • Physical Description: 9 audio discs (10 3/4 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Minneapolis, MN] : HighBridge Audio, [2012]

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General Note:
Subtitle from container.
Compact discs.
In container (16 x 18 cm.)
Duration: 10:45:00.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Judith West and Kevin Kenerly.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Jennings, Paul, 1799-1874.
Madison, James, 1751-1836 > Relations with African Americans.
Madison, Dolley, 1768-1849 > Relations with African Americans.
White House (Washington, D.C.) > History > 19th century.
Slaves > Washington (D.C.) > Biography.
Slaves > Virginia > Biography.
Abolitionists > United States > Biography.
African American abolitionists > Biography.

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