- Whose Story Is It, Anyway? Rose, Tricia // Essence (Essence);Feb2001, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p202
Comments on the romance between slave Sally Hemmings and former United States President Thomas Jefferson. Various opposing stories of denial created by both races of the couple on the issue; Implication of romantic tales about an enslaved Afro-American woman's sexual life with her master.
- Did Sally Hemings and Thomas Jefferson Love Each Other? Gordon-Reed, Annette // American Heritage;Fall2008, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p14
The author reflects on the affection evidence between Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings. The author notes that Jefferson has been admired for his achievements and contributions to politics, religious freedom and poses a great challenge for slaveholder. She mentions of Jefferson's bargain to...
- Thomas Jefferson Family Group Bars Slave Descendants From Membership. // Jet;5/27/2002, Vol. 101 Issue 23, p20
Reports that the Monticello Association, an organization for the descendants of Thomas Jefferson, voted not to extend membership to descendants of Sally Hemmings, one of Jefferson's slaves reputed to have borne several of his children.
- Group Delays Decision On Admitting Sally Hemings' Descendants To Monticello Association. // Jet;05/22/2000, Vol. 97 Issue 24, p8
Discusses the delay of the Monticello Association, made up of descendants of former United States president Thomas Jefferson, in deciding whether to allow descendants of Jefferson's slave, Sally Hemings, into the organization.
- Parsing Jefferson, Race, History. Schorr, Daniel // Christian Science Monitor;11/13/98, Vol. 90 Issue 245, p15
Discusses the confirmation that Thomas Jefferson fathered a child with his slave, Sally Hemings. How many blacks view the matter; The racist view of history many white historians have; Problems in the United States with black-white sexuality; Jefferson's views about prejudice against blacks;...
- Thomas Jefferson's black and white descendants debate his lineage and legacy. Randolph, Laura B. // Ebony;Jul1993, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p25
Discusses the relationship between President Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings, one of his slaves. The leading members of a distinguished family who claim to be descendants of the Jefferson-Hemings relationship; The Woodson Family Foundation; `An Intimate History of Thomas Jefferson,' by Fawn...
- Jefferson's Descendants a Grave Matter for Monticello Association. Nichols, Hans S.; Lucier, James P. // Insight on the News;6/3/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 20, p6
Reports on the decision of the Monticello Association, an organization consisted of descendants of third U.S. president Thomas Jefferson who could prove their liniage, to deny the claims of the descendants of Sally Hemmings, a slave of Jefferson. Claims of lineage of the descendants of Hemmings...
- Who Was Sally Hemings? Randolph, Laura B. // Ebony;Jun1999, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p110
Examines the relationship of slave Sally Hemings and Thomas Jefferson. Information on Hemings' biography; Discussion on the relationship; Evidences verifying the relationship; Remarks from Hemings' descendants on the affair; Books on the subject.
- Thomas Jefferson's Black Descendants Attend Family Reunion At Monticello. // Jet;05/31/99, Vol. 95 Issue 26, p4
Reports that descendants of Thomas Jefferson's slave Sally Hemmings were allowed to join the family reunion of Jefferson's descendants in 1999.