TITLE

When Thomas met Sally

AUTHOR(S)
Brinkley, Alan
PUB. DATE
April 1995
SOURCE
Newsweek;4/3/1995, Vol. 125 Issue 14, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the certainty with which the motion picture `Jefferson in Paris' portrays Jefferson's supposed sexual liaison with Sally Hemmings, a slave woman from his plantation, and explains why there is nothing approaching proof about the affair. History of the story; How it resurfaced periodically; Fawn M. Brodie's controversial `Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History'; The views of major Jefferson scholars on the story.
ACCESSION #
9503287669

 

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