The Resource The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family, Annette Gordon-Reed

The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family, Annette Gordon-Reed

Label
The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family
Title
The Hemingses of Monticello
Title remainder
an American family
Statement of responsibility
Annette Gordon-Reed
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Historian and legal scholar Gordon-Reed presents this epic work that tells the story of the Hemingses, an American slave family and their close blood ties to Thomas Jefferson
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon-Reed, Annette
Dewey number
  • 973.4/60922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
E332.74
LC item number
.G67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hemings family
  • Hemings, Sally
  • Jefferson, Thomas,
  • Monticello (Va.)
  • Albemarle County (Va.)
  • Slaves
  • African American families
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • Racially mixed people
Target audience
adult
Label
The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family, Annette Gordon-Reed
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Genealogical tables on end papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 737-753) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Wayles: The Immigrant
  • 57
  • 3
  • Children of No One
  • 77
  • 4
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • 91
  • 5
  • First Monticello
  • Chronology of the Hemings Family
  • 111
  • 6
  • In the Home of a Revolutionary
  • 131
  • Part II
  • Vaunted Scene of Europe
  • 7
  • "A Particular Purpose"
  • 153
  • 8
  • 11
  • James Hemings: The Provincial Abroad
  • 169
  • 9
  • "Isabel or Sally Will Come"
  • 191
  • 10
  • Dr. Sutton
  • 209
  • 11
  • Rhythms of the City
  • Part I
  • 224
  • 12
  • Eve of Revolution
  • 249
  • 13
  • "During That Time"
  • 264
  • 14
  • Sarah Hemings: The Fatherless Girl in a Patriarchal Society
  • 290
  • Origins
  • 15
  • Teenagers and the Woman
  • 308
  • 16
  • "His Promises, on Which She Implicitly Relied"
  • 326
  • 17
  • "The Treaty" and "Did they Love Each Other?"
  • 353
  • 18
  • 1
  • Return
  • 376
  • Part III
  • On the Mountain
  • 19
  • Hello and Goodbye
  • 397
  • 20
  • Equilibrium
  • 414
  • Young Elizabeth's World
  • 21
  • Brothers
  • 437
  • 22
  • Philadelphia
  • 455
  • 23
  • Exodus
  • 480
  • 24
  • 37
  • Second Monticello
  • 504
  • 25
  • Into the Future, Echoes from the Past
  • 521
  • 26
  • Ocean of Life
  • 540
  • 27
  • Public World and the Private Domain
  • 2
  • 562
  • 28
  • "Measurably Happy": The Children of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings
  • 586
  • 29
  • Retirement for One, Not for All
  • 606
  • 30
  • Endings and Beginnings
  • 629
Control code
ocn225087744
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
798 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393064773
Lccn
2008014642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
973.460922 G659H ; L ; XX-N ; NX0809B1 ; ACQNX0810(RT) ; Done-10/08.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 225087744
  • (Sirsi) 225087744
  • (OCoLC)225087744
Label
The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family, Annette Gordon-Reed
Publication
Copyright
Note
Genealogical tables on end papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 737-753) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Wayles: The Immigrant
  • 57
  • 3
  • Children of No One
  • 77
  • 4
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • 91
  • 5
  • First Monticello
  • Chronology of the Hemings Family
  • 111
  • 6
  • In the Home of a Revolutionary
  • 131
  • Part II
  • Vaunted Scene of Europe
  • 7
  • "A Particular Purpose"
  • 153
  • 8
  • 11
  • James Hemings: The Provincial Abroad
  • 169
  • 9
  • "Isabel or Sally Will Come"
  • 191
  • 10
  • Dr. Sutton
  • 209
  • 11
  • Rhythms of the City
  • Part I
  • 224
  • 12
  • Eve of Revolution
  • 249
  • 13
  • "During That Time"
  • 264
  • 14
  • Sarah Hemings: The Fatherless Girl in a Patriarchal Society
  • 290
  • Origins
  • 15
  • Teenagers and the Woman
  • 308
  • 16
  • "His Promises, on Which She Implicitly Relied"
  • 326
  • 17
  • "The Treaty" and "Did they Love Each Other?"
  • 353
  • 18
  • 1
  • Return
  • 376
  • Part III
  • On the Mountain
  • 19
  • Hello and Goodbye
  • 397
  • 20
  • Equilibrium
  • 414
  • Young Elizabeth's World
  • 21
  • Brothers
  • 437
  • 22
  • Philadelphia
  • 455
  • 23
  • Exodus
  • 480
  • 24
  • 37
  • Second Monticello
  • 504
  • 25
  • Into the Future, Echoes from the Past
  • 521
  • 26
  • Ocean of Life
  • 540
  • 27
  • Public World and the Private Domain
  • 2
  • 562
  • 28
  • "Measurably Happy": The Children of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings
  • 586
  • 29
  • Retirement for One, Not for All
  • 606
  • 30
  • Endings and Beginnings
  • 629
Control code
ocn225087744
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
798 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393064773
Lccn
2008014642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
973.460922 G659H ; L ; XX-N ; NX0809B1 ; ACQNX0810(RT) ; Done-10/08.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 225087744
  • (Sirsi) 225087744
  • (OCoLC)225087744

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