The Jefferson-Hemings myth :an American travesty /presented by the Thomas Jefferson Heritage Society ; edited by Eyler Robert Coates, Sr.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-259733

Description

205 p. ; 23 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Relations with women.
Relations with slaves.
Paternity testing

Originator

Coates, Eyler Robert.
Thomas Jefferson Heritage Society.

Contents

Foreword / John H. Works, Jr. -- Origins of the "Sally" story / Rebecca L. McMurray & James F. McMurry, Jr. -- Jefferson-Hemings DNA study / Herbert Barger -- Anatomy of a media run-away / David Murray -- Primer on Jefferson DNA / John H. WOrks, Jr. -- Committee insider's viewpoint / White McKenzie Wallenborn -- Monticello guide's insider view / C. Michael Moffitt -- Research report on the Jefferson-Hemings controversy : a critical analysis / E.R. Coates -- Present at the conception / David Murray -- Case against Thomas Jefferson : a trial analysis of the evidence on paternity/ Richard E. Dixon --Conclusion and consequences / Bahman Batmanghelidj -- Appendices: Dramatis personae. Madison Hemings interview. Last will of Thomas Jefferson. Letter of Ellen Coolidge to Joseph Coolidge, Oct. 24, 1858. Jefferson-Hemings chronology / Richard E. Dixon -- Contributors and reviewers -- Last word.

Publication

Charlottesville, Va. : Jefferson Editions

Description

205 p. ; 23 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica, November 24, 2008 (Copy 1)
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica, December, 2015 (Copy 2)
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica, December, 2015 (Copy 3)

ISBN

0934211663 (alk. paper)
9780934211666 (alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks E332.2.J47 2001
CPT CPT-01-110.B451
CPT CPT-01-110.624

Other People and Orgs

Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Hemings, Sally.

Material Type

Case studies.

Places

United States

Edition

1st ed.