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The Resource Reclamation : Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a descendant's search for her family's lasting legacy, Gayle Jessup White

Reclamation : Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a descendant's search for her family's lasting legacy, Gayle Jessup White

Label
Reclamation : Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a descendant's search for her family's lasting legacy
Title
Reclamation
Title remainder
Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a descendant's search for her family's lasting legacy
Statement of responsibility
Gayle Jessup White
Title variation
Reclamation
Title variation remainder
Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a descendants search for her familys lasting legacy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicling her remarkable journey to definitively understand her heritage and reclaim it, a black descendant of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings' family offers a compelling portrait to ensure the nation lives up to the ideals advocated by her legendary ancestor
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
11012566
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Gayle Jessup
Dewey number
973.4/60922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
E332.2
LC item number
.W45 2021
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White, Gayle Jessup
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Hemings, Sally
  • Jefferson family
  • Hemings family
  • African American families
  • Racially mixed people
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • African American women television journalists
  • Women television news anchors
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a descendant's search for her family's lasting legacy
Label
Reclamation : Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a descendant's search for her family's lasting legacy, Gayle Jessup White
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Eastland Gardens -- Deanwood -- Las Vegas: a turning point -- Washington, DC: the Jefferson question -- Howard University -- Roots -- Chicago -- Georgia -- Wedding of the year -- A prayer and a poem -- An ode to the Jessups -- Marriage -- Death always comes in threes -- Richmond -- The dome room -- Eva Taylor -- mysterious as ever -- Paternity test -- RIP, Chocolate City -- "A slave girl named Sally" -- The plot thickens -- The Randolphs -- Cousins -- DNA does not lie -- What's in a name? -- The Robinsons -- Whitewashing history -- A coffee shop chat -- My ancestors' footsteps -- Velma and Ruth -- Charlottesville -- Sally Hemings Robinson -- Homecoming
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 266 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780063028654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), genealogical tables
System control number
  • on1284922581
  • (OCoLC)1284922581
Label
Reclamation : Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a descendant's search for her family's lasting legacy, Gayle Jessup White
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Eastland Gardens -- Deanwood -- Las Vegas: a turning point -- Washington, DC: the Jefferson question -- Howard University -- Roots -- Chicago -- Georgia -- Wedding of the year -- A prayer and a poem -- An ode to the Jessups -- Marriage -- Death always comes in threes -- Richmond -- The dome room -- Eva Taylor -- mysterious as ever -- Paternity test -- RIP, Chocolate City -- "A slave girl named Sally" -- The plot thickens -- The Randolphs -- Cousins -- DNA does not lie -- What's in a name? -- The Robinsons -- Whitewashing history -- A coffee shop chat -- My ancestors' footsteps -- Velma and Ruth -- Charlottesville -- Sally Hemings Robinson -- Homecoming
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 266 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780063028654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), genealogical tables
System control number
  • on1284922581
  • (OCoLC)1284922581

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