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Author Kearse, Bettye, author.

Title The other Madisons : the lost history of a president's Black family / Bettye Kearse.

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2020.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Madison Family KEA    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description x, 253 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The new Griotte -- The box -- Family stories -- Footsteps -- Living history -- Destination Jim Crow -- The dentist -- Beads -- The castle -- The museum -- "Visiting" -- Sanctuaries -- In search of the President's son -- Elizabeth -- Free! -- Gramps -- New York memorial -- The plantation's tale -- History. Heritage. Memory.
Summary "A descendant of a slave named Coreen, and-according to oral tradition-her owner, President James Madison, finally shares her family's story."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Madison, James, 1751-1836 -- Family.
Madison, James, 1751-1836 -- relations with African Americans.
Madison family.
Mandy, active 18th century.
Coreen, active 18th century.
African American families -- History.
Racially mixed people -- United States.
Slaves -- Virginia -- History.
Freedmen -- Texas -- History.
Added Title Lost history of a president's Black family
ISBN 9781328604392 (hardback) $28.00
132860439X (hardback) $28.00
9781328603531 (ebook)

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