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Clotel : or, Thomas Jefferson's daughter / William Wells Brown.

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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury A-BKCD FIC BROW CLOT (Text to phone) 34005107057191 Adult Book on CD Available -

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Duration: 6:44:00.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by J. D. Jackson.
Summary, etc.: First published in 1853 amidst rumors that Thomas Jefferson fathered children with one of his slaves, Clotel is a fictional chronicle of one such child. After Jefferson's death, his mistress and her two daughters are auctioned. One daughter, Clotel, is purchased by a white man from Virginia who impregnates her. Despite the promise of marriage, Clotel is instead sold to another man and separated from her daughter.
Subject: Jefferson, Thomas 1743-1826 Relations with women Fiction
Enslaved persons
African American families Fiction
Children of presidents Fiction
African American women Fiction
Illegitimate children Fiction
Racially mixed people Fiction
Women slaves Fiction
Genre: Historical fiction.
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Search Results Showing Item 10 of 15 Preferred library: Kent Memorial Library - Suffield?

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