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Friends of the Lehigh Libraries: History on Trial, The Jefferson-Hemings Controversy
Start Date: 9/26/2013Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 9/26/2013End Time: 5:30 PM
Event Description
Did Thomas Jefferson conduct a thirty-eight year relationship with his slave Sally Hemings? Did that relationship produce children? Where did the claim of a Jefferson-Hemings relationship originate? On what does the controversy hinge? What was the basis of the long-standing stalwart and successful defense? What has energized the opposition for two centuries?

Join English Professor Ed Gallagher as he explores these questions.
Location Information:
On-Campus - Linderman Library  (View Map)
30 Library Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Room: Scheler Humanities Forum 200
Contact Information:
Name: Terry McGinley
Phone: 610-758-3039
Admission Information:
This event is free and open to the public.
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Sponsored by Friends of the Lehigh University Libraries

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