Sarah Johnson's Mount Vernon: The Forgotten History of an American Shrine

Macmillan, 2008 - 286 ページ
A revisionist study of Mount Vernon draws on the experiences of former slave Sarah Johnson, who spent more than fifty years at the home of America's first president, both before and after emancipation, to describe the contributions of hundreds of African Americans in creating the legacy of Mount Vernon as an American shrine.

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SARAH JOHNSON'S MOUNT VERNON: The Forgotten History of an American Shrine

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A historian celebrates the lives of African-Americans who made George Washington's home—their home and workplace, as well—into an American Mecca.How is it that the name of a woman who lived longer ... レビュー全文を読む

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