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The Working White House: Worker Memoir - Photo 1

The Working White House: Worker Memoir - Photo 1

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Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University

The Working White House: Worker Memoir - Photo 1

Book cover of Colored Man’s Reminiscences of James Madison by Paul Jennings, 1865. It is the first documented memoir by a White House worker and remained obscure for many years because so few copies were printed.

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