Sally Hemings Gets New Attention At Monticello

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NPR.org—Thomas Jefferson owned hundreds of slaves over the course of his life, something long unacknowledged at his Virginia plantation, Monticello. That's changing.

Jefferson's Monticello Makes Room For Sally Hemings. A new exhibit at Monticello,Thomas Jefferson's estate, gives place to Sally Hemings, an enslaved woman who bore six of his children. Hemings family descendant Gayle White tells Michel Martin about it.