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Author Newman, Brooke.

Title Jenniemae & James : a memoir in black & white / Brooke Newman.

Publication Info. New York : Harmony Books, [2010]
©2010

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Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  92 HARRINGTON    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  BIOG. HARRINGTON, J.    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  975.3 NEWMAN    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  975.3 N46    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  B NEWMAN    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Biographies  BIOG NEWMAN FAMILY    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  B-HARRINGTON, J.    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 306 pages : portraits ; 22 cm
Summary Recreating the early Civil Rights era, Newman's memoir is a pitch-perfect account of the improbable friendship that developed between mathematician James Newman, friend of Albert Einstein and father of two, and his employee Jenniemae--an illiterate, numbers-savvy maid whom James recruited to take care of his affluent Washington, D.C., home.
Subject Harrington, Jenniemae.
Newman, James R. (James Roy), 1907-1966.
Newman, Brooke -- Family.
Washington (D.C.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Men, White -- Washington (D.C.) -- Biography.
African American women -- Washington (D.C.) -- Biography.
Mathematicians -- Washington (D.C.) -- Biography.
Women household employees -- Washington (D.C.) -- Biography.
Friendship -- United States -- Case studies.
United States -- Race relations -- Case studies.
Added Title Jenniemae and James
ISBN 9780307462992
0307462994
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