The Monroe legacy of Highland

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https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/07/us/p ... hland.html

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James Monroe Enslaved Hundreds. Their Descendants Still Live Next Door.

A small African-American community has existed less than 10 miles from the president’s former plantation for generations. Only recently has the full extent of their relationship been revealed.


Note that this article is more about efforts of the (now) Highland museum to reconnect with the community of former slaves that live nearby and in Florida.
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The Monroe legacy of Highland