Dianne Swann-Wright

Dianne Swann-Wright

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Dianne Swann-Wright is a Project Historian for the Getting Word Oral History Project in Monticello with six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Speech as a Director for African American and Special Programs in Monticello. Most appearances with Lucia "Cinder" C. Stanton (6), Annette Gordon-Reed (3), Daniel P. Jordan (2). Most common tags: Jefferson, Thomas, African Americans, African American History.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1993 - Present Project Historian, Getting Word Oral History Project, Monticello Videos: 2


Director, African American and Special Programs, Monticello c. January 1, 1998 - c. January 1, 2005 Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Slavery at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello

    Slavery at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello

    Lucia Stanton, senior historian of Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, has been studying and writing about Thomas Jefferson and his…

  • Discovering York

    Discovering York

    One of the members of the Corps of Discovery was William Clark’s African-American slave, York. The panelists discussed topics including…

  • Thomas Jefferson-Sally Hemings Findings

    Thomas Jefferson-Sally Hemings Findings

    Foundation representatives talked with reporters about recently released findings of a DNA study concerning the relationship…

  • Life Portrait of Thomas Jefferson

    Life Portrait of Thomas Jefferson

    In the third in a series on American presidents, Thomas Jefferson’s life and career are discussed. Mr. Burstein and Mr. Jordan talked…

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