Dumas Malone

Dumas Malone (January 10, 1892 – December 27, 1986) was an American historian, biographer, and editor noted for his six-volume biography on Thomas Jefferson, for which he received the 1975 Pulitzer Prize for history. In 1983 he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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Fawn M. Brodie - Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History
... For instance, Dumas Malone was in the process of completing a six-volume biography of Jefferson, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1975 ... Jefferson biographers of the twentieth century, Dumas Malone and Merrill Peterson, had relied on Jefferson family testimony naming his nephews as fathers, and discounted other evidence about this ... Black on White (1968), Brodie also used Dumas Malone's documentation of Jefferson's activities to correlate his residencies at Monticello with the conception period of each of Sally Hemings' children, whose ...
Dumas Malone - Legacy and Honors
... Malone died on December 27, 1986 at Charlottesville, Virginia ... Malone died in Virginia ...

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