I.  review selected chapters in Love is Eternal by Irving Stone and

from Jackie Napoleon Wilson, Hidden Witness,(1999), p. 41; taken from the November  1999 issue of Smithsonian Magazine.

II. Review Elizabeth Keckley's perspective on MTL.

For Elizabeth Keckley see:

1) her book on MTL

2) an excellent website on Keckley

III. Review Jean Baker's thesis re: MTL,  based on 38th Annual Fortenbaugh Memorial Lecture given at Gettysburg College in 1999