Cathy Williams from slave to female Buffalo Soldier

Title Cathy Williams from slave to female Buffalo Soldier
Names Tucker, Phillip Thomas.
Book Number DB059297
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Post-Civil War Missouri. Account of buffalo soldier Cathy Williams, purportedly the first African American woman disguising herself as a man to serve in the U.S. military. Prize-winning historian traces Williams's escape from slavery, civilian employment as Army laundress, 1866 enlistment, and ultimate independence as a businesswoman. 2002.
Narrator Allison, Kristin.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Women's Interest - WOM
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Biography - Black concern - BLKB
Biography - Notable Women - BIW
Biography - Military - BIPM
History - U.S., frontier history - HUSF
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject African American soldiers - West (U.S.) - Biography
African American women - Biography
African Americans - Biography
Frontier and pioneer life - West (U.S.)
Indians of North America - Wars - 1866-1895
Women slaves - Missouri - Independence - Biography
Women soldiers - West (U.S.) - Biography
Call Number 973.81092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2002
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2002 (AFB, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, c2002. 0811703401
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