Mary McLeod Bethune a great American educator

Title Mary McLeod Bethune a great American educator
Names McKissack, Pat.
Book Number BR007372
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Mary McLeod Bethune was born in 1875 in Mayesville, South Carolina, the fifteenth child and first to be born free, of former slaves Samuel and Patsy McLeod. She devoted her life to educating black youth and improving conditions for black Americans. She founded Bethune (now Bethune-Cookman) College, and McLeod Hospital in Daytona Beach, Florida, and served as an advisor to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. For grades 5-8.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Black Interest - BLK
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
LC Subject African Americans - Biography - Juvenile literature
Educators - Biography - Juvenile literature
Call Number j370.924 B JNF
Language English
Released 1985
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : NLS, 1985 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency. Associated Services for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Reproduced from: Chicago : Children's Press, c1985.
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