Barbara Frietchie

Title Barbara Frietchie
Names Whittier, John Greenleaf.
Book Number BR009529
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation On September 10, 1862, the troops of the Confederate States of America marched through Maryland, a border state with citizens loyal to both the Union and the Confederacy. John Greenleaf Whittier wrote about an act of heroism in which ninety-five-year-old Barbara Frietchie waved the Union flag in General "Stonewall" Jackson's face. Includes background information and commentary. For grades 3-6 and older readers.
Local Subject Literature - Poetry - POE
Juvenile Book - JU
Short Book - SH
Juvenile - Non-Fiction Grades 3-6 - JN3
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
History, United States - HUS
War Stories (Fiction) - WAR
Audience Notes For grades 3-6.
LC Subject Children's poetry, American
American poetry - Juvenile literature
Narrative poetry - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Juvenile poetry
Call Number j811.3 JNF
Language English
Released 1992
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1992 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, c1992.
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