Capsized! : : the forgotten story of the SS Eastland disaster

Title Capsized! : : the forgotten story of the SS Eastland disaster
Names Sutton, Patricia.
Book Number BR022410
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Recounts the events that led up to the SS Eastland capsizing in the Chicago River on July 24, 1915. Chartered to take Western Electric Company employees and their families to a picnic in Michigan City, Indiana, the event instead cost the lives of 844 passengers. For grades 5-8. 2018.
Local Subject Geography - GOG
Juvenile Book - JU
Travel & Geography - TRA
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
History - HST
Short Book - SH
Contracted braille
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
Unified English Braille code (contracted braille) - UEB
LC Subject Shipwrecks - Illinois - Chicago River - Juvenile literature
Nonfiction
Braille books
Call Number j917.73110441813.6 JNF
Language English
Released 2019
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2019 (National Braille Press, transcribing agency)
Original Publication Transcription of: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2018] 9781613739433
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