Maritcha : : a nineteenth-century American girl

Title Maritcha : : a nineteenth-century American girl
Names Bolden, Tonya.
Book Number BR016524
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Biography of Maritcha Rémond Lyons (1848-1929), an African American girl who fought to attend the town's only high school--an all-white one. Describes her family and childhood in New York and Rhode Island before, during, and after the Civil War. Based on Lyons's memoir. For grades 4-7 and older readers. 2005.
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Black concern - BLKB
Short Book - SH
Braille Book Review, Mar-Apr 2007 - B207
Audience Notes For grades 4-7.
LC Subject African American girls - New York (State) - New York - Biography - Juvenile literature
Free African Americans - New York (State) - New York - Biography - Juvenile literature
African Americans - New York (State) - New York - Social life and customs - 19th century - Juvenile literature
New York (State) - Social life and customs - 19th century - Juvenile literature
New York (State) - Social conditions - 19th century - Juvenile literature
New York (State) - Race relations - Juvenile literature
Call Number j974.7100496073 B JNF
Language English
Released 2004
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2004 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency. Associated Services for the Blind, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2004.
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