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The Resource Biddy Mason speaks up, by Arisa White and Laura Atkins ; illustrations by Laura Freeman

Biddy Mason speaks up, by Arisa White and Laura Atkins ; illustrations by Laura Freeman

Label
Biddy Mason speaks up
Title
Biddy Mason speaks up
Statement of responsibility
by Arisa White and Laura Atkins ; illustrations by Laura Freeman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the life of Biddy Mason, a slave born in state of Mississippi who emigrated to California with her Mormon owners, successfully sued for her freedom in that state, and went on to become a well-known nurse, business entrepreneur, and philanthropist in Los Angeles
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Arisa,
Dewey number
  • 306.3/62092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E444.M38
LC item number
W47 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Atkins, Laura,
  • Freeman, Laura
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mason, Biddy
  • Women slaves
  • Slaves
  • African American women
  • African American midwives
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • African American women
  • Freedmen
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Women slaves
  • Slaves
  • Midwives
  • African Americans
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Biddy Mason speaks up, by Arisa White and Laura Atkins ; illustrations by Laura Freeman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 94-97) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Healing -- Plantation wounds -- Stolen and carried away -- Long walk west -- Cottonwood, Utah -- California dreaming -- Freedom for some -- Hope -- Verdict -- Living free -- Home -- Building community -- Healing your community: from Biddy's day to ours
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9781597144032
Lccn
2018010807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 2018010807
  • 2503505
Label
Biddy Mason speaks up, by Arisa White and Laura Atkins ; illustrations by Laura Freeman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 94-97) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Healing -- Plantation wounds -- Stolen and carried away -- Long walk west -- Cottonwood, Utah -- California dreaming -- Freedom for some -- Hope -- Verdict -- Living free -- Home -- Building community -- Healing your community: from Biddy's day to ours
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9781597144032
Lccn
2018010807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 2018010807
  • 2503505

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