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The Resource Answering the cry for freedom : stories of African Americans and the American Revolution, Gretchen Woelfle ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie

Answering the cry for freedom : stories of African Americans and the American Revolution, Gretchen Woelfle ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie

Label
Answering the cry for freedom : stories of African Americans and the American Revolution
Title
Answering the cry for freedom
Title remainder
stories of African Americans and the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Gretchen Woelfle ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie
Title variation
Stories of African Americans and the American Revolution
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brief biographical sketches chronicle the contributions of enslaved and free blacks during the Revolutionary War, including Prince Hall, who organized the first branch of black Freemasons, and Richard Allen, who founded the African Methodist Episcopal Church
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woelfle, Gretchen
Dewey number
  • 973.308996/073
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 9-12
LC call number
E
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Christie, R. Gregory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Answering the cry for freedom : stories of African Americans and the American Revolution, Gretchen Woelfle ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Fighting a war for freedom. Boston King (ca. 1760-1802) ; Agrippa Hull (1759-1848) ; James Armistead Lafayette (ca. 1748-1830) -- Salves in the cradle of liberty. Phillis Wheatley (ca. 1753-1784) ; Elizabeth "Mumbet" Freeman (ca. 1742-1829) ; Prince Hall (ca. 1735-1807) -- Enslaved women in the South. Mary Perth (ca. 1740-1813) ; Ona Judge (1773-1848) ; Sally Hemings (1773-1835) -- Freedom was just the beginning. Paul Cuffe (1759-1817) ; John Kizell (ca. 1760-after 1830) ; Richard Allen (1760-1831) ; Jarena Lee (1783-after 1849)
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9781629793061
Lccn
bl2016042220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky283694148
  • (OCoLC)936534474
  • 936009
Label
Answering the cry for freedom : stories of African Americans and the American Revolution, Gretchen Woelfle ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Fighting a war for freedom. Boston King (ca. 1760-1802) ; Agrippa Hull (1759-1848) ; James Armistead Lafayette (ca. 1748-1830) -- Salves in the cradle of liberty. Phillis Wheatley (ca. 1753-1784) ; Elizabeth "Mumbet" Freeman (ca. 1742-1829) ; Prince Hall (ca. 1735-1807) -- Enslaved women in the South. Mary Perth (ca. 1740-1813) ; Ona Judge (1773-1848) ; Sally Hemings (1773-1835) -- Freedom was just the beginning. Paul Cuffe (1759-1817) ; John Kizell (ca. 1760-after 1830) ; Richard Allen (1760-1831) ; Jarena Lee (1783-after 1849)
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9781629793061
Lccn
bl2016042220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky283694148
  • (OCoLC)936534474
  • 936009

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