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The Resource Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner

Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner

Label
Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America
Title
Fort Mose
Title remainder
and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America
Statement of responsibility
Glennette Tilley Turner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story of Fort Mose, which was founded in St. Augustine, Florida, and was the first free African settlement to legally exist in what later became the United States
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Glennette Tilley
Dewey number
975.9/18
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F319.F734
LC item number
T87 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Menendez, Francisco
  • Menendez, Francisco
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Free African Americans
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Free African Americans
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Fort Mose Site (Fla.)
  • Saint Augustine (Fla.)
  • Saint Augustine (Fla.)
  • Florida
  • Fort Mose Site (Fla.)
  • Saint Augustine (Fla.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 38-40) and index
Contents
The story of Francisco Menendez -- His early life in Africa -- Life in England's America -- Life in Spain's America -- The building of Fort Mose -- Slave revolts and their effect -- Petitions to the King -- Rebuilding Fort Mose -- The demise of Fort Mose-- Afterword: Fort Mose today
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
42 p.
Isbn
9780810940567
Isbn Type
: SAL
Lccn
2009052205
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • sky207513692
  • (OCoLC)490077443
  • 787273
Label
Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 38-40) and index
Contents
The story of Francisco Menendez -- His early life in Africa -- Life in England's America -- Life in Spain's America -- The building of Fort Mose -- Slave revolts and their effect -- Petitions to the King -- Rebuilding Fort Mose -- The demise of Fort Mose-- Afterword: Fort Mose today
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
42 p.
Isbn
9780810940567
Isbn Type
: SAL
Lccn
2009052205
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • sky207513692
  • (OCoLC)490077443
  • 787273

Library Locations

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