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The Resource Guest of honor : Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House dinner that shocked a nation, Deborah Davis

Guest of honor : Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House dinner that shocked a nation, Deborah Davis

Label
Guest of honor : Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House dinner that shocked a nation
Title
Guest of honor
Title remainder
Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House dinner that shocked a nation
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Davis
Title variation
Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House dinner that shocked a nation
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the 1901 White House dinner shared by former slave Booker T. Washington and President Theodore Roosevelt, documenting the ensuing scandal and the ways in which the event reflected post-Civil War politics and race relations
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Deborah
Dewey number
  • 973.91/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
E757
LC item number
.D247 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Washington, Booker T
  • African American educators
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Guest of honor : Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House dinner that shocked a nation, Deborah Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-295) and index
Contents
The Big House -- Strive and succeed -- The force that wins -- An exemplary young gentleman -- Brick by brick -- Great expectations -- Let me keep loving -- Moving up -- Rough riding -- Rising stars -- Jump Jim Crow -- Pride and prejudice -- That damned cowboy -- Best behavior -- Lazy days - -A wild ride -- The people's president -- The family circus -- Behind closed doors -- Fathers and daughters -- Bold moves -- Dinner is served -- A big stink -- Sitting ducks -- Undercover -- Blindsided -- Slipping away -- Eulogies
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 308 p., [8] p. of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781439169810
Lccn
2012009045
Other control number
9781439169810
Other physical details
ill., ports., fascims., photos.
System control number
  • sky246343480
  • (OCoLC)709673085
  • 824753
Label
Guest of honor : Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House dinner that shocked a nation, Deborah Davis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-295) and index
Contents
The Big House -- Strive and succeed -- The force that wins -- An exemplary young gentleman -- Brick by brick -- Great expectations -- Let me keep loving -- Moving up -- Rough riding -- Rising stars -- Jump Jim Crow -- Pride and prejudice -- That damned cowboy -- Best behavior -- Lazy days - -A wild ride -- The people's president -- The family circus -- Behind closed doors -- Fathers and daughters -- Bold moves -- Dinner is served -- A big stink -- Sitting ducks -- Undercover -- Blindsided -- Slipping away -- Eulogies
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 308 p., [8] p. of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781439169810
Lccn
2012009045
Other control number
9781439169810
Other physical details
ill., ports., fascims., photos.
System control number
  • sky246343480
  • (OCoLC)709673085
  • 824753

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