Coverart for item
The Resource Snow-storm in August : Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the forgotten race riot of 1835, Jefferson Morley

Snow-storm in August : Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the forgotten race riot of 1835, Jefferson Morley

Label
Snow-storm in August : Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the forgotten race riot of 1835
Title
Snow-storm in August
Title remainder
Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the forgotten race riot of 1835
Statement of responsibility
Jefferson Morley
Title variation
Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the forgotten race riot of 1835
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Portrays how the 19th century struggle against slavery erupted in Washington DC, thrusting the ambitious District Attorney Francis Scott Key into a uniquely American battle for justice
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morley, Jefferson
Dewey number
305.8009753
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
F198
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Key, Francis Scott
  • Bowen, Arthur
  • Thornton, Anna Maria Brodeau
  • Race riots
  • Free African Americans
  • Slavery
  • Trials (Attempted murder)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
Label
Snow-storm in August : Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the forgotten race riot of 1835, Jefferson Morley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-318) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 334 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385533379
Lccn
2011042032
Other physical details
ill., map on endpapers, ports., facsim., photos front.
System control number
  • sky243421389
  • (OCoLC)757466911
  • 822686
Label
Snow-storm in August : Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the forgotten race riot of 1835, Jefferson Morley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-318) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 334 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385533379
Lccn
2011042032
Other physical details
ill., map on endpapers, ports., facsim., photos front.
System control number
  • sky243421389
  • (OCoLC)757466911
  • 822686

Library Locations

    • Des Moines Public Library Franklin AvenueBorrow it
      5000 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50310, US
      41.61090195 -93.68839790996259
Processing Feedback ...