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The Resource Voices from the March on Washington : poems, by J. Patrick Lewis & George Ella Lyon

Voices from the March on Washington : poems, by J. Patrick Lewis & George Ella Lyon

Label
Voices from the March on Washington : poems
Title
Voices from the March on Washington
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
by J. Patrick Lewis & George Ella Lyon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Six fictional characters, in cycles of linked poems, relate their memories of the historic day in 1963 when more than 250,000 people from across the United States joined together to march on Washington, D.C., calling for civil and economic rights for African Americans
Cataloging source
UHC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, J. Patrick
Dewey number
811
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3562.E9465
LC item number
V65 2014
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lyon, George Ella
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
  • Civil rights demonstrations
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Voices from the March on Washington : poems, by J. Patrick Lewis & George Ella Lyon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 107-110) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Crossing the Potomac
  • Renee Newsome
  • I wasn't there
  • Answers
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Dear Renee
  • Marcella "grandma Rascal" Reese
  • August 28, 2013
  • Emma Wallace
  • At grandma Rascal's grave, January 19, 2015
  • Renee Newsome-Wade
  • Arrival
  • Last impressions
  • Annie Ross
  • The watch
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Ioways
  • Emma Wallace
  • The real question
  • But they did
  • Bayard Rustin
  • Introduction
  • Motivation
  • Dan Cantrell
  • My pa
  • Emma Wallace
  • Breakfast
  • Ruby May Hollingsworth
  • The ride
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Glory and despair
  • Hitching
  • Reflection
  • Dan Cantrell
  • The blind leading...
  • Lena
  • My dream
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Grace
  • "Movement"
  • Emma Wallace
  • Halley Liza Clemons
  • Token
  • For all, 1963
  • Doubts
  • Renee Newsome
  • Things to do the march
  • Renee Newsome
  • At he Washington monument Dan Cantrell
  • Watching
  • Ruby May Hollingsworth
  • "M"
  • My own particular heart
  • Emma Wallace
  • An imagined summit teo days before the march
  • Fountain
  • Ruby May Hollingsworth
  • A. Philip Randolph
  • Up close
  • Annie Ross
  • The U.S. of anywhere but home
  • Emma Wallace
  • Me, too
  • Creed
  • Lessons
  • The journey
  • Emma Wallace
  • Tina's got to...--
  • Pigs are flyin'
  • One-eyed doll
  • Anthem for Rosa Parks
  • Other voices
  • Mr. Ravizee
  • Commitment bound in joy
  • Moving
  • Annie Rose
  • How
  • Polly
  • Emma Wallace
  • Riding high
  • Ruby May Hollingsworth
  • First impressions
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Make a tomorrow
  • Dan Cantrell
  • Daddy calls
  • Renee Newsome
  • Among the marchers
  • I get it
  • Dan Cantrell
  • A new world
  • Turn
  • Where's Langston?
  • Renee Newsome
  • Joan Baez
  • Ballad for Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Coretta Scott King
  • American dream
  • Against the marchers
  • Stunned
  • Renee Newsome
  • Tree
  • Dan Cantrell
  • What happened to my heart
  • Annie Ross
  • What comes next
  • Questions I ask myself on the bus ride home
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Darryl
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 114 pages
Isbn
9781620917855
Lccn
2014935552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • sky264833204
  • (OCoLC)890015658
  • 882826
Label
Voices from the March on Washington : poems, by J. Patrick Lewis & George Ella Lyon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 107-110) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Crossing the Potomac
  • Renee Newsome
  • I wasn't there
  • Answers
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Dear Renee
  • Marcella "grandma Rascal" Reese
  • August 28, 2013
  • Emma Wallace
  • At grandma Rascal's grave, January 19, 2015
  • Renee Newsome-Wade
  • Arrival
  • Last impressions
  • Annie Ross
  • The watch
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Ioways
  • Emma Wallace
  • The real question
  • But they did
  • Bayard Rustin
  • Introduction
  • Motivation
  • Dan Cantrell
  • My pa
  • Emma Wallace
  • Breakfast
  • Ruby May Hollingsworth
  • The ride
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Glory and despair
  • Hitching
  • Reflection
  • Dan Cantrell
  • The blind leading...
  • Lena
  • My dream
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Grace
  • "Movement"
  • Emma Wallace
  • Halley Liza Clemons
  • Token
  • For all, 1963
  • Doubts
  • Renee Newsome
  • Things to do the march
  • Renee Newsome
  • At he Washington monument Dan Cantrell
  • Watching
  • Ruby May Hollingsworth
  • "M"
  • My own particular heart
  • Emma Wallace
  • An imagined summit teo days before the march
  • Fountain
  • Ruby May Hollingsworth
  • A. Philip Randolph
  • Up close
  • Annie Ross
  • The U.S. of anywhere but home
  • Emma Wallace
  • Me, too
  • Creed
  • Lessons
  • The journey
  • Emma Wallace
  • Tina's got to...--
  • Pigs are flyin'
  • One-eyed doll
  • Anthem for Rosa Parks
  • Other voices
  • Mr. Ravizee
  • Commitment bound in joy
  • Moving
  • Annie Rose
  • How
  • Polly
  • Emma Wallace
  • Riding high
  • Ruby May Hollingsworth
  • First impressions
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Make a tomorrow
  • Dan Cantrell
  • Daddy calls
  • Renee Newsome
  • Among the marchers
  • I get it
  • Dan Cantrell
  • A new world
  • Turn
  • Where's Langston?
  • Renee Newsome
  • Joan Baez
  • Ballad for Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Coretta Scott King
  • American dream
  • Against the marchers
  • Stunned
  • Renee Newsome
  • Tree
  • Dan Cantrell
  • What happened to my heart
  • Annie Ross
  • What comes next
  • Questions I ask myself on the bus ride home
  • Raymond Jarvis
  • Darryl
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 114 pages
Isbn
9781620917855
Lccn
2014935552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • sky264833204
  • (OCoLC)890015658
  • 882826

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