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The Resource A free Black girl before the Civil War : the diary of Charlotte Forten, 1854, edited by Christy Steele with Kerry Graves ; foreword by Suzanne Bunkers ; [illustrator, Linda Clavel]

A free Black girl before the Civil War : the diary of Charlotte Forten, 1854, edited by Christy Steele with Kerry Graves ; foreword by Suzanne Bunkers ; [illustrator, Linda Clavel]

Label
A free Black girl before the Civil War : the diary of Charlotte Forten, 1854
Title
A free Black girl before the Civil War
Title remainder
the diary of Charlotte Forten, 1854
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christy Steele with Kerry Graves ; foreword by Suzanne Bunkers ; [illustrator, Linda Clavel]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The diary of a sixteen-year-old free African American who lived in Massachusettts in 1854 records her schooling, participation in the antislavery movement, and concern for an arrested fugitive slave. Includes sidebars, activities, and a timeline related to this era
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forten, Charlotte L
Dewey number
  • 974.4/5
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
F74.S1
LC item number
F67 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Steele, Christy
  • Graves, Kerry A
  • Clavel, Linda
Series statement
Diaries, letters, and memoirs
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forten, Charlotte L.
  • African American teenage girls
  • African Americans
  • Salem (Mass.)
  • Salem (Mass.)
  • Antislavery movements
  • Diaries
  • African Americans
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A free Black girl before the Civil War : the diary of Charlotte Forten, 1854, edited by Christy Steele with Kerry Graves ; foreword by Suzanne Bunkers ; [illustrator, Linda Clavel]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm41265946
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780736803458
Lccn
99015276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
974.45 F776 ; JNF ; JV ; Series - juvenile ; CO7-00QU2.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41265946
  • (Sirsi)7241896
Label
A free Black girl before the Civil War : the diary of Charlotte Forten, 1854, edited by Christy Steele with Kerry Graves ; foreword by Suzanne Bunkers ; [illustrator, Linda Clavel]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm41265946
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780736803458
Lccn
99015276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
974.45 F776 ; JNF ; JV ; Series - juvenile ; CO7-00QU2.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41265946
  • (Sirsi)7241896

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