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The Resource A girl stands at the door : the generation of young women who desegregated America's schools, Rachel Devlin

A girl stands at the door : the generation of young women who desegregated America's schools, Rachel Devlin

Label
A girl stands at the door : the generation of young women who desegregated America's schools
Title
A girl stands at the door
Title remainder
the generation of young women who desegregated America's schools
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Devlin
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A new look at school desegregation in America reveals how the fight for interracial education was often led by pioneering girls and women who outnumbered their male counterparts while volunteering to desegregate formerly all-white schools
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Devlin, Rachel
Dewey number
379.2/63
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
LC212.52
LC item number
.D48 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Segregation in education
  • Discrimination in education
  • School integration
  • Educational equalization
  • African American girls
  • Civil rights movements
Target audience
adult
Label
A girl stands at the door : the generation of young women who desegregated America's schools, Rachel Devlin
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
Contents
Roots of change: Lucile Bluford's long crusade -- "This lone negro girl": Ada Lois Sipuel, desegregation champion -- Girls on the front line: grassroots challenges in the late 1940s -- Laying the groundwork: Esther Brown and the struggle in South Park, Kansas -- "Hearts and minds": the road to Brown v. Board of Education -- "Take care of my baby": the isolation of the first "firsts" -- "We raised our hands and said 'yes we will go'": desegregating schools in the mid-1960s
Control code
on1003309468
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxx, 342 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781541697331
Lccn
2017055188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
379.263 D497 ; XX-N ; [A17BP152, #19, 5@32.00, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1003309468
  • (OCoLC)1003309468
Label
A girl stands at the door : the generation of young women who desegregated America's schools, Rachel Devlin
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
Contents
Roots of change: Lucile Bluford's long crusade -- "This lone negro girl": Ada Lois Sipuel, desegregation champion -- Girls on the front line: grassroots challenges in the late 1940s -- Laying the groundwork: Esther Brown and the struggle in South Park, Kansas -- "Hearts and minds": the road to Brown v. Board of Education -- "Take care of my baby": the isolation of the first "firsts" -- "We raised our hands and said 'yes we will go'": desegregating schools in the mid-1960s
Control code
on1003309468
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxx, 342 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781541697331
Lccn
2017055188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
379.263 D497 ; XX-N ; [A17BP152, #19, 5@32.00, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1003309468
  • (OCoLC)1003309468

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