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Mahalia Jackson [electronic resource] : gospel singer and civil rights champion / written by Montrew Dunham ; illustrated by Cathy Morrison.

Dunham, Montrew. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 1882859405 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
  • ISBN: 9781882859405 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (106 p.) : ill.
  • Publisher: Carmel, IN : Patria Press, c2003.

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General Note: Originally published: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1974.
Formatted Contents Note: Early days in New Orleans -- A new home -- A busy day for Mahalia -- A trip to the levee -- From church to sugar mill -- A Christmas to remember -- No business in show business -- Joy and sadness -- Big move to Chicago -- Starting a singing career -- Mahalia sings as a soloist -- Only gospel singing -- Singing my own way.
Summary, etc.: A biography of the gospel singer who in her desire to sing only for God rose to world fame.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Jackson, Mahalia, 1911-1972 > Juvenile literature.
Gospel musicians > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Jackson, Mahalia, 1911-1972.
Singers.
African Americans > Biography.
Women > Biography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Music > General.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Biography & Autobiography > Science & Technology.
Genre: Electronic books.

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