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Biddy Mason speaks up / by Arisa White and Laura Atkins ; illustrations by Laura Freeman.

White, Arisa, (author.). Atkins, Laura, (author.). Freeman, Laura (Illustrator), (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

Fighting for justice ; 02.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza JB MAS (Text) 840191002702886 Auburn Plaza - Children's New Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville YOUTH BIO MAS (Text) 37323005364347 NEW-BKS Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 921 Mason (Text) 31208912624642 children new book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781597144032
  • ISBN: 1597144037
  • Physical Description: 105 pages : color illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Berkeley, California : Heyday, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Series numeration from Goodreads.com.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 97)and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Healing -- Plantation wounds -- Stolen and carried away -- Long walk west, 1848 -- Cottonwood, Utah -- California dreaming -- Freedom for some -- Hope -- Verdict, 1856 -- Living free -- Home -- Building community -- Healing your community : from Biddy's day to ours.
Summary, etc.:
Presents the life of a California ex-slave, nurse, and midwife, who started many philanthropic projects.
Subject: Mason, Biddy, 1818-1891 > Juvenile literature.
Mason, Biddy, 1818-1891.
Women slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American midwives > California > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Overland journeys to the Pacific > Juvenile literature.
African American women > California > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Freedmen > California > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life > California > Juvenile literature.
Women slaves > Biography.
Slaves > Biography.
African American women > Biography.
African American midwives > Biography.
Overland journeys to the Pacific.
Freedmen > Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life.

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