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The Resource Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital, Tonya Bolden

Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital, Tonya Bolden

Label
Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital
Title
Capital days
Title remainder
Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital
Statement of responsibility
Tonya Bolden
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tells the story of Washington, D.C., through the story of an African American man, Michael Shiner, who lived there from approximately 1804 to 1880 and who kept a journal, excerpts of which are interspersed throughout the heavily illustrated text"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bolden, Tonya
Dewey number
  • 975.3/02092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F198.S54
LC item number
B65 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shiner, Michael
  • Shiner, Michael
  • Shiner, Michael
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Slaves
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 19th Century
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital, Tonya Bolden
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 82-83) 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
"Flames of fire" and "rockets' red glare" -- Hard winters, an apple tree, and freedom on his mind -- An ax, a "snow-storm," lunch baskets, and brickbats -- A "singular mark," a "splendid day," and standing by the Stars and Stripes
Control code
ocn886879330
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm.
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9781419707339
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014024668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)886879330
  • (Sirsi) a1794437
Label
Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital, Tonya Bolden
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 82-83) 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
"Flames of fire" and "rockets' red glare" -- Hard winters, an apple tree, and freedom on his mind -- An ax, a "snow-storm," lunch baskets, and brickbats -- A "singular mark," a "splendid day," and standing by the Stars and Stripes
Control code
ocn886879330
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm.
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9781419707339
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014024668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)886879330
  • (Sirsi) a1794437

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