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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].

Book Book (c2000.)
Description: 32 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Blue Earth Books, c2000.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
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  • ISBN: 0736803459
  • ISBN: 9780736803458
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Authors: Steele, Christy, 1970- (Added Author). Graves, Kerry A. (Added Author). Clavel, Linda, (ill.).
Citation: Forten, Charlotte L. "A free Black girl before the Civil War : the diary of Charlotte Forten, 1854." Mankato, Minn. : Blue Earth Books, 2000.

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