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The Resource Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter

Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter

Label
Ellen's broom
Title
Ellen's broom
Statement of responsibility
Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cherishing the special broom resting above her hearth for its representation of the slave heritage that once forbade legal marriages, Ellen prepares for her parents' triumphant registry at a Reconstruction-era courthouse as lawful husband and wife and proudly carries the broom so that they can repeat a cultural wedding tradition
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NjBwBT
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Lyons, Kelly Starling
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Minter, Daniel
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Weddings
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
BK0009950566
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399250033
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780399250033
Label
Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Publication
Control code
BK0009950566
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399250033
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780399250033

Library Locations

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