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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
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ellen has always known that the broom hanging on her family's cabin wall is a special symbol of her parents' wedding during slave days, so she proudly carries it to the courthouse when the marriage becomes legal
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor, 2013.
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lyons, Kelly Starling
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.L995545
LC item number
Ell 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Minter, Daniel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marriage
  • Brooms and brushes
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • African Americans
  • African American families
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / 19th Century
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
  • JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
Target audience
primary
Label
Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
731911644
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399250033
Lccn
2011047101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)731911644
Label
Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
731911644
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399250033
Lccn
2011047101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)731911644

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