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The Resource The girl from the tar paper school : Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement, Teri Kanefield

The girl from the tar paper school : Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement, Teri Kanefield

Label
The girl from the tar paper school : Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement
Title
The girl from the tar paper school
Title remainder
Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
Teri Kanefield
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the peaceful protest organized by teenager Barbara Rose Johns in order to secure a permanent building for her segregated high school in Virginia in 1951, and explains how her actions helped fuel the civil rights movement
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kanefield, Teri
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.J59
LC item number
K35 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Powell, Barbara Johns
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights workers
  • Women civil rights workers
  • Segregation in education
  • Virginia
  • Powell, Barbara Johns
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights workers
  • Women
  • African Americans
  • Women civil rights workers
  • Segregation in education
  • Virginia
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The girl from the tar paper school : Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement, Teri Kanefield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 50-51), filmgraphy (page 50), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The tar paper shack problem -- "A little child shall lead them" -- The quiet embrace of the woods -- The time has come -- Stick with us -- Reaching for the moon -- Pupil lashes out at principal -- A lawsuit is filed- and the troubles begin -- The lost generation -- "Nothing is as strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as strength." -- The birth of the civil rights movement -- Timeline
Control code
2012040990
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
56 pages
Isbn
9781419707964
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012040990
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
The girl from the tar paper school : Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement, Teri Kanefield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 50-51), filmgraphy (page 50), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The tar paper shack problem -- "A little child shall lead them" -- The quiet embrace of the woods -- The time has come -- Stick with us -- Reaching for the moon -- Pupil lashes out at principal -- A lawsuit is filed- and the troubles begin -- The lost generation -- "Nothing is as strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as strength." -- The birth of the civil rights movement -- Timeline
Control code
2012040990
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
56 pages
Isbn
9781419707964
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012040990
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

Library Locations

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