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Miss Crandall's school for young ladies and little misses of color : poems / by Elizabeth Alexander and Marilyn Nelson ; pictures by Floyd Cooper.

(Author). Nelson, Marilyn, 1946- (Added Author). Cooper, Floyd, (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9781590784563 (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 1590784561 (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9781428764767 (BWI bdg.)
  • ISBN: 1428764763 (BWI bdg.)
  • Description: 47 p. : col. ill. ; 19 x 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Wordsong,

Available copies

  • 2 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Children's Nonfiction J/811.54/Alexander (Text to phone) Available -
Salem State ERA Education Resource Area Educ. Res. PS 3551 .L3494 M57 2007 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Summary: Poets Elizabeth Alexander and Marilyn Nelson tell the story of Prudence Crandall's school for African American girls opened in 1833.
Subject: Crandall, Prudence, 1803-1890 > Juvenile poetry.
Crandall, Prudence, 1803-1890 > Poetry.
Women educators > Connecticut > Juvenile poetry.
Girls' schools > Connecticut > Juvenile poetry.
African American students > Juvenile poetry.
African American girls > Juvenile poetry.
Discrimination in education > Connecticut > History > 19th century > Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
Women educators > Connecticut > Poetry.
Girls' schools > Connecticut > Poetry.
African American students > Poetry.
African American girls > Poetry.
Discrimination in education > Connecticut > History > 19th century > Poetry.
American poetry.
Canterbury (Conn.) > Race relations > History > 19th century > Juvenile poetry.
Canterbury (Conn.) > Race relations > History > 19th century > Poetry.