The Resource Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909, written by Michelle Markel ; Illustrated by Melissa Sweet

Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909, written by Michelle Markel ; Illustrated by Melissa Sweet

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Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
Title
Brave girl
Title remainder
Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
Statement of responsibility
written by Michelle Markel ; Illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Creator
Contributor
Author
Bookjacket designer
Illustrator
Publisher
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated account of immigrant Clara Lemlich's pivotal role in the influential 1909 women laborer's strike describes how she worked grueling hours to acquire an education and support her family before organizing a massive walkout to protest the unfair working conditions in New York's garment district
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Markel, Michelle
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 760
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
HD5325.C62 1909
LC item number
M37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 5.0
  • 3.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sweet, Melissa
  • Zegar, Rachel
  • Balzer + Bray
  • HarperCollins (Firm)
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lemlich, Clara
  • Lemlich, Clara
  • Lemlich, Clara
  • Shirtwaist Makers' Strike (New York, New York : 1909)
  • Shirtwaist Makers' Strike, New York, N.Y., 1909
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Women clothing workers
  • Women in the labor movement
  • Child labor
  • Immigrant children
  • Determination (Personality trait) in children
  • Shirtwaist Makers' Strike, New York, N.Y., 1909
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Women clothing workers
  • Women in the labor movement
  • Child labor
  • Determination (Personality trait) in children
  • Immigrant children
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Women clothing workers
  • Women in the labor movement
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909, written by Michelle Markel ; Illustrated by Melissa Sweet
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The artist used watercolor, gouache, and mixed media to create the illustrations for this book."--Title page verso
  • Typography and jacket design by Rachel Zegar
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780061804427
Lccn
2012025439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)795757604
  • (OCoLC)ocn795757604
Label
Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909, written by Michelle Markel ; Illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The artist used watercolor, gouache, and mixed media to create the illustrations for this book."--Title page verso
  • Typography and jacket design by Rachel Zegar
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780061804427
Lccn
2012025439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)795757604
  • (OCoLC)ocn795757604

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