The Resource Mama's window, by Lynn Rubright ; afterword by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrations by Duane Smith

Mama's window, by Lynn Rubright ; afterword by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrations by Duane Smith

Label
Mama's window
Title
Mama's window
Statement of responsibility
by Lynn Rubright ; afterword by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrations by Duane Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
His dying mother's insistence leads an eleven-year-old black child to be raised by his disabled uncle, in the swamps of the Mississippi Delta in the early 1900s, and to recall her tireless work to fund a stained glass window for her church
Cataloging source
DLC
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1936-
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Rubright, Lynn
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.R83137
LC item number
Mam 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
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Smith, Duane
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  • Glass painting and staining
  • Church buildings
  • Grief
  • Orphans
  • Uncles
  • African Americans
  • Mississippi River
  • Mississippi
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Mama's window, by Lynn Rubright ; afterword by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrations by Duane Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Very loosely based on a childhood incident in the life of the Reverend Owen Whitfield, an African American sharecropper and minister who was vice-president of the integrated Southern Tenant Farmer's Union in Arkansas in the 1930s
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
89 p.
Isbn
9781574801606
Lccn
2004023409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)56799543
Label
Mama's window, by Lynn Rubright ; afterword by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrations by Duane Smith
Publication
Note
Very loosely based on a childhood incident in the life of the Reverend Owen Whitfield, an African American sharecropper and minister who was vice-president of the integrated Southern Tenant Farmer's Union in Arkansas in the 1930s
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
89 p.
Isbn
9781574801606
Lccn
2004023409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)56799543

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