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The Resource Philip Reid saves the Statue of Freedom, Steven Sellers Lapham & Eugene Walton ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

Philip Reid saves the Statue of Freedom, Steven Sellers Lapham & Eugene Walton ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

Label
Philip Reid saves the Statue of Freedom
Title
Philip Reid saves the Statue of Freedom
Statement of responsibility
Steven Sellers Lapham & Eugene Walton ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Philip Reid, an enslaved African American who volunteered to work with the delicate plaster model needed to create Freedom, the statue that stands atop the capitol dome in Washington, D.C., playing an important role in seeing the statue through to completion
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lapham, Steven Sellers
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
E340.R45
LC item number
L37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Walton, Eugene
  • Christie, R. Gregory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reid, Philip
  • Mills, Clark
  • Crawford, Thomas
  • Foundry workers
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Philip Reid saves the Statue of Freedom, Steven Sellers Lapham & Eugene Walton ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Petition for financial compensation of slave owner reproduced on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013002586
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781585368198
Lccn
2013002586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, facsimiles
Label
Philip Reid saves the Statue of Freedom, Steven Sellers Lapham & Eugene Walton ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Publication
Note
Petition for financial compensation of slave owner reproduced on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013002586
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781585368198
Lccn
2013002586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, facsimiles

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