The Resource Streetcar to justice : how Elizabeth Jennings won the right to ride in New York, by Amy Hill Hearth

Streetcar to justice : how Elizabeth Jennings won the right to ride in New York, by Amy Hill Hearth

Label
Streetcar to justice : how Elizabeth Jennings won the right to ride in New York
Title
Streetcar to justice
Title remainder
how Elizabeth Jennings won the right to ride in New York
Statement of responsibility
by Amy Hill Hearth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the little-known story of Elizabeth Jennings, a young African American woman whose refusal to leave a segregated Manhattan streetcar in 1854 led to a court case that marked a victory in the fight to desegregate New York's public transportation
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hearth, Amy Hill
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jennings, Elizabeth
  • Segregation in transportation
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • African American women
  • Women
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Streetcar to justice : how Elizabeth Jennings won the right to ride in New York, by Amy Hill Hearth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 123) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
bl2017053080
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9780062673602
Lccn
bl2017053080
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Streetcar to justice : how Elizabeth Jennings won the right to ride in New York, by Amy Hill Hearth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 123) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
bl2017053080
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9780062673602
Lccn
bl2017053080
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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