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Author Richards, Caroline Cowles, 1842-1913.
Title A nineteenth-century schoolgirl : the diary of Caroline Cowles Richards, 1852-1855 / edited by Kerry A. Graves ; foreword by Suzanne L. Bunkers.
Pub Info Mankato, Minn. : Blue Earth Books, ©2000.
book jacket
 East Falmouth-Children's  J 974.7 Ric     AVAILABLE
Descript 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Diaries, letters, and memoirs
Diaries, letters, and memoirs.
Note Accelerated Reader UG 5.4 1 1 4520
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Summary The diary of a ten-year-old girl who lived in western New York during the 1850s records her family and school life, clothing, transportation, and views on women's rights. Includes sidebars, activities, and a timeline related to this era.
Contents A nineteenth-century schoolgirl -- The diary of Caroline Cowles Richards -- Plank roads and tolls -- Readers -- Making calls -- Buckwheat pancakes -- African Americans in free states -- Making and buying clothes -- Samplers -- Quill pens and berry ink -- Susan B. Anthony.
Subject Richards, Caroline Cowles, 1842-1913 -- Diaries -- Juvenile literature.
Richards, Caroline Cowles, 1842-1913.
Girls -- New York (State) -- Canandaigua -- Diaries -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography.
Canandaigua (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Canandaigua (N.Y.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
New York (State) -- Social life and customs.
Genre Diaries.
Subject Girls -- Juvenile literature.
Children -- Juvenile literature.
Add Author Graves, Kerry A.
ISBN 0736803424
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