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Locked up for freedom : civil rights protesters at the Leesburg Stockade / by Heather E. Schwartz.

Schwartz, Heather E., author. (Author).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library J323.11 S (Text) 39493108295306 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Bunn Branch J/323.119/Schwartz (Text) 20266661 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -
East Asheville Library j323.1196073 SCH (Text) 0020511627075 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -
Mocksville J323.1196 SCHWARTZ (Text) 39872001816120 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
South Granville Branch Library J 323.11 SCHWAR (Text) 42756202088867 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781467785976
  • ISBN: 1467785970
  • Physical Description: 64 pages: maps and photographs (some color); 27 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Life as usual -- Movement toward change -- Under arrest! -- Inside Leesburg Stockade -- Doing time -- Power in pictures -- Going home -- Life after Leesburg.
Summary, etc.: "In 1963, more than 30 African American girls, ages 11-14, were arrested for taking part in Civil Rights protests in Americus, Georgia. Then came a greater ordeal: confinement in a Civil-War-era stockade."--Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: Grades 4-6.
Ages 10-14.
Subject: African Americans > Civil rights > Georgia > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
African American girls > Georgia > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
African American prisoners > Georgia > Social conditions > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
African American civil rights workers > Georgia > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights demonstrations > Georgia > Americus > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements > Georgia > Juvenile literature.
Prisons > Georgia > Leesburg (Lee County) > Juvenile literature.
Leesburg (Lee County, Ga.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
African American civil rights workers.
African American girls.
African American prisoners > Social conditions.
African Americans > Civil rights.
Civil rights demonstrations.
Civil rights movements.
Georgia > Americus.
Georgia > Leesburg (Lee County)
Genre: History.
Juvenile works.

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