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The Resource Working cotton, Sherley Anne Williams ; illustrated by Carole Byard

Working cotton, Sherley Anne Williams ; illustrated by Carole Byard

Label
Working cotton
Title
Working cotton
Statement of responsibility
Sherley Anne Williams ; illustrated by Carole Byard
Creator
Contributor
Associated name
Author
Book designer
Illustrator
Printer
Publisher
Typographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young black girl relates the daily events of her family's migrant life in the cotton fields of central California
Storyline
Character
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1993.
  • Caldecott Honor Book, 1993
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
116221
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-1999
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Sherley Anne
Dewey number
E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.W668174
LC item number
Wo 1992
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Byard, Carole
  • Stahl, Trina
  • Wallerstein, Warren
  • Hough, David
  • Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
  • Tien Wah Press Sdn. Bhd
  • Bright Arts, Ltd
  • Thompson Type (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child labor
  • Migrant labor
  • Families
  • Cotton picking
  • Bildungsromans
  • Perseverance (Ethics)
  • Time perception
  • African Americans
  • Poverty
  • Agriculture
  • Families
  • Migrant labor
  • Family life
  • Afro-Americans
  • African Americans
  • Agriculture
  • Bildungsromans
  • Child labor
  • Cotton picking
  • Families
  • Migrant labor
  • Perseverance (Ethics)
  • Poverty
  • Time perception
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Working cotton, Sherley Anne Williams ; illustrated by Carole Byard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Impressionistic acrylic
  • "The text of Working Cotton is based on the poems "the trimming of the feathers" and "conejo," originally published in The Peacock Poems by Sherley Anne Williams"--Title page verso
  • "The text type was set in Berkeley Old Medium by Thompson Type, San Diego, California. Color separations were made by Bright Arts, Ltd., Singapore. Production supervision by Warren Wallerstein and David Hough. Designed by Trina Stahl"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm23970022
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152000042
Lccn
91021586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)23970022
Label
Working cotton, Sherley Anne Williams ; illustrated by Carole Byard
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Impressionistic acrylic
  • "The text of Working Cotton is based on the poems "the trimming of the feathers" and "conejo," originally published in The Peacock Poems by Sherley Anne Williams"--Title page verso
  • "The text type was set in Berkeley Old Medium by Thompson Type, San Diego, California. Color separations were made by Bright Arts, Ltd., Singapore. Production supervision by Warren Wallerstein and David Hough. Designed by Trina Stahl"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm23970022
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152000042
Lccn
91021586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)23970022

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