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The Resource Behind the scenes in the Lincoln White House : memoirs of an African-American seamstress, Elizabeth Keckley

Behind the scenes in the Lincoln White House : memoirs of an African-American seamstress, Elizabeth Keckley

Label
Behind the scenes in the Lincoln White House : memoirs of an African-American seamstress
Title
Behind the scenes in the Lincoln White House
Title remainder
memoirs of an African-American seamstress
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Keckley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.7092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E457.15
LC item number
.K26 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Behind the scenes in the Lincoln White House : memoirs of an African-American seamstress, Elizabeth Keckley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Unabridged republication of the work originally published in 1868 by G.W. Carleton & Co., Publishers, New York, under the title Behind the scenes, Or Thirty years a slave, and four years in the White House
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Where I was born -- Girlhood and its sorrows -- How I gained my freedom -- In the family of Senator Jefferson Davis -- My introduction to Mrs. Lincoln -- Willie Lincoln's death-bed -- Washington in 1862-3 -- Candid opinions -- Behind the scenes -- The second inauguration -- The assassination of President Lincoln -- Mrs. Lincoln leaves the White House -- The origin of the rivalry between Mr. Douglas and Mr. Lincoln -- Old friends -- The secret history of Mrs. Lincoln's wardrobe in New York -- Appendix. Letters from Mrs. Lincoln to Mrs. Keckley
Control code
ocm65521561
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
156 pages
Isbn
9780486451220
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006040327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)65521561
Label
Behind the scenes in the Lincoln White House : memoirs of an African-American seamstress, Elizabeth Keckley
Publication
Note
"Unabridged republication of the work originally published in 1868 by G.W. Carleton & Co., Publishers, New York, under the title Behind the scenes, Or Thirty years a slave, and four years in the White House
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Where I was born -- Girlhood and its sorrows -- How I gained my freedom -- In the family of Senator Jefferson Davis -- My introduction to Mrs. Lincoln -- Willie Lincoln's death-bed -- Washington in 1862-3 -- Candid opinions -- Behind the scenes -- The second inauguration -- The assassination of President Lincoln -- Mrs. Lincoln leaves the White House -- The origin of the rivalry between Mr. Douglas and Mr. Lincoln -- Old friends -- The secret history of Mrs. Lincoln's wardrobe in New York -- Appendix. Letters from Mrs. Lincoln to Mrs. Keckley
Control code
ocm65521561
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
156 pages
Isbn
9780486451220
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006040327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)65521561

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