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Title
New Boy in School
Names
Justus, May, 1898-1989 (Author)
Payne, Joan Balfour (Illustrator)
Collection

The Black Experience in Children's Books: Selections from Augusta Baker's Bibliographies

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1963
Place: New York
Publisher: Hastings House
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc E 89-25
Topics
African American children
Genres
Books
Children's literature
Illustrations
Physical Description
Extent: 56 p. illus. 24 cm.
Description
When his family moves from Louisiana to Tennessee, seven-year-old Lennie discovers he is the only black person in his classroom.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 62022122 /AC/L/r842
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG88-B85738
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11216152
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f7f7c040-5c1b-0134-c01d-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Creator Born
  • 1963: Issued
  • 1989: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "New Boy in School" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1963. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/55eb0f10-7460-0134-a174-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "New Boy in School" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/55eb0f10-7460-0134-a174-00505686a51c

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1963). New Boy in School Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/55eb0f10-7460-0134-a174-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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New Boy in School