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Title
Chariot in the Sky: a story of the Jubilee Singers
Names
Bontemps, Arna, 1902-1973 (Author)
Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy, 1889-1977 (Illustrator)
Collection

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1951
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Winston
Edition: [1st ed.]
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc Fic (Bontemps, A. Chariot in the sky)
Topics
Jubilee Singers
Slavery -- United States
African Americans
Genres
Books
Children's literature
Illustrations
Physical Description
Extent: Xiii, 234 p. illus. 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 51010429
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR3920589-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11583182
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 656dbbf0-7cf7-0134-fd8e-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1902: Creator Born
  • 1951: Issued
  • 1973: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Chariot in the Sky" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1951. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/de10fba0-c172-0134-3478-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Chariot in the Sky" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 30, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/de10fba0-c172-0134-3478-00505686a51c

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1951). Chariot in the Sky Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/de10fba0-c172-0134-3478-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Chariot in the Sky