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Title
Forever Free: the story of the Emancipation Proclamation
Names
Sterling, Dorothy, 1913-2008 (Author)
Crichlow, Ernest, 1914-2005 (Illustrator)
Collection

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1963
Place: Garden City, N.Y
Publisher: Doubleday
Edition: [1st ed.]
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 973.7-S (Sterling, D. Forever free)
Topics
United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln) -- Emancipation Proclamation
Slavery -- United States
Antislavery movements -- United States
Genres
Books
Children's literature
Illustrations
Physical Description
Extent: 208 p. illus. 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 63007691 /L/AC/r873
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR3872611-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11735147
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2cdad020-7cfc-0134-06cb-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1913: Creator Born
  • 1963: Issued
  • 2008: 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. "Forever Free" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1963. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f17c1e10-0b5d-0135-7df4-0e9a7caffb76

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Forever Free" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f17c1e10-0b5d-0135-7df4-0e9a7caffb76

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1963). Forever Free Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f17c1e10-0b5d-0135-7df4-0e9a7caffb76

Wikipedia Citation

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Forever Free