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The Resource Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909, written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet

Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909, written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet

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Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
Title
Brave girl
Title remainder
Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
Statement of responsibility
written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Title variation
Brave girl
Title variation remainder
Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers Strike of 1909
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated account of immigrant Clara Lemlich's pivotal role in the influential 1909 women laborer's strike describes how she worked grueling hours to acquire an education and support her family before organizing a massive walkout to protest the unfair working conditions in New York's garment district
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2014
  • Flora Stieglitz Straus Award, 2014.
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Younger Children, 2014.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10160270
Cataloging source
DLC
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Markel, Michelle
Dewey number
331.892/88711509747109041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD5325.C62 1909
LC item number
M37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 0
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1956-
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Sweet, Melissa
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True
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  • Lemlich, Clara
  • Shirtwaist Makers' Strike, New York, N.Y., 1909
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Women clothing workers
  • Women in the labor movement
  • Lemlich, Clara
  • Shirtwaist Makers' Strike, New York, N.Y., 1909
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Women clothing workers
  • Women in the labor movement
Target audience
juvenile
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Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
Label
Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909, written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780061804427
Isbn Type
(hardcover bdg.)
Lccn
2012025439
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Label
Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909, written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Publication
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780061804427
Isbn Type
(hardcover bdg.)
Lccn
2012025439
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)

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