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The Resource The Hope Chest, Karen Schwabach

The Hope Chest, Karen Schwabach

Label
The Hope Chest
Title
The Hope Chest
Statement of responsibility
Karen Schwabach
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When eleven-year-old Violet runs away from home in 1918 to find her suffragist sister, she ends up in Nashville, Tennessee, where "Suffs" and "Antis" are gathered, awaiting the crucial vote on the nineteenth amendment
Summary
When eleven-year-old Violet runs away from home in 1918 and takes the train to New York City to find her older sister who is a suffragist, she falls in with people her parents would call "the wrong sort," and ends up in Nashville, Tennessee, where "Suffs" and "Antis" are gathered, awaiting the crucial vote on the nineteenth amendment
Writing style
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2009
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271923
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • [Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S3988
LC item number
Ho 2010
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800
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
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  • -HTdmzNDZHo
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True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Hope Chest, Karen Schwabach
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip077/2006036692.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, Ã2008
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stolen letters -- Dying Mrs. Renwick -- Meeting Myrtle -- Henry Street -- Hobie and the brakeman -- It all comes down to Tennessee -- Heading to Nashville -- In the Jim Crow car -- Mr. Martins' escape -- Red and yellow roses -- Finding Chloe -- Violet spies -- Dead Horse alley -- Max Bloomstein's pharmacy -- Ferocious Mrs. Catt -- Politics and gunplay -- Hope chest -- August 18 -- Freedom -- Historical notes -- Voting in America: Time line
Control code
6057418
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Yearling edition.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780375840968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375840968
  • (OCoLC)606763743
Label
The Hope Chest, Karen Schwabach
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip077/2006036692.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, Ã2008
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stolen letters -- Dying Mrs. Renwick -- Meeting Myrtle -- Henry Street -- Hobie and the brakeman -- It all comes down to Tennessee -- Heading to Nashville -- In the Jim Crow car -- Mr. Martins' escape -- Red and yellow roses -- Finding Chloe -- Violet spies -- Dead Horse alley -- Max Bloomstein's pharmacy -- Ferocious Mrs. Catt -- Politics and gunplay -- Hope chest -- August 18 -- Freedom -- Historical notes -- Voting in America: Time line
Control code
6057418
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Yearling edition.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780375840968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375840968
  • (OCoLC)606763743

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