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The voice that challenged a nation : Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights / by Russell Freedman.

Authors: Freedman, Russell.
Call number: jB Anderson, Marian FRE
Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, c2004.
Publication date: c2004.
Subject: Contraltos -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American singers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993 -- Juvenile literature.
Online: Table of contents
Title: The voice that challenged a nation : Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights / by Russell Freedman.
Physical description: 114 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Contents note: Easter Sunday, April 9, 1939 -- Twenty-five cents a song -- A voice in a thousand four: Marian fever -- Banned by the DAR -- Singing to the nation -- Breaking barriers -- "What I had was singing."
Summary note: In the mid-1930s, Marian Anderson was a famed vocalist who had been applauded by European royalty and welcomed at the White House. But, because of her race, she was denied the right to sing at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. This is the story of her resulting involvement in the civil rights movement of the time.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-103) and index.
Discography: p. 105-106.
Awards note: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Newbery Honor Book.
Robert F. Sibert Medal winner.
ISBN: 0618159762 (hardcover) : $18.00
1415599629 (BWI)
0547480342
LCCN: 2003019558
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|955517
Bib No.: 955517

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Ind. School for the Deaf Alumni Hall Adult Non-fiction Book* B AND FRE Checked In
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Indian Creek Elem Sch Children's Non-fiction Book* 921 ANDERSON Checked In
Lawrence Central HS Adult Non-fiction Book* 921 ANDERSON Checked In
Lawrence North HS Adult Non-fiction Book* 921 ANDERSON Checked In
Mary Evelyn Castle Elem Sch Children's Non-fiction Book* 921 ANDERSON Checked In
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Roncalli High School Library Adult Non-fiction Book* B AND Checked In
St Anthony Catholic School Children's Non-fiction Book* jB Anderson, Marian FRE Checked In
St Joan of Arc School Children's Non-fiction Book* jB Anderson, Marian FRE Checked In
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