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The Resource My face is black is true : Callie House and the struggle for ex-slave reparations, by Mary Frances Berry

My face is black is true : Callie House and the struggle for ex-slave reparations, by Mary Frances Berry

Label
My face is black is true : Callie House and the struggle for ex-slave reparations
Title
My face is black is true
Title remainder
Callie House and the struggle for ex-slave reparations
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Frances Berry
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born into slavery, Callie House helped create the Ex-Slave Mutual Relief, Bounty, and Pension Association in 1899 as a freedwoman. The organization, one of the first of its kind, campaigned for the reparations promised to African American freedmen by petitioning the government. Callie, their leader and voice of the movement, defied conventions of race, class, and gender with her ideas
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Additional physical form
Issued also on cassette.
Cataloging source
RECBX
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Berry, Mary Frances
Dewey number
  • 323/.092
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
E185.97.H825
LC item number
B47 2006c
Literary text for sound recordings
biography
PerformerNote
Narrated by Sharon Washington
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Washington, Sharon
Series statement
Griot audio
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • House, Callie
  • African American women political activists
  • Women political activists
  • African Americans
Label
My face is black is true : Callie House and the struggle for ex-slave reparations, by Mary Frances Berry
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
606972
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
"Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container.
Extent
7 audio discs (8 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419372162
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781419372162
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CF173
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781419372162
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
My face is black is true : Callie House and the struggle for ex-slave reparations, by Mary Frances Berry
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
606972
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
"Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container.
Extent
7 audio discs (8 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419372162
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781419372162
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CF173
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781419372162
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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