The Resource President Lincoln, Willie Kettles, and the telegraph machine, (electronic resource)

President Lincoln, Willie Kettles, and the telegraph machine, (electronic resource)

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President Lincoln, Willie Kettles, and the telegraph machine
Title
President Lincoln, Willie Kettles, and the telegraph machine
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Language
eng
Summary
In March 1865, the Civil War between the North and South and had been going on for four years. The armies of the North were fighting their way to Richmond, Virginia, the capital of the Confederate states. Many people thought that if the northern troops captured Richmond, the war would be over. Fifteen-year-old Willie Kettles worked as a telegraph operator in the War Department building in Washington. President Abraham Lincoln stopped by the telegraph office daily to get the latest reports from the battlefields. Would good news from Richmond ever arrive? Will Willie be ready to take the message? In the back of this book, you'll find a script and instructions for putting on a reader's theater performance of this adventure. Download additional copies of the script plus sound effects, background images, and more ideas that will help make your reader's theater performance a success through Lerner eSource
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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1948-
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Figley, Marty Rhodes
Dewey number
973.7
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1977-
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  • Riley, David
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
History speaks : picture books plus reader's theater
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  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Telegraph
  • Electronic books
  • United States
  • Lincoln, Abraham
Target audience
juvenile
Label
President Lincoln, Willie Kettles, and the telegraph machine, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11772522
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11772522
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11772522
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11772522
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
President Lincoln, Willie Kettles, and the telegraph machine, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11772522
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11772522
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11772522
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11772522
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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