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Sojourner Truth : a life, a symbol, Nell Irvin Painter

Label
Sojourner Truth : a life, a symbol
Title
Sojourner Truth
Title remainder
a life, a symbol
Statement of responsibility
Nell Irvin Painter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography of Sojourner Truth, a woman born into slavery who, inspired by religion, made herself over into a strong public presence, traveling America in the years between the 1840s and late 1870s, denouncing slavery and advocating freedom, women's rights, and temperance
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
JDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Painter, Nell Irvin
Dewey number
923.673
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.T8
LC item number
P35 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truth, Sojourner
  • Truth, Sojourner
  • Truth, Sojourner
  • African American abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • Women abolitionists
  • Social reformers
  • Women social reformers
  • Abolitionists
  • African American abolitionists
  • Social reformers
  • Women abolitionists
  • Women social reformers
  • Biographie
  • United States
Label
Sojourner Truth : a life, a symbol, Nell Irvin Painter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "First published as a Norton paperback 1997."
  • Originally published: 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Isabella, Sojourner Truth, and American slavery -- Isabella, a slave -- Journey toward freedom -- Sanctification -- Plaintiff and witch -- New York perfectionism -- In the kingdom of Matthias -- Isabella's New York City -- Among the Millerites -- Northampton -- Douglass, Ruggles, and family -- The Narrative of Sojourner Truth -- Networks of antislavery feminism -- Akron, 1851 -- Vengeance and womanhood -- Spiritualism -- The "Libyan Sibyl" -- "Ar'n't I a woman?" -- Partisan and aristocrat -- Truth in photographs -- Presidents -- Washington's freedpeople -- Woman suffrage -- Kansas -- The end of a life -- The life of a symbol -- Coda: The triumph of a symbol
Control code
1095600
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 370 pages
Isbn
9780393317084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393317084
  • (OCoLC)37751255
Label
Sojourner Truth : a life, a symbol, Nell Irvin Painter
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "First published as a Norton paperback 1997."
  • Originally published: 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Isabella, Sojourner Truth, and American slavery -- Isabella, a slave -- Journey toward freedom -- Sanctification -- Plaintiff and witch -- New York perfectionism -- In the kingdom of Matthias -- Isabella's New York City -- Among the Millerites -- Northampton -- Douglass, Ruggles, and family -- The Narrative of Sojourner Truth -- Networks of antislavery feminism -- Akron, 1851 -- Vengeance and womanhood -- Spiritualism -- The "Libyan Sibyl" -- "Ar'n't I a woman?" -- Partisan and aristocrat -- Truth in photographs -- Presidents -- Washington's freedpeople -- Woman suffrage -- Kansas -- The end of a life -- The life of a symbol -- Coda: The triumph of a symbol
Control code
1095600
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 370 pages
Isbn
9780393317084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393317084
  • (OCoLC)37751255

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