The Resource Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner

Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner

Label
Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America
Title
Fort Mose
Title remainder
and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America
Statement of responsibility
Glennette Tilley Turner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Fort Mose, the first free African settlement to legally exist in what is now the United States, established in St. Augustine, Florida, in 1738, and includes over forty images, as well as notes on the uncovering of the fort
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Glennette Tilley
Dewey number
975.9/18
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
NC1180L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
F319.F734
LC item number
T87 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.4
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fort Mose Site (Fla.)
  • Menendez, Francisco
  • Saint Augustine (Fla.)
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Free African Americans
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Saint Augustine (Fla.)
  • Florida
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The story of Francisco Menendez -- His early life in Africa -- Life in England's America -- Life in Spain's America -- The building of Fort Mosé -- Slave revolts and their effect -- Petitions to the King -- Rebuilding Fort Mosé -- The demise of Fort Mosé -- Afterword: Fort Mosé today -- Glossary
Control code
ocn490077443
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
42 pages
Isbn
9780810940567
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2009052205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 1020261
  • (Sirsi) o490077443
  • (OCoLC)490077443
Label
Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The story of Francisco Menendez -- His early life in Africa -- Life in England's America -- Life in Spain's America -- The building of Fort Mosé -- Slave revolts and their effect -- Petitions to the King -- Rebuilding Fort Mosé -- The demise of Fort Mosé -- Afterword: Fort Mosé today -- Glossary
Control code
ocn490077443
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
42 pages
Isbn
9780810940567
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2009052205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 1020261
  • (Sirsi) o490077443
  • (OCoLC)490077443

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