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The Resource Shoes for everyone : a story about Jan Matzeliger, by Barbara Mitchell ; illustrations by Hetty Mitchell

Shoes for everyone : a story about Jan Matzeliger, by Barbara Mitchell ; illustrations by Hetty Mitchell

Label
Shoes for everyone : a story about Jan Matzeliger
Title
Shoes for everyone : a story about Jan Matzeliger
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara Mitchell ; illustrations by Hetty Mitchell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the half-Dutch/half-black Surinamese man who, despite the hardships and prejudice he found in his new Massachusetts home, invented a shoe-lasting machine that revolutionized the shoe industry in the late nineteenth century
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, Barbara
Dewey number
  • 685/.31/0028
  • B
  • 92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
840L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
TS990.M335
LC item number
M58 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mitchell, Hetty
Series statement
A Carolrhoda creative minds book
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Matzeliger, Jan Ernst
  • African American inventors
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Shoes for everyone : a story about Jan Matzeliger, by Barbara Mitchell ; illustrations by Hetty Mitchell
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm13214660
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780876142905
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
86004157
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 145417
  • (Sirsi) o13214660
  • (Sirsi) ABE-2495
Label
Shoes for everyone : a story about Jan Matzeliger, by Barbara Mitchell ; illustrations by Hetty Mitchell
Publication
Control code
ocm13214660
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780876142905
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
86004157
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 145417
  • (Sirsi) o13214660
  • (Sirsi) ABE-2495

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