Coverart for item
The Resource Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard

Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard

Label
Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad
Title
Hidden in plain view
Title remainder
the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how African Americans made coded quilts and how they used them to escape on the underground railroad
Summary
Reveals the secret codes woven by African American slaves into quilts they used to navigate their escape on the Underground Railroad
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
170984
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.T63 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/related_authorities
-HTdmzNDZHo
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad
Label
Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes glossary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [193]-208)
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 transmission of secrets in African-American culture / Cuesta Benberry -- The fabric of heritage : Africa and African American quiltmaking -- The underground railroad -- There are five square knots -- The monkey wrench turns the wagon wheel -- Once they got to the crossroads -- Flying geese stay on the drunkard's path -- Steal away -- African American quilts : styles and traditions -- Timeline -- Ozella's underground railroad quilt code patterns
Control code
13970486
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 208 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385491372
Lccn
98049804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (InCu)1B570B907E2B4AEF92DAEA3C2294E12E
  • (IMchF)fol05295545
Label
Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes glossary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [193]-208)
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 transmission of secrets in African-American culture / Cuesta Benberry -- The fabric of heritage : Africa and African American quiltmaking -- The underground railroad -- There are five square knots -- The monkey wrench turns the wagon wheel -- Once they got to the crossroads -- Flying geese stay on the drunkard's path -- Steal away -- African American quilts : styles and traditions -- Timeline -- Ozella's underground railroad quilt code patterns
Control code
13970486
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 208 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385491372
Lccn
98049804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (InCu)1B570B907E2B4AEF92DAEA3C2294E12E
  • (IMchF)fol05295545

Library Locations

    • Cambridge City Public LibraryBorrow it
      600 W. Main St., Cambridge City, IN, 47327, US
      39.812146 -85.180997

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...