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The Resource Scarlet sister Mary, by Julia Peterkin

Scarlet sister Mary, by Julia Peterkin

Label
Scarlet sister Mary
Title
Scarlet sister Mary
Statement of responsibility
by Julia Peterkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Scarlet Sister Mary is the story of a free-spirited woman's life in the post-Emancipation South [Carolina]. It is unique in its portrayal of an African-American community as capable of independent existence in the South at that time. The culture of the community is portrayed most interestingly and permeates through the religious, spiritual and even medical undertones of story. While Peterkin tells a poetic tale of an independent, strong, rebellious woman... --Bobby Jasak at Amazon.com
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, 1929
Cataloging source
DLC
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1880-1961
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peterkin, Julia
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Plantation workers
  • South Carolina
Label
Scarlet sister Mary, by Julia Peterkin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
308299
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
4 pages leaves, 11-345 pages
Lccn
28024477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Scarlet sister Mary, by Julia Peterkin
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
308299
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
4 pages leaves, 11-345 pages
Lccn
28024477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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