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Author McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017.

Title Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters / by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson.

Imprint New York : Scholastic, c1994.

Call No.CSK Awards 01 Memorial Hall CRC
LocationRider Curriculum Resources Center

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Rider Curriculum Resources Center  CSK Awards 01    Available  ---
Description 68 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 67-68).
Summary Describes the customs, recipes, poems, and songs used to celebrate Christmas in the big plantation houses and in the slave quarters just before the Civil War.
Subject Plantation life -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Christmas -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Slaves -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.
Southern States -- Social life and customs -- 1775-1865 -- Juvenile literature.
Slaves -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author McKissack, Fredrick.
Thompson, John, 1940-
ISBN 0590430270 : $15.95