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Searching for Sarah Rector : the richest Black girl in America / Tonya Bolden.

Author/creator Bolden, Tonya author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, [2014]
Copyright Notice ©2014
Description76 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps, portraits ; 26 x 27 cm
Contents 160 acres -- Three and a half dollars an acre -- Twelve and a half percent -- One million dollars -- Epilogue.
Abstract Recounts the story of the 1914 disappearance of eleven-year-old Sarah Rector, an African American who was part of the Creek Indian people and whose land had made her wealthy, and what it reveals about race, money, and American society.
Local noteLittle-360650--305131066632-
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references, pages 66-67, and index.
LCCN 2012039254
ISBN9781419708466 (hardback)
ISBN1419708465 (hardback)

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