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Blueprint for change : the life and times of Lewis H. Latimer

Author: Janet M Schneider; Bayla Schlossberg Singer; Asa J Davis; Kenneth R Manning
Publisher: Jamaica, NY : Queens Borough Public Library, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Named Person: Lewis Howard Latimer; Lewis Howard Latimer; Lewis Howard Latimer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet M Schneider; Bayla Schlossberg Singer; Asa J Davis; Kenneth R Manning
ISBN: 0964533707 9780964533707
OCLC Number: 31932397
Notes: Accompanies the exhibit: Blueprint for change: the life and times of Lewis H. Latimer, dated Feb. 3-Aug. 26, 1995, held at Queens Borough Public Library.
Description: ix, 86 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Introduction / Janet M. Schneider --
The George Latimer case: a benchmark in the struggle for freedom / Asa J. Davis --
The culture of invention in Boston / Kenneth R. Manning --
Inventing a better life: Lewis H. Latimer's technical career, 1880-1928 / Bayla Singer --
Catalog / Janet M. Schneider and Bayla Singer --
Checklist of the exhibition.
Responsibility: edited by Janet M. Schneider, Bayla Singer ; essays by Asa J. Davis, Kenneth R. Manning, Bayla Singer.

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