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Bridget "Biddy" Mason : from slave to businesswoman

Author: Jean Kinney Williams
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, ©2006.
Series: Signature lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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A biography of the slave who won her freedom in a California courtroom, and bought a house that she used to help people in need as an ex-slave, nurse, and midwife, who started many philanthropic projects.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Biddy Mason; Biddy Mason; Biddy Mason
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Kinney Williams
ISBN: 0756510015 9780756510015
OCLC Number: 57652148
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Life & times --
Life at a glance --
In the library --
On the web & historic sites --
Glossary --
Source notes --
Bibliography --
About the author --
Image credits --
Index.
Series Title: Signature lives.
Responsibility: by Jean Kinney Williams.
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A biography of the slave who won her freedom in a California courtroom, and bought a house that she used to help people in need as an ex-slave, nurse, and midwife, who started many philanthropic projects.

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