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Branch, Muriel Miller

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Works: 13 works in 21 publications in 1 language and 2,928 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Biography  Quotations 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.L99556, [FIC]
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Publications about Muriel Miller Branch
Publications by Muriel Miller Branch
Most widely held works by Muriel Miller Branch
Dear Ellen Bee : a Civil War scrapbook of two Union spies by Mary E Lyons( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,040 libraries worldwide
A scrapbook kept by a young black girl details her experiences and those of the older white woman, "Miss Bet," who had freed her and her family, sent her north from Richmond to get an education, and then worked to bring an end to slavery. Based on the life of Elizabeth Van Lew
Juneteenth : freedom day by Muriel Miller Branch( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Discusses the origin and present-day celebration of Juneteenth, a holiday marking the day Texan slaves realized they were free. Juneteenth is the grandfather of allholidays for Black TexansFrom its spontaneous beginning on June 19, 1865, as slaves in Galveston, Texas, reacted to the delayed news of the Emancipation Proclamation, the holiday has spread nationwide among Black Americans. It is small gatherings on Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, to immense crowds in Buffalo, New York. This ethnic holiday includes the reading of the Emancipation Proclamation, retelling of legends about how it got its name, parades, parties, and family reunions. Join the author and photographer as they traveled to experience this celebration of freedom in various spots around the United States
The water brought us : the story of the Gullah-speaking people by Muriel Miller Branch( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Presents a portrait of the Gullah people who forged out of the oppressive circumstances of slavery a unique African-American culture
Pennies to dollars : the story of Maggie Lena Walker by Muriel Miller Branch( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
The story of the woman whose life of hard work, perseverance, and resourcefulness enabled her to found the first African-American owned bank in this country
3-D displays for libraries, schools, and media centers by Earlene G Evans( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Fine arts and crafts by Muriel Miller Branch( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Focuses on African American achievements in the fine arts (painting, sculpture, and photography) as well as in crafts such as pottery, needlework, basketry, and metalwork. It also traces the development of African American art from its roots in West Africa and describes the achievements of a wide array of artists from early slave artists and artisans to contemporary artists still practicing today
A step beyond : multimedia activities for learning American history by Muriel Miller Branch( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Miss Maggie : a biography of Maggie Lena Walker by Muriel Miller Branch( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Hidden skeletons and other funny stories ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Dear Ellen Bee a Civil War scrapbook of two Union spies by Mary E Lyons( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A scrapbook kept by a young black girl details her experiences and those of the older white woman, "Miss Bet," who had freed her and her family, sent her north from Richmond to get an education, and then worked to bring an end to slavery. Based on the life of Elizabeth Van Lew
Learning centers as an alternative method of teaching library / media center skills to second grade in Richmond, Virginia. by Muriel Miller Branch( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
L Douglas Wilder Lecture Series ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Branch, Muriel
Branch, Muriel M.
Languages
English (21)
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