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Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters

Author: Pat McKissack; Fredrick McKissack; John Thompson
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, ©1994.
Series: Coretta Scott King Award Books.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017.
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters.
New York : Scholastic, ©1994
(DLC) 92033831
(OCoLC)26858298
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pat McKissack; Fredrick McKissack; John Thompson
OCLC Number: 1029110363
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2018. MiAaHDL
Awards: Coretta Scott King Award, author, 1995.
Description: 1 online resource (68 pages) : color illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Christmas is coming ... --
In the big house ... --
And in the Quarters ... --
Getting ready for the big times --
Deck the halls --
Christmas eve-a very busy day --
Gloria in Excelsis Deo --
Pattin' the Juba --
Christmas gif' --
All day it's Christmas --
Rise up, shepherd, an' foller --
We wear the mask on New Year's eve --
First day --
Looking back.
Series Title: Coretta Scott King Award Books.
Responsibility: by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson.

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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.

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