Coverart for item
The Resource Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Label
Henry's freedom box
Title
Henry's freedom box
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia
Awards note
  • Caldecott Medal Honor Book, 2008
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2008
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levine, Ellen
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 305.5/67/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.L57833
LC item number
Hen 2007
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nelson, Kadir
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Henry Box
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Underground Railroad
Target audience
primary
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm65207060
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780545105606
Lccn
2006009487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)65207060
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm65207060
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780545105606
Lccn
2006009487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)65207060

Library Locations

    • William Smith Morton Library (Richmond Campus)Borrow it
      3401 Brook Road, Richmond, VA, 23227, US
      37.5789301 -77.4492905
Processing Feedback ...