* Due to the closure for elevator repair, the Downtown Library is not currently available to select as a request pickup point. Please select another location for new requests.

(1 rating - Login to add yours)
  • Published: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
  • Year Published: 2014
  • Description: 76 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 9781419708466
  • 1419708465

Subjects

Recently Listed On

No tags, currently.

Login to add tags

Share This

  • Book

Searching for Sarah Rector : the richest black girl in America

by Bolden, Tonya.

There is currently 1 available

Where To Find It

Call number: Y 976.684 Bo

Available Copies: Pittsfield Youth, NEW

Additional Details

160 acres -- Three and a half dollars an acre -- Twelve and a half percent -- One million dollars.

Recounts the story of the 1914 disappearance of eleven-year-old Sarah Rector, an African American who was part of the Creek Indian people and whose land had made her wealthy, and what it reveals about race, money, and American society.

Community Reviews

No reviews have been written yet. You could be the first!

Login to write a review of your own.