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The extraordinary Suzy Wright : a colonial woman on the frontier / Teri Kanefield.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Introduces Suzy Wright, a Quaker who helped settle the Pennsylvania frontier, defended the rights of Native Americans, and provided legal counsel to her neighbors.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 921 WRIGHT (Text) 33892100376509 Children's Non-Fiction Book None 05/24/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419718663
  • ISBN: 1419718665
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-62) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Suzy comes to America -- At home in the land of brotherly love -- Shaking off the yoke -- A new home on the frontier -- A little romance -- Political adviser, lawyer, activist, and advocate for the Indians -- Businesswoman and scientific author -- The American Revolution and Quaker pacifism -- Celebrated poet -- Last years and legacy -- Afterword.
Summary, etc.:
Introduces Suzy Wright, a Quaker who helped settle the Pennsylvania frontier, defended the rights of Native Americans, and provided legal counsel to her neighbors.
Target Audience Note:
Age: 8-12.
Subject: Wright, Susanna, 1697-1784 > Juvenile literature.
Quakers > Pennsylvania > Columbia > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women > Pennsylvania > Columbia > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Poets > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Clerks of court > Pennsylvania > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Pennsylvania > History > Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 > Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life > Pennsylvania > Columbia > Juvenile literature.
Columbia (Pa.) > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Wright, Susanna, 1697-1784.
Clerks of court.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Poets.
Quakers.
Women.
Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania > Columbia.
Wright, Susanna, 1697-1784.
Quakers.
Poets.
Quakers > Pennsylvania > Columbia > Biography.
Women > Pennsylvania > Columbia > Biography.
Poets, American > Pennsylvania > Columbia > Biography.
Clerks of court > Pennsylvania > Biography.
Pennsylvania > History > Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Frontier and pioneer life > Pennsylvania > Columbia.
Columbia (Pa.) > Biography.
Women > Biography.
Genre: Biography.
History.
Juvenile works.
Biographies.

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