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Virginia Hamilton papers

Virginia Hamilton

Virginia Hamilton papers

by Virginia Hamilton

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American authors,
  • African Americans,
  • American literature,
  • Children"s books,
  • Biography,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Correspondence, drafts, printing proofs, biographical material, research material, publicity items, reviews, illustrations, and other papers pertaining chiefly to the production of Hamilton"s children"s books. Includes drafts of Anthony Burns : The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave (1988); Bluish : A Novel (1999); The House of Dies Drear (1968); M.C. Higgins, The Great (1974); Paul Robeson : The Life and Times of a Free Black Man (1974); and W. E. B. Du Bois: A Biography (1972).

    The Physical Object
    Pagination900 47 18.8
    Number of Pages900
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25207529M
    LC Control Number2003084975

      Virginia Maxine Brown Hamilton passed from this world on August20, She was lovingly attended in her home by her college sweetheart and husband, John Hamilton. Maxine as a young child often wen. Second Cousins by Virginia Hamilton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    streamlining this tangle of papers into a stock issue that would make the United States solvent. With supreme confidence in his proposed mea-sures, Hamilton turned a mass of bad debt into an asset by converting the debt into interest-bearing bonds that people wanted to purchase. The four geniuses of American nation-building—Jefferson,Hamilton.   About the Coretta Scott King - Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement The Coretta Scott King - Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement is named in memory of beloved children’s author Virginia Hamilton. The annual award is presented in even years to an African American author, illustrator or author/illustrator for a body of his or her published books for children and/or.

    Librivox recording of The Federalist Papers, by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison. The Federalist Papers (correctly known as The Federalist) are a series of 85 articles advocating the ratification of the United States Constitution. The Coretta Scott King - Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement is named in memory of beloved children’s author Virginia Hamilton. The annual award is presented in even years to an African American author, illustrator or author/illustrator for a body of his or her published books for children and/or young adults, and who has made a significant and lasting literary contribution.


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Virginia Hamilton Papers. The Library of Congress Manuscript Division houses a collections of Virginia Hamilton’s papers, given to the Library of Congress by her husband, Arnold Adoff. The collection includes correspondence, drafts, proofs, research material, publicity, and reviews pertaining to the production of her books.

Russell, David L. “Virginia Hamilton’s Symbolic Presentation of the Afro-American Sensibility” (Cross-Culturalism in Children’s Literature: Selected Papers from the Children’s Literature Association, Carleton University, ). The Federalist Papers is a collection of 85 articles and essays written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay under the collective pseudonym "Publius" to promote the ratification of the United States collection was commonly known as The Federalist until the name The Federalist Papers emerged in the 20th century.

The first 77 of these essays were published. Virginia Hamilton changed children’s literature for generations of readers, bringing a Faulknerian style of sophisticated and cutting-edge writing to the world of books for young readers.

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As a child she was surrounded by poetry. The book met with acclaim, and made Time Magazine's Best Seller list in Random House published two more books of her collected poems. Virginia Hamilton s books, which combined African-American and Native American lore with contemporary stories and characters, are memorable not only for their inventiveness and rich characterizations, but also for their ability to evoke a wide variety of times, places, and historical figures.

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Also, the extensive research library collected by Virginia and Arnold over the years was donated to Wright State University’s Bolinga Black Cultural Resources Center in Remembered above all as the nation’s first great fiscal voice, Alexander Hamilton is known for the range of his accomplishments, extending into the arenas of diplomacy, warfare, political strategy, and (via Hamilton’s primary authorship of The Federalist Papers) constitutional law.

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Hamilton was awarded the Newbery Medal, three Newbery Honors, the National Book Award, the A must-have for schools, libraries, and anyone /5(2). Artfully quilted together, these pieces create a picture of family, schoolteachers, neighbors (good and bad), and a history of escaped slavery, as well as the strands of racism that seemingly permeate everything -- both directly and indirectly."Time Pieces: The Book of Times" reflects the power of Virginia Hamilton's accumulated years as a.

A book was transferred to the Rare Book and Special Collections Division. Some audiotapes have been transferred to the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division, Recorded Sound Section. All transfers are identified as part of the Virginia Hamilton Papers.

Virginia Hamilton Papers 2.Adair, Mary Virginia Hamilton, ; Teacher and poet. Mount Holyoke College graduate, Papers span the years (bulk ) and consist of biographical information, poems and drawings, photographs, a televised interview, and a hand-written, inscribed poem by Robert Frost, titled "Snow Falling After it Clears.".Buy a cheap copy of The House of Dies Drear by Virginia Hamilton - A gently used book at a great low price.

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