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The Resource They were strong and good, written and illustrated by Robert Lawson

They were strong and good, written and illustrated by Robert Lawson

Label
They were strong and good
Title
They were strong and good
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Robert Lawson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States
Award
Caldecott Medal, 1941.
Awards note
Caldecott Medal Award Winner, 1941.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
093597
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1957
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lawson, Robert
Dewey number
920.073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.L4384
  • PS3523.A9548
LC item number
T44 1940
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1892-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lawson, Robert
  • Viking Press
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Courage
  • Sermons
  • Devil
  • Ship captains
  • Farm life
  • Convents
  • Soldiers
  • Slaves
  • Love
  • Families
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
They were strong and good, written and illustrated by Robert Lawson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Illustrated title page and lining papers
  • Art techniques used: Pen and ink drawings in black and white, reminiscent of copper plate etchings
  • "This is the story of my mother and my father and of their fathers and mothers."--Foreword
  • "First published September 1940."
  • Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature copy is signed by the author.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 x 22 cm
Extent
68 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780670699490
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
40027700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 00302147
  • (OCoLC)302147
Label
They were strong and good, written and illustrated by Robert Lawson
Publication
Note
  • Illustrated title page and lining papers
  • Art techniques used: Pen and ink drawings in black and white, reminiscent of copper plate etchings
  • "This is the story of my mother and my father and of their fathers and mothers."--Foreword
  • "First published September 1940."
  • Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature copy is signed by the author.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 x 22 cm
Extent
68 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780670699490
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
40027700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 00302147
  • (OCoLC)302147

Library Locations

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      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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