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The story of Stagecoach Mary Fields / by Robert H. Miller ; illustrated by Cheryl Hanna.

Author/Creator:
Miller, Robert H. (Robert Henry), 1944-
Publication:
Englewood Cliff, N.J. : Silver Press, [1995]. , ©1995.
Series:
Stories from the forgotten West.
Stories from the forgotten West
Format/Description:
Book
30 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm.
Subjects:
Fields, Mary, approximately 1832-1914.
Fields, Mary, approximately 1832-1914
Fields, Mary b. ca. 1832.
Letter carriers -- Montana -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Coach drivers -- Montana -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women pioneers -- Montana -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American pioneers -- Montana -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Montana -- Juvenile literature.
African American pioneers.
Coach drivers.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Letter carriers.
Women pioneers.
Montana.
Women -- Biography.
Women pioneers -- Biography.
Postal service -- Montana -- Biography.
Pioneers -- Biography.
Letter carriers -- Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Montana -- Biography.
Carriage drivers -- Biography.
African Americans -- Biography.
African American pioneers -- Biography.
Childrens subjects:
Fields, Mary, approximately 1832-1914.
Letter carriers.
Pioneers.
African Americans -- Biography.
Women -- Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Form/Genre:
Biographies.
Biography.
Juvenile works.
Biographies.
Place of Publication:
United States New Jersey Englewood Cliffs.
Summary:
At the age of sixty, Mary Fields got the job of delivering mail via stagecoach from Cascade, Montana, to St. Peter's Mission, as the first African American woman ever to carry the United States mail.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1995
Contributor:
Hanna, Cheryl, illustrator.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0382243943
9780382243943
0382243900
9780382243905
0382243994
9780382243998
OCLC:
29798729
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