American National Biography Online. American Men and Women of Science - Home. Science Biography Resources. African American National Biography. General Editors: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Evelyn Brooks HigginbothamExecutive Editor: Steven J.
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The account may be reinforced by semi-structured interviewing or personal documents. Dear Miss Breed: Letters from Camp. "Dear Miss Breed...
" the letters begin. Over 250 of them in all, these faded and creased remnants of history tell the story of young Japanese Americans incarcerated in America's World War II concentration camps and illustrate how the commitment of a single person can profoundly touch the lives of so many people. A selection of these letters to Miss Breed are featured in this virtual exhibition. In order to fully utilize the multimedia technology, video and sound files are incorporated in this Web exhibition. Clara Estelle Breed, or Miss Breed, was the Children's Librarian at the San Diego Public Library from 1929 to 1945. Miss Breed was fond of all children, including the many Japanese American children and teenagers who frequented the East San Diego Branch Library. Arna Bontemps. Inauthor:"Arna Wendell Bontemps"
Elizabeth Gray Vining. Vining, Elizabeth Janet (Gray) Born: October 6, 1902, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Died: November 27, 1999, in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania Vocations: Children’s Book Author, Novelist, Teacher, Memoirist, Librarian Geographic Connection to Pennsylvania: Philadelphia, Philadelphia County; Kennett Square, Delaware County Keywords: Adam of the Road; Akihito; Bryn Mawr College; Distinguished Daughter of Pennsylvania; Newbery Award; Quakers; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Abstract: Elizabeth Gray Vining of Germantown had a long and productive life of letters.
Her first successful story came at age 13 and her first published book at 27. She would eventually win the Newbery Award for Adam of the Road. MoversandShakers 2011. Sorry, but the article or page you’re looking was not found.
In May 2013, Library Journal underwent a major server migration for its archived web content, which happened slightly sooner than originally expected. As a result, much of the content from 2004 to 2012 is currently unavailable to the public. However, this content has not been lost, and our web staff is in the process of converting these past articles for integration into the WordPress-based website you see here, which was launched in 2012.
Many of these older articles have already been restored, and more will continue to be restored on an ongoing basis as they are cleaned up. Sample Personal Biography - Gain fast biography tips here. Biographytemplate - handleyhigh. Class of 1959 Handley High 50th Anniversary Reunion Biography ---------- Important Template Use Instructions ---------- (Please Read Before Using the Template) This template was prepared to assist in the preparation of a brief biography for sharing some of our selves and our experiences from the last 50 years since graduating from Handley High School.
The template outline is structured into eight parts as a means of encouraging each of our classmates to address all areas of their lives rather than dwell on some while skipping over others. That’s the reason for the outline and the broad topics associated with each outline element. The questions were provided as an aid to discussing each topic in the outline. If the given questions do not work for you, please feel free to change the questions, ignore questions, or form new questions to fit your particular circumstances and what you would like your classmates to know about you.