WorldCat Identities

Phelan, Mary Kay

Overview
Works: 26 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 7,022 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Anecdotes  Biography 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: E215.7, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mary Kay Phelan
The story of the Boston Tea Party by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the causes and events of the deliberately planned and carefully executed Boston Tea Party
Mother's Day by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the honoring of mothers over the centuries and throughout the world
Four days in Philadelphia, 1776 by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-creation of the four days in 1776 during which the members of the Second Continental Congress debated the question of declaring independence from Great Britain, and drafted the document setting forth their decision
The story of the Boston Massacre by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events preceding, during, and following the Boston Massacre, an incident with far reaching political consequences that eventually led to the Revolution
The Fourth of July by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of the Fourth of July holiday and its lively celebration
Mr. Lincoln speaks at Gettysburg by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed reconstruction of events surrounding Lincoln's invitation and acceptance to speak, the delivery of his address and the reactions of press and public
The story of the Louisiana Purchase by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the events leading to the United States' purchase of a huge tract of land from France in 1803
Midnight alarm; the story of Paul Revere's ride by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the famous ride by the Boston silversmith to warn the countryside of the approaching British
Mr. Lincoln's inaugural journey by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A day-by-day account of Lincoln's roundabout journey to Washington, D.C., for his first inauguration, a journey plagued by rumors of a planned assassination attempt
The burning of Washington : August 1814 by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the events preceding, during, and after the British campaign to capture Washington, D.C., during the War of 1812
The White House by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tour through the White House offering facts about its history and the presidents who lived there
The story of the great Chicago fire, 1871 by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the causes, events, and aftermath of the 1871 fire that destroyed a large area of Chicago
Probing the unknown : the story of Dr. Florence Sabin by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the doctor who became famous for her efforts in medical research, teaching, and public health reforms
Martha Berry by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the young woman whose desire to help Appalachian children resulted in the creation of boarding schools and a college in rural Georgia where youngsters could work as well as study
Waterway west : the story of the Erie Canal by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the planning and construction of the Erie Canal which, when completed in 1825, linked the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean
Election day by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes voting procedures and customs from casting pebbles in ancient Greece to today's voting machines
The circus by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interesting little presentation of circus history which begins with the Circus Maximus, includes the arrival of the first lion in the U.S. in 1770, and brings the big show up to the present
Our United States Constitution : created in convention by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history and significance of the U.S. Constitution
A book to begin on the circus by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heritage of a dream : the story of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral by Mary Kay Phelan( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Phelan, Mary Kay

Languages
English (35)