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Keckley, Elizabeth approximately 1818-1907

Overview
Works: 39 works in 161 publications in 3 languages and 12,273 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  Biographies  Interviews  Records and correspondence  History  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E457.15, 973.70922
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Behind the scenes : or, Thirty years a slave and four years in the White House by Elizabeth Keckley( Book )

22 editions published between 1868 and 2014 in English and French and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seamstress and friend of Mrs. Abraham Lincoln describes her days as a slave and her memories of the Lincolns
Behind the scenes in the Lincoln White House by Elizabeth Keckley( )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiographical narrative, Behind the Scenes in the Lincoln White House traces Elizabeth Keckley's life from her enslavement in Virginia and North Carolina to her time as seamstress to Mary Todd Lincoln in the White House during Abraham Lincoln's administration. It was quite controversial at the time of its release-an uncompromising work that transgressed Victorian boundaries between public and private life, and lines of race, gender, and society
Behind the Scenes, Or, Thirty Years a Slave, and Four Years in the White House (Thirty Years a Slave, and Four Years in the White House) by Elizabeth Keckley( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

BEHIND THE SCENES by Elizabeth Keckley( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Behind the scenes : thirty years a slave & four years in the white house by Elizabeth Keckley( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Treinta años de esclavitud y cuatro en la Casa Blanca : (Entre bastidores) by Elizabeth Keckley( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Behind the scenes.: By Elizabeth Keckley. Or, Thirty years a slave, and four years in the White House by Elizabeth Keckley( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

(dlps) ABN9052.0001.001
BREAKING THE CHAINS - the Essential & Powerful Narratives that Shook the Roots of Slavery (17 Books in One Volume) : Memoirs of Frederick Douglass, Underground Railroad, 12 Years a Slave, Incidents in Life of a Slave Girl, Narrative of Sojourner Truth, Running A Thousand Miles for Freedom and many more by Elizabeth Keckley( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique collection consists of the most influential memoirs - powerful & unflinching narratives of former slaves and stories of people who helped them; including records and letters which unfold all the hardship, hair-breadth escapes and death struggles of the slaves in their efforts to reach freedom: Narrative of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave, Freedom Fighter & Statesman 12 Years a Slave - Memoir of Solomon Northup, a Free-Born African American Who Was Kidnapped and Sold into Slavery The Underground Railroad (William Still) - stories of 649 slaves who escaped to freedom through a secret network formed by abolitionists and former slaves Harriet: The Moses of Her People - Story of the Woman Who Led Hundreds of Slaves to Freedom as the Conductor on the Underground Railroad Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Harriet Jacobs) Narrative of Sojourner Truth - leading abolitionist and women's rights activist The Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano - Former Slave, Seaman & Freedom Fighter Up From Slavery, by Booker T. Washington - the Visionary Educator, Leader and Civil Rights Activist The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave - Memoir that Influenced the Anti-Slavery Cause of British Colonies Father Henson's Story of His Own Life - by Josiah Henson who was the inspiration for the character of Tom in Uncle Tom's Cabin Uncle Tom's Cabin, anti-slavery influential novel which made a crucial impact on America's conscience by illustrating slavery's affect on families The Willie Lynch Letter: The Making of Slave! The Confessions of Nat Turner The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave - Autobiography that Influenced the Anti-Slavery Cause of British Colonies Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom (William and Ellen Craft) Thirty Years a Slave: From Bondage to Freedom (Louis Hughes) Narrative of the Life of J. D. Green, a Runaway Slave (Jacob D. Green) Behind The Scenes: 30 Years a Slave & 4 Years in the White House (Elizabeth Keckley)
 
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Behind the scenes : or, Thirty years a slave and four years in the White House
Alternative Names
Elizabeth Keckley Amerikaans hoedenmaker (1818-1907)

Elizabeth Keckley écrivaine américaine

Elizabeth Keckley escritora estadounidense

Garland, Elizabeth 1818-1907

Garland, Elizabeth approximately 1818-1907

Garland, Lizzie approximately 1818-1907

Garland, Lizzy 1818-1907

Garland, Lizzy approximately 1818-1907

Hobbs Keckley, Elizabeth 1818-1907

Keckley, Elizabeth ca. 1818-1907

Keckley, Elizabeth H.

Keckley, Elizabeth Hobbs 1818-1907

Keckley, Lizzie 1818-1907

Keckley, Lizzie approximately 1818-1907

Keckley, Lizzy 1818-1907

Keckley, Lizzy approximately 1818-1907

Keckly, Elizabeth 1818-1907

Keckly, Elizabeth approximately 1818-1907

Keckly, Lizzie 1818-1907

Keckly, Lizzie approximately 1818-1907

Keckly, Lizzy approximately 1818-1907

エリザベス・ケックリー

Languages
English (145)

Spanish (1)

French (1)

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Mrs. Lincoln and Mrs. Keckly : the remarkable story of the friendship between a first lady and a former slaveAn unlikely friendship : a novel of Mary Todd Lincoln and Elizabeth KeckleyMrs. Lincoln's dressmaker : the unlikely friendship of Elizabeth Keckley & Mary Todd LincolnMary Lincoln's dressmaker : Elizabeth Keckley's remarkable rise from slave to White House confidanteBehind the scenes in the Lincoln White House : memoirs of an African-American seamstressMrs Keckly sends her regards : the last days of Abraham Lincoln