WorldCat Identities

Keckley, Elizabeth 1824-1907

Overview
Works: 5 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 88 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Classifications: E457.15, 973.70922
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Elizabeth Keckley, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Keckley
Behind the scenes; thirty years a slave and four years in the White House by Elizabeth Keckley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Keckley's rise from slave to White House confidante details the cruel and terrible life for those in slavery, and the drive and determination of a woman who would not let others destroy her will
Behind the scenes : or, Thirty years a slave and four years in the White House by Elizabeth Keckley ( Book )
3 editions published between 1868 and 1988 in English and held by 4 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 : memoirs of an African-American seamstress by Elizabeth Keckley ( )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is the story of Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley, born into slavery in Virginia, who through her skill as a dressmaker, bought freedom for herself and her son in the 1850s. She moved to Washington, D.C., opened a business, and became a dressmaker for and an intimate of Mary Todd Lincoln during and after the Lincoln White House years
 
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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.00 for Keckley, E ... to 0.37 for Behind the ...)
Languages
English (13)
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