WorldCat Identities

Keckley, Elizabeth approximately 1818-1907

Works: 15 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 2,898 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E457.15, 973.70922
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Keckley
Behind the scenes : or, Thirty years a slave and four years in the White House by Elizabeth Keckley( )

1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A seamstress and friend of Mrs. Abraham Lincoln describes her days as a slave and her memories of the Lincolns
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.06 for The spy wi ... to 0.63 for Keckley, E ...)

English (23)

Mrs. 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 seamstress