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Abner Doubleday

author: Dunham, Montrew
A biography of Abner Doubleday, which focuses on his love for baseball when he was young and who became a general in the Civil War later in life.
920
year: 2005
copies: 3
call number/section: 920
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Alexander Hamilton

author: Higgins, Helen Boyd
A biography of Alexander Hamilton, the first Secretary of the Treasury, that focuses on his childhood on the Caribbean Islands, dreaming of attending college in the American Colonies.
092
year: 2008
copies: 2
call number/section: 092
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Eddie Rickenbacker

author: Sisson, Kathryn Cleven
A biography of an automobile racer and pilot who contributed a great deal towards the growth of military and commercial aviation in the United States.
FIC
year: 2003
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
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Eddie Rickenbacker:boy Pilot And Racer

author: Sisson, Kathryn Cleven
A biography of an automobile racer and pilot who contributed a great deal towards the growth of military and commercial aviation in the United States.
921
year: 2003
copies: 1
call number/section: 921
lexile: 760

Frederick Douglass

author: Myers, Elisabeth P
Presents a biography of Frederick Douglass which focuses on the earlier years of his life as an escaped slave, student, and abolitionist.
921
year: 2007
copies: 2
call number/section: 921
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George Rogers Clark

author: Wilkie, Katharine Elliott
Childhood of the explorer and soldier who won the Northwest Territory for the United States during the Revolutionary War.
920
year: 2004
copies: 2
call number/section: 920
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John Audubon, Young Naturalist

author: Mason, Miriam E
As a young boy first in Haiti and then in France, James Audubon delights in the wonders of nature but on arriving in the United States, he decides to become an artist and draw every bird in North America.
921
year: 2006
copies: 2
call number/section: 921
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John Hancock

author: Sisson, Kathryn Cleven
921
year: 2004
copies: 2
call number/section: 921
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Juliette Low

author: Higgins, Helen Boyd
Tells the story of Juliette Low's early life, from her childhood in Georgia during the Civil War to her wedding day in 1886, and describes her inspiration for creating the Girl Scouts in America.
921
year: 2002
copies: 5
call number/section: 921
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Lew Wallace, Boy Writer

author: Schaaf, Martha E
Fictionalized biography of the boyhood and youth of a great, great nephew of John Paul Jones who, after his boyhood on the frontier, grew up to be an inventor, novelist, and statesman.
921
year: 2001
copies: 1
call number/section: 921
lexile: 570

Mahalia Jackson

author: Dunham, Montrew
Looks at the life of African-American gospel singer Mahalia Jackson, discussing her early years in New Orleans, her move to Chicago, and her work on behalf of civil rights.
FIC
year: 2003
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
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Phillis Wheatley

author: Borland, Kathryn Kilby
Looks at the life of Phillis Wheatley, a girl brought from Senengal to Boston as a slave in 1761 who played a role in the events of the American Revolution, and grew up to become a renowned poet.
FIC
year: 2005
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
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