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Author Bolden, Tonya
Title Searching for Sarah Rector : the richest black girl in America / Tonya Bolden
Publisher New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, c2014
ITEM LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Rodman Main Children's  976.684 B687    DUE 03-07-20 S-OH OFFSITE
Descript 76 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 27 cm
Note Includes index
Includes glossary
Contents 160 acres - Three and a half dollars an acre - Twelve and a half percent - One million dollars
Summary From primary documents, including court and census records and interviews with family members, author Tonya Bolden pieces together the events of Sarah Rector's life and the lives of those around her when oil was discovered on her land allotment, making her wealthy
Subject Rector, Sarah, 1902- -- Juvenile literature
African American women -- Oklahoma -- Creek County -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
African Americans -- Oklahoma -- Creek County -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women millionaires -- Oklahoma -- Creek County -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Millionaires -- Oklahoma -- Creek County -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Creek County (Okla.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
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