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Author Branch, Muriel Miller.

Title Pennies to dollars : the story of Maggie Lena Walker / by Muriel Miller Branch and Dorothy Marie Rice.

Imprint North Haven, Conn. : Linnet Books, 1997.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 WALKER,M BRA    Available
Description xi, 100 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Note Includes index.
Summary The story of the woman whose life of hard work, perseverance, and resourcefulness enabled her to found the first African-American owned bank in this country.
Subject Walker, Maggie Lena, 1867-1934 -- Juvenile literature.
Walker, Maggie Lena, 1867-1934.
African American women -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Bankers -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography.
Bankers.
Women -- Biography.
Richmond (Va.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Rice, Dorothy Marie, 1948-
ISBN 0208024530 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper) : $17.95
0208024557 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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