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The Resource Molly Brown : unraveling the myth, Kristen Iversen ; foreword by Muffet Brown

Molly Brown : unraveling the myth, Kristen Iversen ; foreword by Muffet Brown

Label
Molly Brown : unraveling the myth
Title
Molly Brown
Title remainder
unraveling the myth
Statement of responsibility
Kristen Iversen ; foreword by Muffet Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws from letters, journals, court records, newspaper articles, family memoirs, and other authentic documentation to reconstruct the life of Margaret Tobin Brown, the Titanic survivor who inspired the musical "The Unsinkable Molly Brown"; discussing her early years in Hannibal, Missouri, her political work, and her family
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Iversen, Kristen
Dewey number
910/.91634
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CT275.B7656
LC item number
I94 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Margaret Tobin
  • Titanic (Steamship)
  • Women social reformers
  • Social reformers
  • Denver (Colo.)
Label
Molly Brown : unraveling the myth, Kristen Iversen ; foreword by Muffet Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 280-284) and index
Contents
Foreword: Unraveling the Myth by Muffet Laurie Brown -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Note on sources -- Bump in the night April 14, 1912 -- Legend born April 1912, and aftermath -- Raised on the milk of a nanny goat 1867-1886 -- Better off with a poor man 1886-1894 -- Unfortunate disposition 1894-1906 -- Why be mildewed at forty? 1906-1912 -- Drum major of an imperial band 1913-1922 -- In the spirit of Sarah Bernhardt 1922-1932 -- Envoi April 18, 1912 -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm40602641
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 294 p.
Isbn
9781555662370
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
98049266
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Molly Brown : unraveling the myth, Kristen Iversen ; foreword by Muffet Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 280-284) and index
Contents
Foreword: Unraveling the Myth by Muffet Laurie Brown -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Note on sources -- Bump in the night April 14, 1912 -- Legend born April 1912, and aftermath -- Raised on the milk of a nanny goat 1867-1886 -- Better off with a poor man 1886-1894 -- Unfortunate disposition 1894-1906 -- Why be mildewed at forty? 1906-1912 -- Drum major of an imperial band 1913-1922 -- In the spirit of Sarah Bernhardt 1922-1932 -- Envoi April 18, 1912 -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm40602641
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 294 p.
Isbn
9781555662370
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
98049266
Other physical details
ill.

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