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Listening to our grandmothers" stories

Amanda J. Cobb

Listening to our grandmothers" stories

the Bloomfield Academy for Chickasaw Females, 1852-1949

by Amanda J. Cobb

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bloomfield Academy for Chickasaw Females -- History.,
  • Chickasaw girls -- Education.,
  • Chickasaw girls -- Social conditions.,
  • Chickasaw girls -- History -- Sources.,
  • Off-reservation boarding schools -- Oklahoma -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAmanda J. Cobb.
    GenreSources.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE97.6.B55 C63 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 162 p. :
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17721878M
    ISBN 100803215096
    LC Control Number00036501

    Three stories preserved in a book my mom gave me on my 25th birthday called "To My Daughter, With Love: A Mother's Memory Book." Family stories are meant to be collected, to be shared, and yet.


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