The Resource Who was the hair-care millionaire? Madame C.J. Walker, Mary Kay Carson

Who was the hair-care millionaire? Madame C.J. Walker, Mary Kay Carson

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Who was the hair-care millionaire? Madame C.J. Walker
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Who was the hair-care millionaire? Madame C.J. Walker
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Mary Kay Carson
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Madame C.J. Walker
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Language
eng
Summary
The incredible and true story of hair-care tycoon Madame C.J. Walker. Born into poverty on a Louisiana plantation, the child of former slaves, and orphaned at the age of 7, she began to concoct her own hair treatments as a young woman and sold them door-to-door, eventually making a fortune and providing dignified employment to many other African American women
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Title
Who was the hair-care millionaire? Madame C.J. Walker
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Summary
The incredible and true story of hair-care tycoon Madame C.J. Walker. Born into poverty on a Louisiana plantation, the child of former slaves, and orphaned at the age of 7, she began to concoct her own hair treatments as a young woman and sold them door-to-door, eventually making a fortune and providing dignified employment to many other African American women
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Biography type
individual biography
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10166741
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 338.7/66855
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9970.5.C672
LC item number
W3536 2012
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550
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1
  • 2
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
I like inventors!
Target audience
juvenile
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Mary Kay Carson
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Madame C.J. Walker
Who was the hair-care millionaire? Madame C.J. Walker, Mary Kay Carson
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Who was the hair-care millionaire? Madame C.J. Walker, Mary Kay Carson
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 22-23) and index
Contents
Words to know -- Rags to riches -- Tough start -- Hard life -- Dream answer -- Growing business -- Hair-care company -- Share the wealth -- Model millionaire
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Dimensions
20 x 24 cm.
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Extent
24 p.
Isbn
9780766039735
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2011029277
Note
cat49
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
  • ocn741937761
  • (OCoLC)741937761

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    • Douglas County Libraries, ParkerBorrow it
      20105 East Mainstreet, Parker, CO, 80138, US
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