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Title Searching for Sarah Rector : the richest Black girl in America / Tonya Bolden.
Author Bolden, Tonya.
Publication New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
Description 76 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 27 cm
Call # J B RECTOR B
Summary Recounts the story of the 1914 disappearance of eleven-year-old Sarah Rector, an African American who was part of the Creek Indian people and whose land had made her wealthy, and what it reveals about race, money, and American society.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 66-67) and index.
Contents 160 acres -- Three and a half dollars an acre -- Twelve and a half percent -- One million dollars.
Subject Rector, Sarah, 1902-1967.
African American women -- Oklahoma -- Creek County -- Biography.
African Americans -- Oklahoma -- Creek County -- Biography.
Women millionaires -- Oklahoma -- Creek County -- Biography.
Millionaires -- Oklahoma -- Creek County -- Biography.
Creek Indians -- Oklahoma -- Creek County -- Biography.
Petroleum industry and trade -- Oklahoma -- History -- 20th century.
Creek County (Okla.) -- Biography.
ISBN 9781419708466 (hbk.) :
1419708465 (hbk.)

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 Central 1st Fl - Juv Biog  J B RECTOR B    DUE 03-15-21  
 Cypress Hills Juv Non-Fic  J B RECTOR B    IN TRANSIT  
 Flatbush Juv Non-Fic  J B RECTOR B    CHECK SHELVES  
 Gerritsen Juv Non-Fic  J B RECTOR B    DUE 03-15-21  
 Kings Hwy Juv Non-Fic  J B RECTOR B    DUE 03-15-21  
 Mapleton Juv Non-Fic  J B RECTOR B    CHECK SHELVES  
 Spring Ck Juv Non-Fic  J B RECTOR B    DUE 03-15-21  
 Stone Ave Juv Non-Fic  J B RECTOR B    CHECK SHELVES