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For spacious skies : Katharine Lee Bates and the inspiration for "America the beautiful"

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"Katharine Lee Bates first wrote the lines to "America the Beautiful" on a summer evening after a stirring visit to Pikes Peak in 1893. But the story behind the song begins with Katharine herself, who grew up with memories of the country divided by the Civil War and pushed beyond conventional expectations of women to become an acclaimed writer, scholar, suffragist, and reformer. Katharine believed in the power of words to make a difference, and in "America the Beautiful," her vision of the nation as a great family, united from sea to shining sea, continues to uplift and inspire us all"--

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Williamson Public Library J 811 CHU (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
52152300743891
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1001 . ‡aChurnin, Nancy, ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aFor spacious skies : ‡bKatharine Lee Bates and the inspiration for "America the beautiful" / ‡cNancy Churnin ; illustrated by Olga Baumert.
264 1. ‡aChicago, Illinois : ‡bAlbert Whitman & Company, ‡c2020.
300 . ‡a1 volume (unpaged) : ‡bcolor illustrations ; ‡c27 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
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504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references.
520 . ‡a"Katharine Lee Bates first wrote the lines to "America the Beautiful" on a summer evening after a stirring visit to Pikes Peak in 1893. But the story behind the song begins with Katharine herself, who grew up with memories of the country divided by the Civil War and pushed beyond conventional expectations of women to become an acclaimed writer, scholar, suffragist, and reformer. Katharine believed in the power of words to make a difference, and in "America the Beautiful," her vision of the nation as a great family, united from sea to shining sea, continues to uplift and inspire us all"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
5211 . ‡aAges 4-8. ‡bAlbert Whitman & Company.
60010. ‡aBates, Katharine Lee, ‡d1859-1929 ‡vJuvenile literature.
60010. ‡aBates, Katharine Lee, ‡d1859-1929. ‡tAmerica the beautiful ‡vJuvenile literature.
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655 7. ‡aPicture books. ‡2lcgft
7001 . ‡aBaumert, Olga, ‡eillustrator.
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