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Medearis, Angela Shelf
New York : Holiday House, 1991.
IL K-3 RL 4.8
ISBN 0823408930
A family trip in the early 1900s is the setting for this story. An African American family has been invited to the annual Seminole pow wow. The Seminoles had rescued slaves and had continued to have strong ties to African Americans. When the family arrives, they join in the ceremonies by dancing, singing and listening to stories told by the Seminoles.
SUBJECTS:     Dance -- Fiction
                        Seminole Indians -- Fiction
                        Indians of North America -- Fiction
                        African Americans -- Fiction
                        Stories in rhyme


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