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First mothers / written by Beverly Gherman ; illustrated by Julie Downing.

Gherman, Beverly. (Author). Downing, Julie. (Illustrator).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch J 973.0992 Gher (Text) 33126021153220 JNonfiction Available -
Erlanger Branch J 973.0992 Gher (Text) 33126017043039 JNonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780547223018 :
  • ISBN: 0547223013 :
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Illustrations were done in watercolor and colored pwncil."--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliography.
Formatted Contents Note:
The first first mother : Mary Ball Washington -- The determined mother : Susanna Boylston Adams -- The busy mother : Jane Randolph Jefferson -- The affectionate mother : Eleanor Rose Conway Madison -- The unknown mother : Elizabeth Jones Monroe -- The modern mother : Abigail Smith Adams -- The brave mother : Elizabeth Hutchinson Jackson -- The working mother : Maria Van Buren -- The beautiful mother : Elizabeth Bassett Harrison -- The dreamer mother : Mary Armistead Tyler -- The religious mother : Jane Knox Polk -- The pioneer mother : Sarah Dabney Taylor -- The struggling mother : Phoebe Millard Fillmore -- The flamboyant mother : Anna Kendrick Pierce -- The poetic mother : Elizabeth Speer Buchanan -- The strong mother : Nancy Hanks Lincoln -- The stepmother : Sarah Bush Johnston Lincoln -- The resourceful mother : Mary McDonough Johnson -- The quiet mother : Hannah Simpson Grant -- The protective mother : Sophia Birchard Hayes -- The industrious mother : Elizabeth Ballou Garfield -- The writer mother : Malvina Stone Arthur -- The sacrificing mother : Ann Neal Cleveland -- The cautious mother : Elizabth Irwin Harrison -- The practical mother : Nancy Allison McKinley -- The southern mother : Martha Bulloch Roosevelt -- The stylish mother : Louisa Torrey Taft -- The adoring mother : Jesse Woodrow Wilson -- The midwife mother : Phoebe Dickerson Harding -- The invalid mother : Victoria Moor Coolidge -- The idealistic mother : Hulda Minthorn Hoover -- The bossy mother : Sara Delano Roosevelt -- The lively mother : Martha Young Truman -- The pacifist mother : Ida Stover Eisenhower -- The savvy mother : Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy -- The striving mother : Rebekah Baines Johnson -- The baking mother : Hannah Milhouse Nixon -- The optimistic mother : Dorothy Gardner Ford -- The independent mother : Lillian Gordy Carter -- The dramatic mother : Nelle Clyde Reagan -- The competive mother : Dorothy Walker Bush -- The confident mother : Virginia Clinton Kelley -- The outspoken mother : Barbara Pierce Bush -- The adventurous mother : Stanley Ann Dunham.
Summary, etc.:
Interesting facts about the lives of the mothers of 44 of the presidents of the United States.
Subject: Mothers of presidents > United States > Biography.
Presidents > United States > Biography.

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