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us: Keckley, Elizabeth, approximately 1818-1907


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    • us: Garland, Elizabeth, approximately 1818-1907
    • us: Garland, Lizzie, approximately 1818-1907
    • us: Garland, Lizzy, approximately 1818-1907
    • us: Keckley, Elizabeth, ca. 1818-1907
    • us: Keckley, Lizzie, approximately 1818-1907
    • us: Keckley, Lizzy, approximately 1818-1907
    • us: Keckly, Elizabeth, approximately 1818-1907
    • us: Keckly, Lizzie, approximately 1818-1907
    • us: Keckly, Lizzy, approximately 1818-1907
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1818~
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1907
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Keckley, Elizabeth, ca. 1818-1907Keckley, Elizabeth,ca. 1818-1907
  • Sources

    • found: Her Behind the scenes ... 1988: CIP t.p. (Elizabeth Keckley)
    • found: LC data base, 4/28/87 (hdg.: Keckley, Elizabeth (Hobbs) 1824-1907) LC manual cat. (usage: Elizabeth Keckley)
    • found: Notification from pub., Walker & Co., 05-01-95 (birth date for Keckley should be 1818 according to their sources and the NYPL Ref. Dept.)
    • found: Behind the scenes, 1988: t.p. (Elizabeth Keckley) p. 56, etc. (Lizzy Keckley; Lizzie Garland; about 37 yrs. old on 11-13-1855)
    • found: Notable American women, 1971: (Keckley, Elizabeth, c. 1818-May 26, 1907; dressmaker & confidante to Mrs. Lincoln; b. in Dinwiddie, Va. as a slave; free in 1855)
    • found: Fleischner, J. Mrs. Lincoln and Mrs. Keckly, 2003: t.p. (Mrs. Keckly) p. 7 (consistently signed her full name as "Elizabeth Keckly," not "Keckley"; consistently signed her first name "Lizzy," not "Lizzie," as Mary Lincoln spelled it) p. 28-29 (Elizabeth Hobbs; b. Feb. 1818)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Includes the old catalog headings: Keckley, Elizabeth Hobbs, 1824-1907; Keckley, Elizabeth, 1824-1907]
  • Change Notes

    • 1987-06-16: new
    • 2013-03-14: revised
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