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Author Weitzman, David, 1936-
Title The Brown paper school presents my backyard history book / written by David Weitzman ; illustrated by James Robertson.
Imprint Boston : Little, Brown, [1975]
Edition First edition.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE  973.07 W439m    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE  973.07 W439m    AVAILABLE  
Series The Brown paper school.
Brown paper school.
Subject Local history -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History, Local -- Juvenile literature.
Alt Name Robertson, James, 1935-
Add Title My backyard history book
Description 128 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Edition First edition.
Summary Activities and projects, such as making time capsules and rubbings and tracing genealogy, demonstrate that learning about the past begins at home.
Contents Whatshisname -- A test! -- Getting a line on your past -- A birthday time capsule -- Xerox makes time machines -- Wow, have you got ancestors? -- A family map -- Out on a limb of the family tree -- Families come in all shapes and sizes -- Eating your way through history -- Pop, mood and rock -- The mirrored image -- Hand-me-down history -- History that talks -- Friday night at Grandma's -- Clark Kent, Decoder rings, and ovaltine -- How'd they say it? -- Thingamajig -- History in the yellow pages -- History at the cemetery -- At the corner of Yolo and Poonkinney -- 1890's auction: a history game -- More telephone book history -- Two wings, four wings, sometimes more wings -- History on a park bench -- Whatever happened to Main Street? -- Hanging around Old Town -- A-l-l aboard! -- Rubbing -- And rubbling -- Rusty history -- What's that doing here? -- Collected old buildings -- History in a small way.
ISBN 0316929018
9780316929011
OCLC # 1254974