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Product Catalog : Great Lives in Colorado History
Katharine Lee Bates: Author of “America the Beautiful”

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Code: 978-0-86541-153-1
Price: $8.95
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By Monique Cooper-Sload

[About the Great Lives biography series]

Katharine Lee Bates visited Colorado only once, but that was enough. She took home to Massachusetts a memory that led her to write, “America the Beautiful.” The poem, inspired by a trip to the top of Pikes Peak in 1893, was wildly popular and became a cultural fixture once it was set to the music of Samuel Ward. Katharine taught literature at Wellesley College for forty years.

Ages 8 to 10
Bilingual in English and Spanish
78 pages (English 38/Spanish 40)
Trim: 5" by 8"
Publication Date: 2013.


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