Spring 2020

Born in 1930: Harvey Milk and Dolores Huerta

Cover: Born in 1930: Harvey Milk and Dolores Huerta



Born in 1930--learn how politician and activist Harvey Milk used his voice to overturn policies that targeted LGBT people and how labor reformer Dolores Huerta fought for working rights for Mexican/Latinx laborers. Aligned with curriculum standards, this book also highlights key 21st Century content: Global Awareness, Civic Literacy, and Economic Literacy. Thought-provoking content and a hands-on activity encourage critical thinking and civic engagement. Book includes table of contents, glossary of key words, index, author biography, sidebars, and timeline.



  • Lexile® Measure: 1020
  • Guided Reading Level: X

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • Welcome to 1930
  • Harvey Milk (b. May 22 1930)
  • Dolores Huerta (b. April 10 1930)
  • Timeline
  • Research and Act
  • Further Reading
  • Glossary
  • Index


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Author: Julie Knutson


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