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Macy's Sunday Story Time: Firefighters

Storytelling
Macy's Sunday Story Time: Firefighters
Sun, September 23rd, 2012 | 12:30 pm

Recommended for children ages 4 - 7.

Each week New-York Historical Society educators read one to two engaging picture books around a theme. The themes are related to New York City, American history, current holidays, or new exhibitions.

Did you ever dream of being a firefighter? Even back in the 1840s, New York City had brave firefighters willing to put themselves in danger to help others. Explore the legendary tale of Mose Humphreys, one of New York’s bravest.

New York’s Bravest by Mary Pope Osborne

Creative: Tronvig Group