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Scavenger Hunt: Celebrate James McCune Smith: Abolitionist, Physician, New Yorker

Scavenger Hunt
Scavenger Hunt: Celebrate James McCune Smith: Abolitionist, Physician, New Yorker
Sat, January 19th, 2013 |
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Saturday - Monday, January 19 - 21, 2013: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Ages 6 and up

Learn about the abolitionist who spoke up against injustice in America and discover the story of James McCune Smith, the first African-American university-trained physician practicing in 19th century New York City. This scavenger hunt will take families throughout the whole New-York Historical Society.

Creative: Tronvig Group