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African American Leaders Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger Hunt
African American Leaders Scavenger Hunt
Sat, January 18th, 2014 | 10:00 am - Mon, January 20th, 2014 | 5:00 pm

January 18 – 20; Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Meet the inspiring and brave African American leaders who helped shape our nation and civil rights legislation. Families will search through New-York Historical's collections finding objects and documents related to James McCune Smith, Pierre Toussaint, Frederick Douglass and of course, Martin Luther King Jr. Ages 6 and up
 

Creative: Tronvig Group