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Maritcha: A Nineteenth-Century American Girl

Storytelling
Maritcha: A Nineteenth-Century American Girl
Tonya Bolden
Sun, March 18th, 2012 | 12:30 pm

Meet Tonya Bolden and hear her read excerpts from her book Maritcha: A Nineteenth-Century American Girl. It tells the true story of a young black girl who was born free and raised in New York City during the middle of the nineteenth century.

Free with museum admission.

Creative: Tronvig Group