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Community Conversations for Kids: I Could Do That! Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote

Saturday, February 8, 2014

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.

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In another New York Council for the Humanities’ Conversations with Kids program, this time focusing on the topic of democracy, we will read and discuss the book I Could Do That! Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote by Linda Arms White.  In this story, six-year-old Esther Morris learns early on that she can do anything if she puts her mind to; this story shows how one girl’s courage drive her through a life filled with challenges until, in 1869, she wins the vote for women in Wyoming Territory – the first time ever in the United States!

Location

Kingsland Homestead
143-35 37th Avenue
Queens
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Kingsland Homestead

Contact Number

(718) 939-0647 x17

Contact Email

kmooney@queenshistoricalscoiety.org

Categories

Education, History, Kids, Women's History Month, Talks

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