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Molly, by golly! : the legend of Molly Williams, America's first female firefighter / Dianne Ochiltree ; illustrated by Kathlenn Kemly.

Ochiltree, Dianne. (Author). Kemly, Kathleen Hadam. (Added Author).

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Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library JE OCH (Text) 39206020716252 J Picture Book - People Checked out 05/04/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781590787212
  • ISBN: 1590787218
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, c2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Introduces the first known female firefighter, Molly Williams, an African American cook for New York City's Fire Company 11, who one winter day in 1818 with many volunteers sick with influenza jumped into action to stop a house fire.
Subject: Williams, Molly, fl. 1818.
African American women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women fire fighters > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Cooks > Juvenile literature.
Volunteer fire fighters > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Picture books for children.
New York (N.Y.) > Juvenile literature.

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