Hop into History: The Multitalented Martin Delany

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Virtual Program

Add to Calendar06/09/2021 10:30 AM06/09/2021 11:00 AMAmerica/New_YorkHop into History: A Pittsburgh Puppy TaleEarly learners from ages 3 – 5 are invited to join us for an interactive online session exploring the people, places, and stories that make Pittsburgh unique! This session will feature the story of Dog Jack, a four-legged member of a group of Pittsburgh fire fighters who joined the Union Army during the American Civil War.Virtual – ZoomHeinz History CenterfalseMM/DD/YYYY

Early learners from ages 3 – 5 are invited to join us for an interactive online session exploring the people, places, and stories that make Pittsburgh unique!

This session will feature the story of Martin Delany, a Black doctor and newspaper publisher who lived in Pittsburgh. Follow his story through an issue of his newspaper, The Mystery! Learn how doctors used leeches and see how Martin tried to make things better for the community.

Registration

This is a free program designed for children ages 3-5 and their adults, but we welcome donations. Advance registration is required. Please register online.

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For more information, please contact Nate Rodda at nrrodda@heinzhistorycenter.org.