Molly, by golly! : the legend of Molly Williams, America's first female firefighter—Ochiltree, Dianne.
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.
Subjects:African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Cooks -- Juvenile literature.
New York (N.Y.) -- Juvenile literature.
Volunteer fire fighters -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Williams, Molly, active 1818.
Women fire fighters -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Other Authors:Kemly, Kathleen Hadam, ill.
Honesdale, Penn. : Calkins Creek, Boyds Mill Press, c2012.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Includes bibliographical references.
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