Brooklyn! Join us to celebrate the People’s Republic and its role in creating the modern-day Fire Department — through the black population that began to force its way into the FDNY in the late 1800s. If you love Brooklyn and a good story, you’re going to want to hear what we have to say!
Book Talk: Ginger Adams Otis, “Firefight: The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York’s Bravest”
Brooklyn Historical Society
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)