To the Rescue!: Garrett Morgan Underground

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To the Rescue!: Garrett Morgan Underground

by Monica Kulling

Illustrations by David Parkins

Part of a Series: Great Idea.

First Release:

June 2016

ISBN: 9781101918814

Garrett Morgan invented a safety hood—a precursor to the gas mask—for firemen. But until a gas explosion trapped miners underground in 1916, the hoods sold poorly. Why? Because Morgan was black. List of sources of inspiration. Full-color illustrations rendered in pen and ink with watercolor.

  • ISBN: 9781101918814
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Exclusive hardcover edition
    Publisher: Tundra
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 8" x 10"
    Lexile: Level: 770L
    Genre: Nonfic
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