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Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade

Balloons Over Broadway

Publication Type:

Book

Authors:

Sweet,Melissa

Source:

Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Boston, MA (2011)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr PN1982 .S27 S84 2011

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9560908

Keywords:

1882-1942--Juvenile literature, Parades--New York (State)--New York--History, Parades--New York (State)--New York--History--Juvenile literature, Puppeteers--United States--Biography, Puppeteers--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature, Sarg, Sarg, Tony, 1882-1942, Thanksgiving Day--New York (State)--New York--History, Thanksgiving Day--New York (State)--New York--History--Juvenile literature, Tony

Abstract:

Summary: Award-winning artist Sweet tells the story of the puppeteer Tony Sarg, capturing his genius, his dedication, his zest for play, and his long-lasting gift to America--the inspired helium balloons that would become the trademark of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

Ages 4-9; Biography