NEW Bridget Moore Video

New! Video Story

A Tenement Museum costumed interpreter plays Bridget Moore in 1868.  She lets us see her new home and shows us how she maintains her Irish culture.

This video is part of our Upper Elementary Unit Plan.

Associated Family Story Article

Middle School: 6-8th Grade, Upper Elementary: 4-5th Grade

The Moore Family Story

Learn about the Moores, an Irish American family who lived in 97 Orchard Street in the 1860s.

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