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African American Firefighter Museum

City's First Black Firefighters Museum Clears Big Hurdle

Posted 03.26.2013 | Chicago

Story by Wendell Hutson, courtesy DNAinfo Chicago: BRONZEVILLE — The creation of the first black firefighters museum moved one step closer to rea...

Trymaine Lee

Mothers Of Black Firefighters Killed On 9/11 Fight To Keep Their Sons' Memories Alive | Trymaine Lee | Posted 11.09.2011 | Black Voices

The years haven't much eased Irene Smith's pain. Some days are good, she says. Some less so. But her son, Leon W. Smith Jr., is always on her mind. ...

The Only African American Firefighter Museum in the U.S.

Ashley M. Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Ashley M. Williams

The museum preserves and shares the great accomplishments of African American firefighters throughout the decades.