Exhibitions

To Free a Family: The Journey of Mary Walker by SYDNEY NATHANS

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The American Philosophical Society

John Barry: An American Hero in the Age of Sail by TIM McGRATH

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The American Philosophical Society

LECTURE: Charles Willson Peale's The Staircase Group: Reinterpreting the grand manner double portrait in Federal Phialdelphia

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The American Philosophical Society
Friday, March 6, 5:30 – 7:00 pm at Benjamin Franklin Hall, 427 Chestnut Street Reception at 5:30, Program at 6:00 LECTURE:… view complete listing>>

Gary Nash - Friends of Liberty

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The American Philosophical Society
The Friends of the American Philosophical Society Library and The Library Company of Philadelphia present a lecture, reception, and booksigning. Gary Nash will… view complete listing>>
The American Philosophical Society
American Philosophical Society
105 South 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone: 215-440-3400

Library. Founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1743, the Society houses one of the nation's principal collections in the history of science, anthropology, and early America.

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UNDAUNTED: Five American Explorers, 1760-2007

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The American Philosophical Society
What does it take to be an Explorer? view complete listing>>