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3/22/17

PHILADELPHIA, PA–As part of the Google Arts & Culture project, the Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP) has created a new exhibit, The Presidency in Times of Turmoil, featuring more than 70 images from HSP's collections. 

Historic political cartoons are visual proof that political consensus has never been a feature of American political debate. When viewed critically, however, they can provide a shared base of evidence for understanding the politics of the past and present. 

2/28/17

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP) and The Library Company of Philadelphia (LCP) jointly award approximately 25 one-month fellowships for research in residence in either or both collections during each academic year. Fellows hail from across the country and around the world, utilizing both institutions' collections in contemporary scholarship.

2/23/17

PHILADELPHIA, PAThe Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP) will be running an all-inclusive bus tour from Philadelphia to Cumberland Pathways, a family history and genealogy conference taking place October 20-22, 2017, in Carlisle, Pa.

2/21/17

PHILADELPHIA, PA—The Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP) is pleased to announce the receipt of a grant to host two free programs this spring exploring the First World War. The grant was awarded as part of World War I and America, a major initiative involving public programs in all fifty states. 

2/19/17

PHILADELPHIA, PA—The Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP) is pleased to announce the launch of its latest digital history project, Anonymous No More: John Fryer, Psychiatry, and the Fight for LGBT Equality