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HSP in the News 

(Fiscal Year June 30, 2016 - July 1, 2017)

 

Philadelphia Inquirer | 5.5.2017 | Come see rough drafts of history and the Constitution

Philadelphia Business Journal | 5.5.2017 | Constitution Center, Historical Society announce on-going collaboration with new exhibit

Susan Scovill | 5.5.2017 | Historical Society’s Founder’s Award Dinner

AL DÍA NEWS | 5.4.2017 | Supporting the preservation of historical artifacts at the HSP Gala

CBS3 Philly | 5.3.2017 | Early Versions Of The Constitution Go On Display At National Constitution Center

Marilyn Russell's Remarkble Women | 5.1.2017 | HSP's Lynette Zimmerman discusses the 2017 Founder's Award

NBC 10 | 5.1.2017 | Historical Society Will Give Awards, Open New Exhibit

Philadelphia Inquirer | 4.28.2017 | The making of the Art Museum

PennLive | 4.27.2017 | Inside the Historical Society of Pa.'s vaults

Philadelphia Free Press | 4.26.2017 | Historical Society honors author, history advocates and unveils new exhibit

PhillyVoice | 4.25.2017 | Rare, handwritten drafts of U.S. Constitution rewrite document's history

AL DÍA NEWS | 4.24.2017 | An unknown treasure of American history

Philadelphia Inquirer | 4.21.2017 | Philly’s infamous WWI draft dodger

Advertising Age | 4.21.2017 | A Dog Brings Out the Best in George Washington in Pedigree's Moving Film

Philadelphia Inquirer | 4.17.2017 | Nation's founding novelist was a Philadelphian

Philadelphia Inquirer | 4.10.2017| An aerial view of the war to end all wars

Philadelphia Inquirer | 4.2.2017 | Hitting baseball through a glass ceiling

Philadelphia Inquirer | 3.27.2017 | Walt Whitman, bard of Camden

Smithsonian Magazine | 3.24.2017 | How the Liberty Bell Won the Great War

PhillyVoice | 3.14.2017 | Logan Square: from public executions to papal visits to world-class museums

Philadelphia Inquirer | 3.19.2017 | Philly's Magdalen Society Asylum

PhillyVoice | 3.13.2017 | William Penn's public squares: A slow evolution into modern Philadelphia parks

Philadelphia Inquirer | 3.12.2017 | When the Irish stepped up to help save the Union

CBS4 Indy | 3.11.2017 | Construction workers uncover dozens of colonial-era coffins in Philadelphia

CNN | 3.10.2017 | Philly construction crew finds coffins from colonial times

Metro International | 3.10.2017 | Dozens of historic coffins and human remains found at Philadelphia construction site

New York Daily News | 3.10.2017 | Dozens of historic coffins and human remains found at Philadelphia construction site

CBS3 Philly | 3.9.2017 | Dozens of coffins, bodies discovered at construction site in Old City

WITF Smart Talk | 3.7.2017 | The Words of William Penn

Philadelphia Inquirer | 3.5.2017 | The start of Penn's 'Sylvania'

Philadelphia Inquirer | 2.23.2017Century-old mystery of Philly-Russia connection

Centre Daily Times | 2.23.2017Kneading dough to make it, restaurant owner serves up state standbys 

SW Times | 2.22.2017Potluck: Cuisine fit for the first president

Philadelphia Inquirer | 2.19.2017 | How we moved from Washington's Birthday to Presidents' Day

Philadelphia Inquirer | 2.19.2017 | Families torn apart by slavery sought lost loved ones in newly archived ads

Philadelphia Inquirer | 2.12.2017 | Behind the legacy of Phila.'s oldest black shop

Philadelphia Inquirer | 2.5.2017 | America's long history of restricting immigrants

Cognoscenti | 2.2.2017 | How a black businessman helped save William Lloyd Garrison's newspaper

Philadelphia Inquirer | 2.3.2017 | Spring Arts Guide

Philadelphia Inquirer | 1.29.2017 | When pamphlets were media of choice

CBS-3 Philly | 1.26.2017 | Some support the role of protests, while others are tired of inconvenience

NewsWorks Tonight | 1.21.2017 | The Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution

Philadelphia Inquirer | 1.19.2017In 1913, another women's march for rights

Philadelphia Inquirer 1.15.2017 | Phila. an early influence for King

Philadelphia Inquirer | 1.8.2017 | The rise and fall of a financial titan

Philadelphia Inquirer | 12.26.2016 | Crossing the Delaware and into deeper waters

NBC10 @ Issue | 12.25.2016 | Trace your family history

NBC10 @ Issue | 12.19.2016 | How much Philadelphia history do you know?

Philadelphia Inquirer | 12.18.2016 | Taking flight as a local club
 
NBC10 @ Issue | 12.13.2016 | Growing Greater Philadelphia
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 12.11.2016 | A city gem of silver and gold
 
Generocity | 11.28.2016 | What ‘Where are you from?’ really means
 
NewsWorks Tonight | 11.24.2016 | Philadelphia's role in Thanksgiving history
 
WXPN Kids Corner | 11.23.2016 | Researching family history over the holidays
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 11.13.2016 | A suffragist's Phila. home
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 11.6.2016 | City's WWII club: Imperfect escape
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 10.31.2016 | Conjuring up a battle strategy
 
Courier Post | 10.27.2016 | 'Worst.President.Ever'? Haddonfield author knows
 
Philadelphia Gay News | 10.13.2016 | Event explores history of trans expression
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 10.9.2016 | Young minds digging deep
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 9.25.2016 | Long before 2016 craziness, there was Philadelphia 1935
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 9.11.2016 | Celebrating the city's Puerto Rican heritage
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 9.4.2016 | Philly's ink trade has a storied history
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 8.29.2016 | Stories never before told from the Orphan Train
 
Philadelphia Inquirer| 8.21.2016 | In 1860s diaries, a treasure
 
CBS-3 Philly | 8.19.2016 | Philadelphia man selling Thomas Jefferson letter found in attic
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 8.4.2016 | Howard H. Lewis, 81, lawyer and philanthropist who loved history
 
The Federalist | 7.28.2016 | A national treasure is hiding in plain sight at the DNC
 
Washington Post | 7.28.2016George Washington could have been a strongman, but kept giving power away
 
Voice of America | 7.27.2016 | During DNC, Philadelphia Shines Spotlight on History
 
PlanPhilly | 7.27.2016 | For DNC Philadelphia archive showcases evolving American democracy, from founding fathers to fights for equality
 
CBS-3 Philly | 7.23.2016 | The first handwritten draft of the Constitution going on display in Philadelphia
 
Philadelphia Gay News | 7.22.2016 | Historical Society publishes LGBT history mag
 
Philadelphia Inquirer | 7.22.2016 | Many women paved the way for Hillary Clinton
 
6-ABC News | 7.21.2016 | PoliticalFest 2016 ready to wow the DNC crowd
 
Philadelphia Style | 7.11.2016 | Why this year's PoliticalFest will be the best one yet