As part of an NBC10 segment on DNA at-home testing, Sydney F. Cruice Dixon stopped by HSP to explain why DNA tests are just the beginning of a family history journey.
Lengel, the author of Never in Finer Company: The Men of the Great War's Lost Battalion, will present a lecture and book signing at HSP on November 14.
HSP is pleased to announce that our very own Lee Arnold has received the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly Excellence Award for his article “10 Things to Know about Visiting a Research Archive,” which appeared in the organization’s journal in September 2017.
Students in this two-week pilot program will produce a mobile-friendly walking tour guiding users through the African-American struggle for freedom and equality in Philadelphia.
Q&A with Kim McCleary, host of HSP’s first History Scavenger Hunt
In just a few weeks we’re welcoming walkers and bikers to a scavenger hunt with a history twist: participants will race to decipher clues across the city, all tied to a tumultuous decade of Philly’s history.