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Articles with keyword "Pennsylvania"

Miller lanceolate point

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The First Americans

What we think we know about the arrival of Homo sapiens on this continent.

Book cover

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"Hotter than the Bloomin' Hobs of Hell"

Historically, iron foundries could fire the imagination or soothe the visual palate.

scene from Bee-luther-hatchee

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Right to Write

A play in Pennsylvania asks, "what is authentic?"

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The Medici of the New World

How an art-loving physician named Albert C. Barnes took revenge on the critics by building a collection barred to them.

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Pennsylvania's Joe Kelly

Joe Kelly works to tell Pennsylvania's stories.

Beth Shalom in Elkins Park, PA

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Cohen: Codesigner

Rabbi and Architect Scale New Heights with Innovative Synagogue.

Thaddeus Stevens was a resolute fighter

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Remarkable Radical: Thaddeus Stevens

Thaddeus Stevens was a fearsome reformer, who never backed down from a fight.

Pickup football game among "breaker boys."

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Penn's Woods Online

Keeping tabs on the Commonwealth's uncommon history.

Richard I. Dodge

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Just Deserters

Pennsylvania soldiers dodging the Civil War.

Exhibition Hall at Wagner Free Institute of Science in Philadelphia

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Wagner Free Institute of Science

The Exhibition Hall at the Wagner Free Institute of Science in Philadelphia, with its original systematic scheme of cherry-wood cabinets dating from the 1880s, provides a rare view of a Victorian scie