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Articles with keyword "Philadelphia"

scene from Bee-luther-hatchee

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Right to Write

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

A depiction by Achille Devaria of Voltaire greeting  Ben Franklin and his nephew

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Mapping the Republic of Letters

Using modern technology to understand a network of eighteenth-century thinkers.

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A Fanciful Nature

Realism and fantasy mingle in the worlds of Beatrix Potter, Kate Greenaway, and Arthur Rackham.

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Ben in Print

Thirty-seven volumes and counting.

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Pennsylvania's Joe Kelly

Joe Kelly works to tell Pennsylvania's stories.

Illustration of Henry Brown

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This End Up

Henry Box Brown mailed himself to freedom.

Beth Shalom in Elkins Park, PA

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Cohen: Codesigner

Rabbi and Architect Scale New Heights with Innovative Synagogue.

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The Wreck of the Reformation

Florida's coast was a deadly place for seventeenth-century castaways.

Lansdowne, the home of saloniere Anne Willing Bingham.

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The Early American Salon

In the manuscript culture of the pre-print age, a lost world of poetry has been rediscovered.

John Wanamaker Monorail

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John Wanamaker Monorail

Shouldn’t these tiny travelers be beaming?