Articles with keyword "Pennsylvania"

Laurie Zierer

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Executive Function with Laurie Zierer

Pennsylvania Humanities Council director Laurie Zierer works to close achievement gaps through reading, collaboration, and storytelling.

Drawing of farm

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Picturing the Farms of Ohio and Pennsylvania

An itinerant artist chronicles farm life in America.

Mount Vernon

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Gardens of Presidents

Gardening was a pasttime and passion for the Founding Fathers.

Miller lanceolate point

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The First Americans

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

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Curio

"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.