Tag: Pennsylvania

Nancy Moses Appointed Chair of PHMC

Governor Tom Wolf has announced the appointment of Moses and new board members for the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.

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Call for Papers: PA and the Great War

Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies is issuing a call for articles to be included in a special issue on the centennial of the United States’ entry into World War I especially as it relates to Pennsylvania to be published in the Fall of 2017.

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Call for Papers: PMHB Special Issue on Food and Foodways in PA History

The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography is issuing a call for articles to be included in a special issue on food and foodways in Pennsylvania history.

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All Quiet on the Southern front (of Pennsylvania): A Recap of a WWI Symposium in York, Pennsylvania

Which one is the real "Black Jack" Pershing? (Here's a hint, the Pershing image on the right is courtesy of the Library of Congress.)

The East Coast Branch of the WFA holds two World War I seminars every year in the Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and Philadelphia areas, bringing together scholars, students, and others who are interested in learning more about the “War to End All Wars.” This fall’s symposium took place on October 24th at the York County Heritage Trust and involved a full day of activities.

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Catholicism History Issue of PA Legacies from HSP

The latest issue of Pennsylvania Legacies is available in print and online.

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Spotlight on Carnegie Mellon University Archives

The Carnegie Mellon University Archives is home to more than 6,000 feet of records and 100 years of CMU’s history.

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Arch Street Meeting House Receives Pew Center Grant

The Arch Street Meeting House, located at 320 Arch Street in Philadelphia, PA. Photo from The Philadelphia Encyclopedia.

In June, The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage announced its 2015 grants in support of the Philadelphia region’s cultural organizations and artists.

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