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Upcoming Events

Feb
22
Thu
2018
Tour: Octavius Catto & Abolitionists
Feb 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Tour: Octavius Catto & Abolitionists @ Library Company of Philadelphia | Philadelphia | PA | US

Octavius Catto & Abolitionists

Thursday, February 22

2:30 pm


 

This tour will feature a look at the Library Company exhibition, #GiltyPleasures, and a special collection review, with African American History Specialist Jasmine Smith, focusing on Octavius Catto and other Philadelphia abolitionists.

 

Mar
6
Tue
2018
Book Club: Another Brooklyn with the Library Company
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Book Club: Another Brooklyn with the Library Company @ Library Company of Philadelphia | Philadelphia | PA | US

Another Brooklyn, by New York Times best-selling author Jacqueline Woodson, is the 2018 selection for the Free Library of Philadelphia’s One Book, One Philadelphia program. Join us at the Library Company for a discussion of Another Brooklyn accompanied by an exploration of original materials from our African American history collection, relating to communities from the later 19th through early 20th centuries.

 

 

Mar
14
Wed
2018
The Northern Home Front during the Civil War
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Northern Home Front during the Civil War @ Library Company of Philadelphia | Philadelphia | PA | US

The Northern Home Front during the Civil War

6:00 pm: Lecture with Dr. Paul A. Cimbala and Dr. Randall M. Miller

Reception to  follow

Free for Shareholders

$10 for Non-Shareholders


Join the Library Company as we examine the impact of the Civil War on the life, culture, and community of the Northern states.  Led by Dr. Paul A. Cimbala, Professor of History at Fordham University, and Library Company Trustee Dr. Randall M. Miller, Professor of History at St. Joseph’s University, the authors of the recently published book, The Northern Home Front during the Civil War, participants will capture a glimpse into the daily lives of those affected, including women, children, immigrants, and African Americans.

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