LCP News

Pumpkin pie sliced and served

Pumpkin Pie In Verse

December 2, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Imperfect History Exhibition Card

Imperfect History Online Exhibition is now live!

November 9, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Bobotje wrapped in puff pastry

Babotje

October 27, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper (June 2, 1877)

Fitz-Greene Halleck: The Most Famous Gay Poet You’ve Never Heard Of

October 25, 2021/by Tristan Dahn

The World at Your Fingertips: Restoration of the Library Company’s Globes

October 12, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
[Unidentified African American Man], ca. 1875. Albumen mounted on cardboard.

Uncovering Hidden Narratives in American Art

October 8, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Cheesecake served with cranberry jam

Cheesecake the Common Way

September 29, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Life & Age of Man. Stages of Man's Life from the Cradle to the Grave (New York: N. Currier, ca. 1847). Hand-colored lithograph.

Imperfect History

September 14, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Fish house punch, served

Fish House Punch

September 1, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Ingredients for dandelion salad with scallion dressing

Dandelion and Scallion Salad with Dressing

July 29, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Title page from Sex in Education

Period Politics: The 19th-Century Debate over Menstruation

July 28, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
LCP's first online visual literacy workshop

Virtual Close Looking: The Library Company’s First Visual Literacy Workshop

July 27, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Victoria Shepard

Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Victoria Shepard

July 12, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Taylor Smith

Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Taylor Smith

July 12, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Sarah Snyder

Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Sarah Snyder

July 12, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Grace Grove

Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Grace Grove

July 12, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Destini McCrory

Mellon Scholars Program Workshop 2021 Participants: Destini McCrory

July 12, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
2021 Mellon Scholars Program Intern Chasia Elzina Jeffries

Mellon Scholars Program 2021 Interns: Chasia Elzina Jeffries

July 12, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
2021 Mellon Scholars Program Intern Brianna Lockwood

Mellon Scholars Program 2021 Interns: Brianna Lockwood

July 12, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Samuel Broadbent, Portrait of an Unidentified African American Woman (Philadelphia, ca. 1850). Daguerreotype.

History and Representation

June 8, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Samuel Broadbent, Portrait of an Unidentified African American Woman (Philadelphia, ca. 1850). Daguerreotype.

The Imperfect History: Digital Catalog is Now Live!

May 5, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Raechel Hammer, Chief Development Officer, interviews Emily Guthrie, the new Librarian at the Library Company

Interview with our New Librarian, Emily Guthrie

April 30, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Innovation Fellowship Program Logo

Meet our 2021-22 Research Fellows

April 22, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
[Mary Venning with her students in Philadelphia school yard], ca. 1945. Gelatin silver print.

Reconfiguring the Gaze

April 19, 2021/by Tristan Dahn
Scoops of caramel frozen dessert in a bowl

Ice Cream and More Ice Cream

April 19, 2021/by Tristan Dahn