Archives Month Philadelphia

With Spooky Season upon us also means time to celebrate Archives Month! Listed below are events of the first week and on-going events for Archives Month Philadelphia.

Kislak Center New Acquisitions Showcase: While you were away…

Van Pelt Library (University of Pennsylvania)

October 5, 2-6pm

William Still, the Underground Railroad & Abolition in Philadelphia

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

October 5, 6:30-7:30pm

William Still at 200: The Still Family, Journal C, and the Underground Railroad

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

October 7, 10am-4pm

Black Ancestral Healing and Historic Remedies with Nyambi Naturals

Cecil B. Moore Library (Free Library)
October 7, 3:00-4:30

https://archivesmonthphilly.com/2021/01/01/black-ancestral-healing-and-historic-remedies-with-nyambi-naturals-october-27-2021/

Night of Lights opening night

Chestnut Hill Conservancy

October 8, 7-9pm

Ongoing events:

For the Greatest Number: The New Deal Revisited

Free Library of Philadelphia 

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 – Friday, February 4, 2022

https://archivesmonthphilly.com/2021/01/01/for-the-greatest-number-the-new-deal-revisited-multi-day-2021/

The Acacia Chronicle: Joseph Widener, Thomas Roland, and the United States Botanic Garden

McLean Library, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

Monday, October 4, 2021 – January 15, 2022

https://archivesmonthphilly.com/2021/01/01/the-acacia-chronicle-joseph-widener-thomas-roland-and-the-united-states-botanic-garden-and-two-women-one-garden-selections-from-the-castana-portfolio-multi-d/

Two Women, One Garden: Selections from the Castaña Portfolio

McLean Library, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

Monday, October 4, 2021 – January 15, 2022
https://archivesmonthphilly.com/2021/01/01/the-acacia-chronicle-joseph-widener-thomas-roland-and-the-united-states-botanic-garden-and-two-women-one-garden-selections-from-the-castana-portfolio-multi-d/


Night of Lights

Chestnut Hill Conservancy

Friday, October 8 – Sunday, October 17, 2021

https://archivesmonthphilly.com/2021/01/01/night-of-lights-multi-day-2021/

Teaching the Faith: Origins of Catholic Higher Education in Philadelphia

Catholic Historical Research Center

Thursday, October 7, 2021- Fall 2022

https://archivesmonthphilly.com/2021/01/01/teaching-the-faith-origins-of-catholic-higher-education-in-philadelphia-multi-day-2021/

Highlights from the CCHC Library and Photo Archives

Chester County History Center

Thursday, October 21 – Saturday, October 23, 2021


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