In Franklin’s Footsteps: 275 Years at the American Philosophical Society

In Franklin's Footsteps: 275 Years at the American Philosophical Society: CANCELLED DUE TO MAINTENANCE ISSUE The American Philosophical Society and your Yale Club are dissappointed that our private tour of the Franklin Footsteps exhibit on 11/29/18 must be cancelled. All tickets will be refunded in full unless you indicate to us that you would like …

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7th Annual All Ivy Ski/Snowboard Trip

We are going to Killington, Vermont on January 18-21, 2019! The Harvard Club of Philadelphia invites all Ivy League alumni along with their spouses, significant others, friends, and guests to the 7TH ANNUAL ALL IVY SKI/SNOWBOARD TRIP.  Those significant others, friends, and guests do not need any association with an Ivy League institution other than you!  …

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David W. Blight | Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom

Mon, November 19, 2018 7:30 p.m Parkway Central Library Cost: FREE David W. Blight’s many books of history include American Oracle: The Civil War in the Civil Rights Era, Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory, and two annotated editions of Frederick Douglass’s first two autobiographies. Blight is a professor of American History …

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Author Talk by Joanne B. Freeman (our 2017 Annual meeting speaker!)

In her new book The Field of Blood, Joanne B. Freeman recovers the long-lost story of physical violence on the floor of the U.S. Congress. Drawing on an extraordinary range of sources, she shows that the Capitol was rife with conflict in the decades before the Civil War. Legislative sessions were often punctuated by mortal threats, …

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“Who Judges the Judges?” with Professor Amar (our recent Annual Meeting speaker!)

Please join the Commonwealth Court judges, staff, and PaCCHS members on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at 5:30 p.m., for a very special lecture and reception. The evening will begin with a lecture entitled, Who Judges the Judges?, by Akhil Reed Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University, Visiting Adjunct Professor at …

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