Pew gives $850,000 to Drexel University to conserve Philadelphia's historical archive and make it accessible
Pew is granting $850,000 to Drexel University to support its stewardship of the city’s historical archive, known as the Atwater Kent Collection, which the university acquired from the former Philadelphia History Museum.
Drexel mounts first display of works from Atwater Kent Museum, just as promised
'Seeing Philadelphia' brings together varied views of the city through prints, drawings, photographs, paintings, and maps from the historic collection.
PAFA exhibit the first to display items from Philly's former history museum
Old photos, paintings and maps from the Atwater Kent Collection, acquired last year by Drexel University, can be seen for free through Sept. 5
Pictures from Philadelphia’s former history museum emerge at PAFA
“Seeing Philadelphia” is the first public exhibition of the city’s historical archive since the collection was acquired by Drexel University.

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