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Image 122320 Living History Home Cooking Demo Humphreys Tavern Dinner

Living History at Home: A Humphreys's Tavern Meal

Join Museum Gallery Interpretation Manager Tyler Putman and public historian Nicole Belolan in the kitchen as they cook a chicken and potatoes meal like what Mary Humphreys and Quansheba may have cooked up in the tavern.
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Kirsten Hammerstrom at Occupied Philadelphia in 2017

Artisan Field Trip with Milliner Kirsten Hammerstrom

Kirsten Hammerstrom joins Museum Gallery Interpretation Manager Tyler Putman to discuss her work as a milliner using historical techniques.
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Blacksmith Aislinn Lewis
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Artisan Field Trip with Blacksmith Aislinn Lewis

Aislinn Lewis joins Museum Gallery Interpretation Manager Tyler Putman to discuss her work as a blacksmith using historical techniques at Colonial Williamsburg's Anderson Blacksmith Shop.
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Ben Bartgis demonstrates historical writing techniques to a young History After Hours attendee

Artisan Field Trip with Stationer Ben Bartgis

Ben Bartgis joins Museum Gallery Interpretation Manager Tyler Putman to discuss their work as a stationer using historical techniques.
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"Meet Elizabeth Freeman" Performance

Watch the original first-person theatrical performance portraying the life and experiences of Elizabeth Freeman, a Massachusetts woman who sued for her freedom from enslavement and won, produced in conjunction with our 2020-21 exhibit, When Women Lost the Vote.
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Actor Nathan Alford-Tate depicts a sailor in a blue coat holding a sailmaking fid in our Meet James Forten first-person theatrical performance.

Black History Month

Celebrate Black History Month and explore the stories of unsung Revolutionaries with the Museum this February.
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Nastassia Parker as Ona Judge

Ona Judge Virtual "Walking" Tour

Hear the extraordinary story of Ona Judge and visit the sites that played a part in her journey towards freedom with Museum educator Michael Idriss.
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Philly Jazz Project We Shall 2019

We Shall Continue: Celebrating MLK Weekend with the Philadelphia Jazz Project

Watch the Philadelphia Jazz Project's We Shall Continue, pulling together interviews and their past performances at the Museum to look at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s enduring impact on the struggle for human rights and ongoing American Revolution.
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"Meet Rebecca VanDike" Performance

Watch the original first-person theatrical performance portraying Rebecca VanDike, an early woman voter in New Jersey, produced in conjunction with our 2020-21 past special exhibit, When Women Lost the Vote.
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Seth Reichgott as Richard St George

"Meet Richard St. George" Performance

Watch the original first-person theatrical performance portraying Irish soldier and artist Richard St. George, produced in conjunction with our special exhibit, Cost of Revolution.
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