October 2017

Posted by | October 22, 2017
Seascapes, Spacescapes

The first time I remember seeing the ocean, I was ten years old. My family was in Cape Canaveral, Florida, to watch the launch of the NASA Mars Pathfinder mission....

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Posted by | October 11, 2017
Preserving “Ancient Energies” and Other Muralistic Quandaries

In 1980, a group of Chicano artists dubbed the "East Los Streetscapers" were awarded a commission from Shell Oil to paint a mural alongside a gas station in a neighborhood...

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Posted by | October 5, 2017
Philly’s Archival Advantage: Frederic Miller’s Vision

It's Archives Month! Time to get maudlin. As I become more familiar with the archival community in Philadelphia, the more at-home I feel. When I first came to the city,...

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