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Join the Young Friends for an evening of hors d’oeuvres and drinks from our friends at Tria Café and Narragansett Brewing Company on June 13 from 6 – 8 pm as we pay homage to Philadelphia’s own WWII Stage Door Canteen! Enjoy our collection of photos from the Stage Door Canteen, and purchase raffle tickets for $5 each, or $20 for 5 for a chance to win prizes provided by local businesses and cultural attractions. Tickets are $25 and $30 at the door.
Make this June twice as fun...
When you purchase the joint-ticket for the HSP's Canteen Party and the Philadelphia History Museum's Cocktails in the Courtyard: A Black & White Garden Party, Thursday, June 26! Your ticket grants access to two fabulous evenings at a special discounted price, with proceeds going to HSP's Adopt a Collection program, and Philadelphia History Museum's Young Friend's mission to educate Philadelphia's youth about their city by raising funds to support school groups visiting the Museum.
To purchase tickets over the phone, or if you have questions about the Stage Door Canteen event or the Young Friends of HSP, contact Bethany Chisholm at (215) 732-6200 ext. 243 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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Historical Society of Pennsylvania
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania is one of the oldest historical societies and one of the largest family history libraries in the nation. Following a complete merger with the Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies, HSP is also a leading repository of immigrant and ethnic history. It is second only to the Library of Congress for material on the nation’s founding and is the country’s third most popular destination for genealogical study. With approximately 21 million records including manuscripts, graphics, and books that span over 350 years of history, HSP is an invaluable resource for historical research.
HSP serves thousands of on-site visitors each year. It also offers a research-by-mail service and extensive online resources, including a library catalog, finding aids, digital collection, and curricular materials. HSP hosts educator workshops and public programs, and publishes a quarterly scholarly journal. To learn more about HSP or to become a member, visit us at www.hsp.org.