"Ship of Death: A Voyage That Changed the Atlantic World"
Join us for a webinar on Wednesday, April 1 at 1 pm with Dr. Billy Smith for a discussion about how events happening today present eerie echoes of how the city and its residents sought to cope with the 1793 Yellow Fever outbreak.
Call For Papers: Native American Scholars Initiative Conference
The APS welcomes proposals for the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Native American Scholars Initiative conference, "Relationships, Reciprocity, and Responsibilities: Indigenous Studies in Archives and Beyond." Deadline April 15.
At the American Philosophical Society Museum, visitors will see exhibitions drawn from the Society’s renowned collections that trace American history and science from the Founding Fathers to the digital age.
The American Philosophical Society is the oldest learned society in the United States. Founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1743, it continues its mission of "promoting useful knowledge" through research, fellowships, and public outreach.