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Sam Holley-Kline
Telegraph from John Ross to anthropologist John Alden Mason, 1932 October 1. John Alden Mason Collection, Box 34, Folder Ross, John. APS Thanks to a...
American Philosophical Society
The Library & Museum at the American Philosophical Society supports a diverse community of scholars working on a wide-range of projects in fields including early...
Alexandra Rospond
In a recent program, “Ali in the Archive,” I took a journey into the American Philosophical Society’s archive to see material related to two scientists...
American Philosophical Society
The Library & Museum at the American Philosophical Society supports a diverse community of scholars working on a wide-range of projects in fields including early...
Paul Sutherland
Most of the wire recordings held at the American Philosophical Society today are in the Floyd Lounsbury Papers —there are 56 in all. These were...
Kieran O'Keefe
In the David Center for the American Revolution’s microfilm holdings at the American Philosophical Society, there is a memorandum book of military intelligence gathered by...
American Philosophical Society
The American Philosophical Society Press is pleased to announce Learned Lives , a series of short biographies designed to narrate, examine, and showcase the lives...
Deanna Johnson
Another great exhibition season at the American Philosophical Society Museum has come to a close. Over 65,000 walk-in visitors from around the world were able...