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American Philosophical Society
The sixth episode of the APS podcast series – Great Talks at the American Philosophical Society – is now available! Tune in for a conversation...
American Philosophical Society
Hello, I’m Molly Shannon! I’m an intern with the American Philosophical Society’s Center for Digital Scholarship through the Explore America Summer Internship Program by the...
Paul Sutherland
In March 2018, the Center for Native American and Indigenous Research (CNAIR) launched the new Guide to the Indigenous Materials at the American Philosophical Society...
Tracey deJong
If you want to know why the collision of matter and antimatter has not destroyed everything in the universe, then you may want to have...
Marian Christ
Emma Seiler (1821-1886), the fifth woman elected to membership in the American Philosophical Society (1870), was born in Würzburg, Bavaria and came to Philadelphia in...
American Philosophical Society
The Library at the American Philosophical Society supports a diverse community of scholars working on a wide-range of projects in fields including early American history,...
American Philosophical Society
APS offices and Library will be closed Thursday, July 4 and Friday, July 5. The Society will return to regular hours on Monday, July 8....
American Philosophical Society
On June 27, 2019, staff and friends of the American Philosophical Society and the David Library of the American Revolution gathered for a special kick-off...