Cliveden is a Blue Star Museums participant!

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Cliveden is a 2024 Blue Star Museums participant! Active-duty military personnel and their families have free admission to Cliveden house tours beginning Saturday, May 18th (Armed Forces Day) and ending Monday, 2nd (Labor Day).  Cliveden house tours are available Thursdays through Sundays, 12pm to 4pm, beginning on the hour; the last tour of the day is at 3pm.…

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Research: Spotlight from the African American Genealogy Group

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Three blog posts on the AAGG’s research into the Chew Family Papers & putting a spotlight on discoveries! Adrienne Whaley and the members of the African American Genealogy Group of Philadelphia (AAGG) have worked with the Chew Family Papers for the last two years to lift up stories of the enslaved families and communities that…

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Reconstructing Black Families: Recording Available

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2023 Cliveden Conversation Series Cliveden, the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, and the African American Genealogy Group collaborated for the program Reconstructing Black Families: Stories from the Chew Papers on Tuesday, April 18th. The conversation discussed recent digitization work of documents from the Chew Family Papers, the work of recreating family groups done by the African…

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Finding Black Families: Recording Available

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2022 Cliveden Conversation Series Cliveden, the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, and the African American Genealogy Group collaborated for the program Finding Black Families: Stories from The Chew Family Papers on Tuesday, February 22nd. The conversation discussed discoveries of Black families, free and enslaved, who labored for the Chew family found in the Chew Family Papers. …

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