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Ask Us Anything about the New Sweden Colony, Gloria Dei (Old Swedes') Church and Early Philadelphia. During this informal Q&A, we’ll answer your questions about this national historic site, its early congregants, and the surrounding neighborhood.
Researcher and journalist Michael Schreiber will be speaking on “Philadelphia’s Early Maritime History.” A discussion will follow the presentation.
Jack McCarthy will trace the development of music in Philadelphia from early European settlement to the Revolutionary War, a period in which the city’s musical landscape went from barren to flourishing.