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Octavius Catto: A forgotten legacy
Octavius Catto was, in his day, as known for his civil rights activism as was Frederick Douglass.
13 years ago
Look Up! John Notman’s brownstone temples
L&I review board to hear appeal on demolition of historic church
A chance to see new Penn Treaty Park inspired art, and artifacts, too
Look Up! 19th Century Luxe Life on Locust Street
Preservation Row: A new chapter opens for West Johnson Street landmarks
Look Up! 20th-Century evolution in East Falls
Archaeologists working on the I-95 project unearth neighborhood history, stories
A move to preserve the interiors of the Family Court building
Preservation Row: New life for landmark church in South Philadelphia
Fundraising plan intended to save the Olympia from sinking
Learn about recently uncovered area history from the people who dig it up
Look Up! 19th Century rural retreats in Northeast Philly
Conference to focus on building strengths of ‘middle-market’ communities
State historical commission seeks to block Church of the Assumption demolition
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