Archive for July 4th, 2012

Persistent History

Persistent History

July 4, 2012  |  Vantage

Did Thomas Jefferson read the Declaration of Independence in Frankford on July 2, 1776, and did the Founding Fathers dine there two days later? Jack McCarthy examines the evidence. > more

Echoes of the Bicentennial

Echoes of the Bicentennial

July 4, 2012  |  Found

Faded murals spotted in Kensington and Fishtown recall Philadelphia's bungled Bicentennial celebration in 1976. > more