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Jonathan Schmalzbach

Jonathan Schmalzbach is the co-creator and primary author for the website USHistory.org, published by the Independence Hall Association, where he was the longtime Executive Director and led Philadelphia walking tours for the group. He is a longtime curriculum and course developer for the K-12 marketplace. The job most people like best is as crossword puzzle creator and columnist for such publications as the New York Times and Games Magazine. He has lived in South Philadelphia, Northern Liberties, and Mt. Airy where he was a co-owner of the restaurant Hamlet for several years.

From Prints To Trivets, Art Imitates Life Of Manhole Covers

From Prints To Trivets, Art Imitates Life Of Manhole Covers

January 11, 2018  |  Art & Design

Contributor Jonathan Schmalzbach talks with a designer and a printmaker about their obsession with manhole covers and public utility as creative muse > more