Archive for Vantage

Abolitionist's Dreamland

Abolitionist’s Dreamland

September 30, 2011  |  Vantage

Finding the real history of Robert Purvis > more

A Building Is Never Completely Lost

A Building Is Never Completely Lost

September 29, 2011  |  Vantage

Interview with Bruce Laverty of the Athenaeum of Philadelphia revealing that Thomas Ustick Walter, architect of the US Capitol, was a slaveholder..and the role of an archive in preserving architectural history. > more

“The City Will Not Remain Static”

September 28, 2011  |  Vantage

Bruce Laverty, Athenaeum archivist, on the past, present, and future of preservation > more

There's No Place Like Home?

There’s No Place Like Home?

September 27, 2011  |  Vantage

Can St. Gabriel's in Grays Ferry recover its place in the community? > more

Inside the Shimmering Nave

Inside the Shimmering Nave

September 26, 2011  |  Vantage

Once the center of Irish Grays Ferry, the monumental St. Gabriel’s has been stunningly restored, but can it prosper? > more