Posts Tagged ‘Benjamin Rush’

American Revolution Landmark To Be Auctioned Off At Sheriff Sale

American Revolution Landmark To Be Auctioned Off At Sheriff Sale

April 11, 2018  |  Preservation

Old stone home in Frankford with ties to the Declaration of Independence goes up for auction at a sherif sale in May. Harry K. has the news and history behind this threatened national landmark > more

Jefferson’s Monticello On The Schuylkill

Jefferson’s Monticello On The Schuylkill

December 9, 2011  |  History

Eager to escape the crowded city and yet unwilling to give up political influence on the direction of the new nation—and the world—the third president settled on the east bank of the Schuylkill at Grays Ferry > more

“Dr. Sangrado” in Hart’s Cemetery, Rattling the Dead

October 19, 2011  |  History

The Friends of Poquessing Creek work to salvage a forgotten 328-year old cemetery in the Northeast > more