Heritage Highlights

Heritage Highlights is a list of forthcoming exhibits, events and programs at PHMC sites and other statewide historical organizations.

Museums and Properties

William Penn Memorial Museum

  • March 22-May 4, 1975: Galleries BCD, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Loan Exhibit
  • April 12-May 10, 1975: Loggia, 1975 Juried Arts Show for Retarded Children and Adults
  • May 21 -June 21, 1975: Galleries ABCDE, Harrisburg Arts Festival

Pennsbury Manor

  • April 12 and 13, 1975: annual Spring Seminar; subject: American silver

Daniel Boone Homestead

  • June 13, 14 and 15, 1975: annual Patriot’s Day celebration


Historical Societies

Northeastern Region, Pennsylvania Federation of Historical Societies

  • April 19, 1975: Workshop at Lackawanna Historical Society, Scranton

Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania

  • May 7, 1975: “The Petition to the King­The Second Continental Congress,” by Dr. VanBeck Hall; Auditorium, 4338 Bigelow Boulevard, Pittsburgh

Pennsylvania Federation of Historical Societies

  • June 14, 1975: Annual meeting, Con­ference Center, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park (Morning and afternoon sessions)


Annual Institutes

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission and the Landis Valley Associates

  • June 24-27, 1975: 19th Annual Institute of Pennsylvania Rural Life and Culture, Penn­sylvania Farm Museum, Lancaster


Statewide Organizations

Pennsylvania Historical Association

  • April 11-12, 1975: The 10th Annual Research Conference, cosponsored by the PHA and PHMC, Harrisburg