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Presbyterian Historical Society Library & Collections

A national center to collect and reflect on Presbyterianism

425 Lombard Street Philadelphia, PA 19147

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Society Hill Tags: historic libraries, philadelphia historical societies, philadelphia libraries, presbyterian church, presbyterian historical society, presbyterian historical society library and collections,
Henry J. Cadbury Library

A historical place to study and practice peace

1515 Cherry Street Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, friends library, henry j. cadbury library, logan square, philadelphia libraries, philadelphia yearly meeting of the religious society of friends, quaker library, society of friends,
Haverford College Libraries Quaker and Special Collections

All things Quaker on a quiet Main Line campus

370 Lancaster Avenue
Haverford, PA 19041

Neighborhood: Tags: delaware county, haverford college, haverford college libraries, philadelphia libraries, quaker and special collections, rare books, university libraries,
The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania

A century of ancestor tracking, bit by byte

1300 Locust Street 2nd Floor Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Washington Square West Tags: genealogy, philadelphia history, philadelphia libraries, the genealogical society of pennsylvania, washington square west,
The Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection

Stories from the Underground Railroad to Paul Robeson

12th and Berks Mall Philadelphia, PA 19122

Neighborhood: North Philadelphia, Temple University / North Broad Tags: african american, charles l. blockson, north philadelphia, philadelphia libraries, sullivan hall, temple university,
Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections

A place for serious purpose and peaceful reflection

101 North Merion Avenue Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Neighborhood: Tags: bryn mawr college, montgomery county, philadelphia libraries, rare books, university libraries,
The Walter & Leonore Annenberg Rare Book and Manuscript Library

The intellect flourishes in this Ivy League inner sanctum

3420 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: West, University City Tags: marian anderson, philadelphia libraries, rare books, university of pennsylvania, van pelt library, walter & leonore annenberg rare book and manuscript library,
Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, Ryan Memorial Library

Rare books, vaulted ceilings and arched windows inspire research

100 East Wynnewood Road Wynnewood, PA 19096

Neighborhood: Tags: montgomery county, philadelphia libraries, rare book collection, ryan memorial library, saint charles borromeo, seminary libraries,
The Philadelphia Jewish Archives Center

Discovering and preserving Philadelphia’s Jewish past

Philadelphia Jewish Archives Center
Urban Archives, Paley Library
Temple University
1210 Polett Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Neighborhood: North Philadelphia, Temple University / North Broad Tags: balch institute, immigration history, jewish diaspora, jewish history, philadelphia history, philadelphia jewish archives center, philadelphia libraries,
National Archives and Records Administration Mid-Atlantic Region

Exhibition and research facility of the official records of the American democracy

900 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Market East / Convention Center Tags: genealogy, market east, mid-atlantic, national archives, philadelphia history, philadelphia libraries,
The Library Company of Philadelphia

The country’s first lending library still displays its vast holdings

1314 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia Tags: benjamin franklin, colonial library, historic libraries, library company of philadelphia, library of congress, philadelphia libraries,
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania

American history starts here, at 13th and Locust Streets

1300 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia Tags: pennsylvania history, philadelphia history, philadelphia libraries, research libraries, the balch institute, the historical society of pennsylvania,
Free Library of Philadelphia Rare Book Department

Highlights of book history preserved for posterity

1901 Vine Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia Tags: book preservation, free library of philadelphia, logan circle, philadelphia history, philadelphia libraries, rare book department,
The David Library of the American Revolution

Revolutionary War documentation on sacred historical ground

1201 River Road Box 748 Washington Crossing, PA 19877

Neighborhood: Tags: american history, american revolution, bucks county, historical libraries, philadelphia libraries, sol feinstone, the david library, washington crossing,
Center for Advanced Judaic Studies

Preserving for researchers the venerable history of Jewry

420 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic Philadelphia District, Old City, Society Hill Tags: center for advanced judaic studies, dropsie college, jewish history, philadelphia libraries, society hill, university of pennsylvania, walter annenberg,
The Architectural Archives
& Kroiz Gallery

Preserving and presenting architecture – in a National Historic Landmark

220 South 34th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: University City, West Tags: architectural archives, frank furness, louis i. kahn, philadelphia libraries, philadelphia museums, university libraries, university of pennsylvania,
Temple University Libraries – The Special Collections Department

Preserving everyday life – and a few special highlights

12th Street and Berks Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Neighborhood: North Philadelphia, Temple University / North Broad Tags: philadelphia libraries, russell conwell, temple university, temple university libraries, the contemporary culture collection, the special collections, the urban archive, university libraries,
Swarthmore College Libraries Unparalleled collections exploring Quakers, peace and literature

500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081

Neighborhood: Tags: delaware county, friends historical library, philadelphia libraries, swarthmore college, swarthmore college libraries, the mccabe library, university libraries,
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