The Greater Philadelphia Area Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists had a great meeting the other week kindly hosted by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Part of our regular bi-monthly meetings was also a Collections Tour by Tara O'Brien, Director of Preservation and Conservation Services.
- Scrapbook of a bicycle club trip through Europe from the late 1800s
- “Family Tree of Adam and Eve”
- Money from The Bank of North America, approved by the Congress of the Confederation on May 26, 1781
- Recipes written down by William Penn from his mother’s cookbook
- Contract signed by Michelangelo in the early 1500s