In the Fall of 2016, Temple students explored area archives for materials realted to the Spanish Flu Epidemic in Philadelphia and partnered with The Independence Seaport Museum on their exhibit, World War I USS Olympia (June 15 – Present).
In the fall of 2015, this course partnered with the Powel House a property of the Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks to create self-guided tours. Check it out at the project website: POWEL HOUSE 250.
Some of our work was featured in a recent exhibit at the Philadelphia History Museum, Saved! Preserving Old Philadelphia: 85 Years of the Philadelphia Society of the Preservation of Landmarks (December 2016-June 2017).