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Exposition Ephemera: Models from South India

Painting Story of the Floating Desert: Contemporary Indian Miniatures from Jhalavad, India is currently on exhibit at CHAT (The Center for Humanities located on the 10th Floor of Gladfelter Hall).  Also on display as a complement to this show are a … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Commercial Museum

The Philadelphia Commercial Museum, also known as the Civic Center Museum, existed for nearly a century.  Opening its doors in 1897, this one time Philadelphia landmark exhibited objects and materials of commerce, most notably artifacts from the World’s Fairs. The … Continue reading

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