Head into the Stacks: How a Portrait Medallion of King George II Ended Up at the Library Company, with Emily Guthrie

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A Library Company Collection Review In 1872, the Library Company returned a wooden portrait medallion of King George II to Christ Church Philadelphia – allowing it to later be restored to the church’s façade after a nearly century-long absence. Librarian Emily Guthrie will explore this story of commemoration and public memory, including who may have […]

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