Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission

Date: 
Sunday, October 3, 2021 - 2:00pm
Location: 
5706 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia,, PA 19144
United States

John Trower (10/3/1849-4/4/1911) was an African American businessman and philanthropist who ran a restaurant and incredibly successful catering business in Germantown.

Join us as we celebrate his 172nd birthday, the marker dedication and the successful historic designation of the building to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places.

Categories
Event Type: 
Other