A Spirit of Inquiry in the Age of Jefferson

Date: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: 
American Philosophical Society
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

In commemoration of the 275th anniversary of the American Philosophical Society’s founding in 1743 and the birth of its long-time President, Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826, APS 1780, President 1797-1814), the APS Library, along with the National Constitution Center and the Robert H. Smith International Center for Jefferson Studies at Monticello, are organizing a daylong symposium that aims to explore the history of science, knowledge production, and learning during the Age of Jefferson (1743-1826).

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Event Type: 
Community Events
Topic: 
Arts and Culture
Topic: 
Education
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Historical Preservation / Archaeology
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Folk Arts/Culture
Topic: 
Cultural Exchange
Global Region: 
North America
Global Region: 
American (United States)