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THE CENTER FOR NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA HISTORY
1507 Orthodox St. • Philadelphia, PA 19124 • 215.743.6030
NE Philadelphia Hall of Fame
• PRESERVING AND PRESENTING THE HISTORY OF NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA SINCE 1905 •
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Contact Information:

Historical Society of Frankford
1507 Orthodox Street
Philadelphia, PA 19124
215.743.6030

Please send all inquiries and member­ship correspondence to HSF, P.O. Box 4888, Philadelphia, PA 19124.

Please call the Society and
leave a message or email us:

For general information: info@frankfordhistory.org

For research questions: library@frankfordhistory.org

Patricia Coyne: pcoyne@frankfordhistory.org


✥  Books for Sale Featuring Frankford and Northeast Philadelphia History  ✥
click here

Membership Program Meetings – all invited – Members free; Others $5. Meet second Tuesday/month (March–June, September–December) at 7:30 pm. Brief meeting; program; refreshments. Closed in the summer. For Board and Volunteer Application, click here.  /  To renew your membership, click here.

CHECK OUT OUR WALKING TOUR SLIDE SHOW! click here

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We regret that our December Program Meeting and Holiday Gathering, scheduled for Tuesday, DECEMBER 9th, is CANCELLED because of ongoing repairs to our heating system.

Warmest appreciation and sincerest apologies are extended to our members, volunteers, and friends for your support and understanding.

Wishing you all a healthy and prosperous 2015.

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For more information about this and future events, click here.


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Philadelphia Mural Arts Program: Imagining Frankford click here
✥   Photos of Our Up and Coming Murals click here

Article: “LYDIA DARRAGH – AMERICA’S COLONIAL WAR HEROINE”, by Joe Menkevich

NEWS FROM PREVIOUS EVENTS click here.

VIEW HSF’S DATA OF HISTORICAL PROPERTIES IN FRANKFORD AND NE PHILADELPHIA. click here.


Mission

HSF collects, preserves and presents the history of Northeast Philadelphia and the region. Recognizing the neighborhood of Frankford as the historic and geographic gateway to the region, HSF documents and interprets the history of the people, places, events and traditions of the greater Northeast Philadelphia area and serves as an advocate for the preservation of the region’s historic resources. Through its collections and programs HSF provides opportunities for its members, the surrounding community, and the general public to explore and appreciate the history of Northeast Philadelphia and its place in the world.

1507 Orthodox Street
Philadelphia, PA 19124
(215) 743-6030

Directions
One block west 4600 Frankford Avenue, between the Margaret-Orthodox and Church Street Elevated Stations. Ten minutes from I-95 (Bridge Street exit) or Roosevelt Boulevard (Adams Avenue exit).

   

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