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      Hands-On Tour: Love Letters in Philadelphia


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      July 31, 2019

      Wednesday   6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

      2008 Delancey Pl.
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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      Hands-On Tour: Love Letters

      Join us for this rare peek into some of the most personal and emotional writing in our collections. From the aching yearnings of poet John Keats to the dying wishes of a Civil War solider, the Rosenbach is home to a variety of love letters. Spend an hour getting up-close and personal with a variety of treasures, including correspondence from Marlene Dietrich to Mercedes De Acosta and handwritten pages from James Joyce’s Ulysses. After the tour stay for Continuing The Conversation to discuss the program with our curators while enjoying light refreshments.

      Hands-On Tours allow you unparalleled access to rare and important items that are not usually on view to the public. Space is limited and advance registration is strongly recommended.

      Categories: Literary & Books

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