Guest column written by Rick Haggerty Gerald Ford clutched a baseball in each hand. Moments earlier, the 38th President of the United States had received a standing ovation from the sold-out crowd at Veterans Stadium and had taken his front-row seat next
Okay. Millennial babies like me, and centennials who have magically learned how to work a computer: today we’re reviewing the U.K’s 1897 and 2012 Diamond Jubilee. The day had come for Queen Victoria’s accession, celebrated as the first real Diamond
In our quest to bring the epic Centennial celebration back to Philadelphia by 2026, we've been digging into the world’s history a little bit! Centennials, world expos, and world fairs are by no means a new phenomenon, and should be celebrated
Bio for USA250's executive director, Jon Grabelle Herrmann
Philadelphia’s next Mayor and City Council, along with our newly elected Governor and General Assembly, must build off Greater Philadelphia’s current momentum and set our sights on America’s 250th anniversary in 2026.
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