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The Rosenbach @TheRosenbach Philadelphia, PA

The Rosenbach offers exhibits, programs, and tours showcasing rare books, manuscripts, and art.

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@helpwomen So grateful for your ongoing support of this project 🙌🏻Check out the @TheRosenbach's virtual exhibition on #AliceDunbarNelson, a poet, novelist, organizer, and -- a Survi… https://t.co/EdN0LcmDX7
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11/25
2020
Learn more about Dunbar-Nelson’s legacy as a poet and writer in our digital exhibition “I Am an American!” https://t.co/eas3D1YCCjThe work that Dunbar-Nelson produced pushed beyond what was considered commercially viable and did not fit neatly i… https://t.co/iyzHrnA8cpDespite these achievements, publishers refused to print her two novellas and her novel, ‘This Lofty Oak.’ https://t.co/AzYfxn9BtyGenerations after her death in 1935, #AliceDunbarNelson is most remembered as a poet and writer. During her life sh… https://t.co/Gs8j40x9Kh
11/19
2020
In this Friday’s Behind the Bookcase tour we’ll learn more about this letter that Hughes sent to Moore on an advert… https://t.co/qj4mqIKn5A“Don’t take precious time to answer this,” #LangstonHughes wrote to fellow poet #MarianneMoore in December 1962. “W… https://t.co/Gj6vJoHkVh
11/18
2020
“I think God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability” #OscarWilde #quote #epigram https://t.co/ysMuQFILk8
Retweeted by The RosenbachWe’re sad to say that this Thursday (11/19) is the very last chance to see #AmericanVoyager: Herman Melville at 200… https://t.co/ELHkP5GZBCThe Rosenbach and the @FreeLibrary continue to follow @PHLPublicHealth guidelines to help manage the spread of COVI… https://t.co/3AEaW1T6gO
11/17
2020
"If you will tell me why the fen appears impassible I then will tell you why I think that I can cross it if I try."… https://t.co/pwZ8fI0N6U
11/15
2020
Next Friday’s Behind the Bookcase tour highlights Black writers of the Harlem Renaissance. We’ll look at the work o… https://t.co/XC4iIcfrwA
11/13
2020
You can relive any (or all!) of the 25 hours of the readings with our livestreamed recordings: https://t.co/x52tlpSQhp“To produce a mighty book, you must choose a mighty theme. No great and enduring volume can ever be written on the… https://t.co/Q1FkQapN5T
11/10
2020
This Friday, we’re taking a magnifying glass to some of our collection's tiniest objects as we uncover the history… https://t.co/ltywrFSn1x
11/9
2020
No Eagles today? Perfect chance to catch the last @TheRosenbach Sunday’s With Dracula live with a cocktail and a ca… https://t.co/FHhYyJRwHb
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11/8
2020
@SylviaKMiller Thanks for sharing! The exhibition is all online so you’re not missing a thing, though we hope you s… https://t.co/FeOkde6y3A
11/7
2020
@DiamondDreamsVR Thanks for sharing! Alice is such an inspiration. P.S. our social media manager is your neighbor! 😄Have you voted yet? Share your photos with us 👇 https://t.co/sjZVjlM3Te... and view “I Am an American!”: The Authorship and Activism of Alice Dunbar-Nelson at https://t.co/ycTWbnaRtL.You can view the scrapbook from the @UDelaware collection in its entirety with @pacscl's “In Her Own Right” project… https://t.co/8hRSQh1vE3Containing news clippings, photos, event materials and more, her scrapbook offers a glimpse into the life of a Penn… https://t.co/qQJehOo5xm“Voters & WouldbeVoters Sit Up and Take Notice!” #AliceDunbarNelson was a leader in the women’s suffrage movement a… https://t.co/4nInGc8C4c
11/3
2020
@JuliaHatmaker https://t.co/ovtJVfwAGUIn a surprise to no one, the #Rosenstaff loves a literary #Halloween costume. In recent years, Christina has been t… https://t.co/GbM0SlOhFV
10/30
2020
Much of #AliceDunbarNelson’s life is relevant today including her experience of police brutality. In this episode o… https://t.co/vXqf1fV2pF"I Am an American!” The Authorship and Activism of #AliceDunbarNelson is @TheRosenbach's new digital exhibition tha… https://t.co/LixHttGUtOCan the work of library/archive/museum professionals be an activist enterprise? How do we uncover hidden stories?… https://t.co/llAUN2V0uM
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10/29
2020
Co-curator of “I Am an American!" @MonetTimmons joins us tonight @ 7pm for a special conversation. Timmons will off… https://t.co/REnflGG3fy @NShah1282 We're so glad to have you!First time volunteer @TheRosenbach to support the reopening of the Museum - a hidden gem in #Philadelphia. Highly… https://t.co/bewSREdCYj
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10/28
2020
A wonderful interview with #ChroniclingResistance ‘s director, Mariam Williams! We’re so excited to be a part of th… https://t.co/OSYoqRvtq4
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10/27
2020
Oh, and you may have heard that there’s a membership card 🧛‍♂️🦇🥀 #SundaysWithDracula https://t.co/8miBJ4Bn18There’s only 3⃣ episodes left of #SundaysWithDracula but for members of the Dracula Club, there’s more to come! Joi… https://t.co/mpC3RAbK47
10/23
2020
Learn more about the exhibition by joining our Curator & Director of Collections Judith M. Guston and Kiyoshi Hirat… https://t.co/jFoT91R0aDHighlights of the exhibition include Manjiro’s own illustrated manuscript depicting his world travels, rare letters… https://t.co/ZRriytw8pwNow on view: Manjiro: Drifting, 1841–2020. This new exhibition examines the life of Manjiro, the first Japanese per… https://t.co/tEdNPjIdtxNow open: 🚒 @FiremansHall 📚 @TheRosenbach 🔔 @LibertyMuseum 🏛 Masonic Temple in Philadelphia 🖼 @PAFAcademy 🔭… https://t.co/KuLGSJaxOT
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10/22
2020
This project has been years in the making and we’re so grateful to the exhibition’s curators @Bibli_be_Us and… https://t.co/N3sJscEiVOWhile we had originally planned for the exhibition to be installed in our galleries, this year had other plans. We’… https://t.co/nyJVdZsls9“I Am an American!” The Authorship and Activism of Alice Dunbar-Nelson is LIVE and ready to be explored online at… https://t.co/q0avNJQgSLWe all worked tirelessly in bringing this project to fruition -- a wonderful partnership between @TheRosenbach and… https://t.co/gQjWd4BFRH
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10/21
2020
@TheRosenbach is reopened! Be sure to register your spot beforehand! #reopening #reopen #Literature #BreakingNews https://t.co/aBXIV0WatD
Retweeted by The RosenbachHooray! @TheRosenbach has reopened! With safety precautions in place, visitors will get a chance to see the recentl… https://t.co/7EIkpe3bM3
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10/20
2020
After more than seven months of closure, The Rosenbach is reopening to the public tomorrow with timed tickets and s… https://t.co/FRvUB1yelc
10/19
2020
Hey so if you have a chance to take a class w @yolandawisher &/or @TrapetaMayson ever, definitely do -- I've been t… https://t.co/ApmNmkeinv
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10/17
2020
Did you know that Wilde made a stop in Philadelphia in the spring of 1882? You can follow in his footsteps with the… https://t.co/cdWZMpUvPb"With freedom, flowers, books, and the moon, who could not be perfectly happy?" Happy birthday to #OscarWilde, born… https://t.co/fC1YGcFmzGFirst edition of The Whale(Moby Dick) by Melville from @TheRosenbach - crazy beautiful. https://t.co/IIMbsIcX25
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10/16
2020
The bees agree, it’s a gorgeous day for a garden visit! ☀️ Our pollinator friends love these daisies (Nipponanthemu… https://t.co/VerbecAvGr"A Secret Garden Blooms Again on Delancey Place" @TheRosenbach reopens to the public on October 20 with pandemic sa… https://t.co/UyPZmvsDCS
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10/15
2020
If you miss tonight’s tour you can catch it again on October 28. Learn more: https://t.co/Gew2NlOqcxThere’s still time to join tonight’s virtual Behind the Bookcase tour - #Dracula: The Enduring Monster @ 6pm. Join… https://t.co/Qzp4Z3yS7h
10/14
2020
First up is @yolandawisher, a two-time Philadelphia Poet Laureate, performing artist, and Rosenbach Board of Direct… https://t.co/j7QCZHXBmpWe’re excited to share a sneak peek with you, the 1st episode of the “Voices of Change” podcast that will accompany… https://t.co/10rySnR0UNWe are just one week away from launching “I Am an American!”: The Authorship and Activism of #AliceDunbarNelson, th… https://t.co/tO3X9QfhYT @MSabinus A good question for our collections staff! Feel free to submit an inquiry here: https://t.co/lUiENz54s1I'm super excited to be attending the @UDLibrary & @TheRosenbach virtual symposium dedicated to Dunbar-Nelson on No… https://t.co/m6nZlUQxwq
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10/13
2020
We’ll be limiting admission with timed tickets available every half hour to maintain safe social distancing in all… https://t.co/nhSHqOd3uzHave you heard the news? The Rosenbach is reopening to the public next week! After more than six months of closure,… https://t.co/Bi8t4cNDmU
10/12
2020
Students! Tourists! To begin my life with the beginning of my life.... I am teaching a course at @rosenbach about… https://t.co/ZNFivF9q7L
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10/9
2020
@helpwomen is doing important work in the Philly community providing resources and shelter for women experiencing i… https://t.co/xXEvNRb2Nm
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10/8
2020
There’s still time to register for ‘Stoker on Stoker’ with @TheRosenbach tomorrow evening at 6:30pm! 👇 https://t.co/QKcxjHi7Mn
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10/7
2020
Sink your teeth into exclusive content like Stoker on Stoker on 10/7, a multimedia presentation by Dacre Stoker, Br… https://t.co/0ZKot2hZcTAfter a tremendous response last month from our #SundaysWithDracula community, we’re extending access to The Dracul… https://t.co/Vz566nAQRWSpooky season might look a little different this year but you can still get into the spirit with The Rosenbach! https://t.co/W4QUtOGU5nDracula/Horror/Literary fans: the @TheRosenbach is hosting an online event sharing Bram Stoker's original notes on… https://t.co/LTqu86XJzT
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10/5
2020
Good things happen in Philadelphia. https://t.co/OHxbpY6lgh
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9/30
2020
On October 6, the director of the @TheRosenbach will sketch out the history of the museum from its founding, to its… https://t.co/CBBfGKuoTf
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9/25
2020
"All of what I know I have pulled from census reports." Today and through September 30, we need your help to make… https://t.co/uJuuFAj4Zp
Retweeted by The RosenbachDon’t miss out! This Saturday @Markgatiss, co-creator of the new @BBC Dracula (amongst many other things!), joins u… https://t.co/WngBVemLD0John Quinn: 100 yrs. ago Received in New York on 18 Aug. 1920 and 14 Sept. 1920 sections of ULYSSES manuscript pos… https://t.co/tcigNKy8Jl
Retweeted by The RosenbachIn a great line-up of #Dracula-themed events at @TheRosenbach, join Bram Stoker's great-grandnephew Dacre Stoker vi… https://t.co/qZhdKlsRAi
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9/24
2020
Friends & enemies: its #Dracula time! (again). This Sunday join our co-organiser @MazGoing & SG alum/eternal Gobl… https://t.co/YUzPegcHGt
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9/18
2020
After more than 20 years closed to the public, @TheRosenbach's garden reopened today! Tickets are currently sold ou… https://t.co/BU6XOAWXuF
Retweeted by The RosenbachYou can't visit @TheRosenbach currently, but you can learn about #Dracula & #BramStoker from @MarkGatiss. #Greatfun https://t.co/KZJFoe1MYV
Retweeted by The Rosenbach @visitphilly We can't wait! Timed tickets are required to maintain safe social distancing for all our visitors. Mor… https://t.co/uDQ2p24fYFReopening our garden has been an enormous undertaking. We're so grateful to the endlessly committed #Rosenstaff and… https://t.co/rXvUsCPAcL @IABCNPhila Thanks IABCN! We can't wait to have you!
9/17
2020
To maintain safe social distancing, timed tickets are required and are currently sold out through 10/3. You can joi… https://t.co/jkQ3iNA3XXTomorrow is the big day! After more than 20 years, The Rosenbach’s garden is reopening to the public. 🌿 If you were… https://t.co/iz950lFSUkWe met @Markgatiss last summer when he visited The Rosenbach to study and film #BramStoker’s notes for his @BBCTwohttps://t.co/VvFoFqkPSXIf you tuned into #SundaysWithDracula this weekend then you heard the news from @PhillyPoeGuy himself! On 9/26 he’l… https://t.co/lxuKlo3eVb
9/16
2020
Be sure to join our email list to be the first to know when more tickets become available. https://t.co/bRCfNJKs25Rosen-friends, we are blown away! After an overwhelming response, the first two weeks of garden tickets are SOLD OU… https://t.co/xQOztkB7JS
9/14
2020
How’s this for #ThrowbackThursday? The Rosenbach’s garden reopens in ONE WEEK after being closed for more than 20 y… https://t.co/5rUSr7myP9
9/10
2020
Feeling blue that summer is over? Dr. R likely would have been too. Our founder was every bit the shoregoer as he w… https://t.co/IPQEQmhVqH
9/7
2020
Learn more about the Fleming library and our other new acquisitions on our blog: https://t.co/Rmy3RKpHESThe #Rosenstaff is carefully installing it for visitors to see once we reopen. Our librarian is even cataloging eac… https://t.co/wqbJwVuAcnFleming was hired by the Rosenbach brothers as a clerk in his teens, advanced through the company, and later became… https://t.co/vo0nVPqeXOIt’s a big (little) day at The Rosenbach! One of our latest acquisitions is this miniature model of John Fleming’s… https://t.co/UWB4f9Mu77
9/4
2020
@KristinaRobold https://t.co/c1CYRDXCV8 @GerardCarruthe2 @GlasgowBurns @ScottpScottp Back in The Before Times https://t.co/7QDpgRxahNDid you know that anyone is welcome to submit a research inquiry? https://t.co/7sCnUqVtsIThe #Rosenstaff is continuing to work closely with our collections while our building remains closed to the public.… https://t.co/SyQDUThCn8It’s so exciting to open up a new document box and discover the surprises inside. @TheRosenbach https://t.co/r9hdDLu9W4
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9/2
2020

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