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So...aside from reflecting on their crimes, inmates sentenced to solitary confinement Eastern State Penitentiary also crafted toys. 
Trails of Mystery: Who crafted Eastern State Penitentiary ’s Noah’s Ark? http://ow.ly/LBagW #bible , Bible , #prison , #Germany , #sabath
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Women not only maintained the family farms....they also spied on the enemy.
Women not only maintained the family farms....they also spied on the enemy.
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Did any listen? 
Walter E. Meshaka Jr. warned of a coming python plague. Did anyone listen? Not right away... The New York Times , Everglades National Park , #snakes ,...
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Not every Pennsylvania Treasure comes in the form of an inaugural ball gown or a desk set from #Tiffany Studios.

Sometimes, it’s all about the #butter.

Find out more about this Pennsylvania Treasure: http://statemuseumpa.org/butter-mold/
Not every Pennsylvania Treasure comes in the form of an inaugural ball gown or a desk set from #Tiffany Studios. Sometimes, it’s all about the #butter....
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Does your jewelry collection include pieces made with human hair?

Check out this ‪#‎macabre‬ collection of human hair jewelry owned by The State Museum of Pennsylvania .

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Does your jewelry collection include pieces made with human hair? Check out this #macabre collection of human hair jewelry owned by The State Museum...
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There's a bit of #mystery that goes along with this #Philadelphia -made Banjo. 

A serial number places the instrument around 1896. However, the original owner bought the banjo three years earlier. 

Was the #banjo upgraded? What do you think?

Find out more about this instrument: http://ow.ly/BPb4l 
There's a bit of #mystery that goes along with this #Philadelphia -made Banjo. A serial number places the instrument around 1896. However, the original...
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Ready for #AskaCurator

In less than 10 minutes, Todd Galle, curator at Pennsbury Manor , will answer your questions on #military #history. He has a strong focus on World War I and the American Civil War. 

Using Twitter , #tweet your questions to @PHMC using the hashtag #AskaCurator .

Here's the full #sked for PHMC's #AskaCurator day: http://ow.ly/BBfg8
Nearly every guest who strolls through a museum has questions beyond what the exhibits and volunteers can answer. Here's your chance to dig deep and quell your curiosity. On Wednesday, curators from three stops along the Pennsylvania Trails of History will break free from their jobs and log on ...
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I can't imagine the modern #woman fitting this into her busy day.  
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Col. Edwin Drake strikes it rich in legislative love 
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Attention The Walking Dead fans: How strong is your knowledge of all things ‪#‎zombie‬ ?
In 1968, Hardman-Eastman Studios used its "showboat" to create the sound effects and ‪#‎music‬ heard in this 1968 independent horror film.
Name this cult classic. (Answer: http://ow.ly/FeGkL )
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Attention The Walking Dead fans: How strong is your knowledge of all things #zombie ? In 1968, Hardman-Eastman Studios used its "showboat" to create...
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“The need for this type of funding is something we’ve heard from Pennsylvania’s museum community.” -- PHMC Executive Director James Vaughan
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This Berks County #mousetrap helped rid Huff's Union Church of rodents before it was donated to the The State Museum of Pennsylvania in 1929. 

Find out more about this Pennsylvania Treasure:  http://ow.ly/C7oGj 
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