If you are interested in exploring the history of the 500 block of Avenue of the States and learning archival skills, join us for the Community Archival Workshop. Register today -space is limited!
Uncover Chester's History
How much do you know about the history of Overtown? Come share your stories and explore with us!
Join Widener historians Rachel Batch and Richard Hopkins, and Chester Made artistic director Devon Walls for a Community Archival Workshop where we will explore the history that has been unearthed on the 500 block of Avenue of the States as part of the rebuilding of properties. Afterwards come with us to the Delaware County Historical Society to dig into the archives to learn more.
Delaware County Historical Society--408 Avenue of the States
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 from 10:30am-1:30pm
Mark your calendars for our Teen Underground History Camp on June 26-29 – more information coming soon!
All archival images courtesy of the Delaware County Historical Society.