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The Transit of Venus: A Remarkable Astronomical Discovery

“The Transit of Venus was observed in America on June 3rd. No other transit will happen until the 9th of December, 1874. A Remarkable astronomical discovery.” -David Schultz 1769 The transit of Venus was a momentous occasion in 1769, one … Continue reading

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Treasures of the Collection

This Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at the Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center, our Curator of Collections Candace Perry, Archivist Hunt Schenkel, and Associate Director of Research, Allen Viehmeyer will talk about the unique objects, invaluable treasures, and personal favorites in … Continue reading

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