Stories tagged by '1882-1891'
March 19, 2012
Did you know the Academy houses a world-leading collection of local plants?
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February 29, 2012
How many invertebrate species do you think Philadelphia’s Eastern State Penitentiary holds? » Read More
February 04, 2012
What famous Academy scientist set up an at-home natural history museum—with only a few science experiments gone wrong? » Read More
October 29, 2011
What could the world’s most famous showman and Joseph Leidy possibly have in common? » Read More
October 25, 2011
Did you know the Academy has thousands of gorgeous rocks behind the scenes? » Read More
October 23, 2011
Do you need a field guide to identify your Jersey Shore finds? » Read More
October 08, 2011
What did Joseph Leidy do his dinner menu featured turtles? » Read More
October 07, 2011
What is the thickest book in the Academy's Library & Archives?
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