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2013-07-12 23:22:15

Dr. Regina Lee Blaszczyk to speak at Hagley Museum and Library on September 12 about her research on color and commerce in American history and her newest book, The Color Revolution. Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 How does the fashion industry select next season’s colors? Hagley Museum and Library will welcome renowned author Dr. Regina Lee Blaszczyk on September 12 to speak about the relationship between color and commerce in American history. Based on her newest book, The...

2013-02-27 12:25:03

CHADDS FORD, Pa., Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Brandywine River Museum will present the first in a series of exhibitions focusing on a major work of art. Andrew Wyeth's "Ides of March:" The Making of a Masterpiece presents this rarely-seen tempera painting from 1974 along with more than 30 studies that were instrumental in its development. Displayed together for the first time, these works provide remarkable insight into Wyeth's creative approach and evocative imagery. The...

2012-05-29 06:22:20

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC), in cooperation with the Brandywine Battlefield Task Force, will host a public meeting on Thursday, June 7, at 6:30 p.m. at Brandywine Battlefield Park, 1491 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, to gather public input for the Brandywine Battlefield Preservation Plan. The goal of the plan is to give the park a new, self-sustaining focus and determine the best way to use the...

2010-08-18 16:20:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "A new construction project along the Brandywine Creek in Chester County is underway to create new wetland areas that will help provide flood control to nearby residents," reports Denise Coleman, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service's (NRCS) State Conservationist. The new wetlands will replace previously existing wetlands that were impacted by the installation of the Hibernia dam in 1994. Since prior replacement wetlands haven't...