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Can You Tell Fact from Fiction? (October 25, 2011)

Discovering Philadelphia’s Real Hidden Histories

Tuesday, October 25th, 4:30–6:30

In this FUN and interactive game-show-style workshop, attendees become contestants and work together to decide which historical stories they hear are true and which are fiction. Can YOU tell the difference? Remember, truth can often be stranger than fiction...

WIN prizes, hear about great new discoveries in Philadelphia’s Hidden Collections project and see copies of newly-uncovered documents. Enjoy yourself while learning about new resources you can use in the classroom and for National History Day!

Back by popular demand, the Hidden Histories workshop is brought to you by National History Day Philly and the Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries (PACSCL) Hidden Collections Project.

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