Jim Murphy looks at the life of colonial master builder Robert Smith … and his enormous visual impact on our city.
This daring Errol-Flynn-type character terrorized English ships.
Amy Grant writes about James Thomas, an early settler in Philadelphia who owned several acres of land in Southwark.
Jim Murphy explores the artist behind the colorful, shimmering mosaics found all over Philadelphia.
Near the end of his life, Stephen Carmick owned a large plantation in Southwark, a small portion of which later became Morris Street.
Without John Barry’s heroism and leadership, we might well be swearing allegiance today to the Queen of England.