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Risk and Reward: Entrepreneurship and the Making of Philadelphia

Through Saturday, June 30

Art History Downtown

The Philadelphia History Museum has loaned over 20 artifacts to The Heritage Center of the Union League of Philadelphia’s new exhibition, Risk and Reward: Entrepreneurship and the Making of Philadelphia. The latest exhibit honors the second clause in the first line of the Union League by-laws, “Every member shall support the Constitution, and the free enterprise system.” The exhibit celebrates entrepreneurship, with a focus on nine entrepreneurs, from William Penn to John Wanamaker & Atwater Kent. See the inventions, artifacts, and important documents from business and industry that bring to life the birth and rise of Philadelphia.

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Philadelphia History Museum
15 South 7th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-685-4830 phone

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