Deed Restrictions of Frankford and NE Philadelphia

Preserving and Promoting the History of Northeast Philadelphia Since 1905
HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF FRANKFORD
The Center for Northeast Philadelphia History
 
Tuesday, 11 November 2014 7:30pm
DEED RESTRICTIONS of FRANKFORD and NE PHILADELPHIA
Featuring Northwood and Crestmont Farms
 
Joseph Menkevich and Debbie Klak
Researchers

Join Society members and guests for a slide show presentation and display on the genesis and impact of neighborhood deed restrictions in Northeast Philadelphia – including those of Northwood (Burk) and Crestmont Farms (Torresdale). Mr Menkevich has done extensive research on these deeds and identified several historic maps and surveys from the City Archives never before seen in public. Newspaper clippings from the Society’s Edward Becker collection will also be displayed.
 Refreshments served. Members free; Others $5.00
 
1507 Orthodox Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124
www.frankfordhistoricalsociety.org
215-743-6030
 
 
COMING UP WINTER 2014

Tuesday, 09 December 2014 7:30pm
AUTHORS OF NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA
Frankford’s Home Grown Historians

A first for the Society—members will have a chance to meet and greet local historians/authors—some who have previously offered programs at the Society. They will be signing copies of their books and sharing previews of their upcoming works. These make great gifts—join us!
ALSO December 9th: ANNUAL HOLIDAY TEA
Join Society members/volunteers in this festive Annual Holiday Tea.
Please bring light fare/desserts to share.
 
 Refreshments served. Members free; Others $5.00
 
1507 Orthodox Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124
www.frankfordhistoricalsociety.org
215-743-6030