Rittenhouse Square http://wrti.org en Philly's 'Perfect Square'--Secret Lenape Ancestry--Skin & Bones--Mischianza http://wrti.org/post/phillys-perfect-square-secret-lenape-ancestry-skin-bones-mischianza <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Nancy M. Heinzen about her recently published history of Rittenhouse Square, <i>The Perfect Square.</i></p> <p>Susan Lewis takes us to Penn Museum's exhibition about generations of Pennsylvanians who kept their Lenape identity secret for two centuries.</p> <p>Jason Peifer delves into the history of tattoos and body art with a visit to an exhibition at the Independence Seaport Museum.</p> <p>As part of a series exploring overlooked events in local history, Tom Keels reports on the Mischianza - a citywide party held in Philadelphia during the American War of Independence, in honor of a British army general.</p> Tue, 29 Dec 2009 16:47:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer & Tom Keels 2273 at http://wrti.org Philly's 'Perfect Square'--Secret Lenape Ancestry--Skin & Bones--Mischianza