Hidden Treasures Revealed -

Discover the Significance of Your Treasures!

Thursday, June 10 at 7 p.m. (Eastern)

Is there an heirloom that piques your curiosity? An old letter or book that is part of family lore? Or a piece of your personal collection that you want to know more about? Hidden Treasures Revealed, a virtual event hosted by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania in partnership with Freeman’s Auction, is your opportunity to learn more about your items. Experts in the field will provide commentary on historical items during a light-hearted virtual program that raises funds for the care of HSP’s unrivaled collection of manuscripts, books, graphics, and more. To learn more about the fundraiser or how to become a sponsor, please contact Sarah Ruesch, Development Associate, at sruesch@hsp.org.

HSP would like to offer a special thanks to our partner, Freeman’s Auction, and to the sponsors of Hidden Treasures Revealed.

Complete the form below to register:

All Sponsor Tickets include:

  • Constellation Culinary Group delectable treat basket delivered to your home

  • A link to Hidden Treasures Revealed program (link to be shared Monday, June 7th, 2021)

  • Submission of item(s) for expert evaluation

  • Recognition on HSP’s website, event e-mails and Annual Report

 We look forward to telling you more about your personal treasures and family heirlooms.  Please fill out the requested information to the best of your knowledge.  Suggested categories for submission are:

  • Manuscripts & Books

  • American Art

  • American Furniture

  • Folk & Decorative Arts

  • Photography & Photobooks

  • Have another type of item? Ask us!

Submit Your Item Here:

Thanks for submitting. Please contact Sarah Ruesch at sruesch@hsp.org or (215) 982-2438 with any questions.

Thanks for submitting! Please submit this form by Friday, May 28. Be sure to send any images of your item as well as any questions to Sarah Ruesch through the mail at 1300 Locust St., Philadelphia, PA 19107, via email at sruesch@hsp.org or by phone at (215) 982-2438.