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Genealogical and Historical Research

Philadelphia Families, Businesses, and Institutions

Kenneth W. Milano 
215-317-6466
kennethmilano@verizon.net

 


Click here for THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA KENSINGTONIANA


FairmanMansion.jpgTwo Decades of Historical Research in the City of Philadelphia 

Specialist in the Historic Neighborhoods of Kensington and Fishtown 

Private Tours Conducted

 

 

KEN MILANO WILL HAVE BOOK SIGNINGS AND TALKS AT THE FOLLOWING PLACES & DATES:  

I have a talk on my Nativist Riots book planned in the fall with the Northeast History Network in October, details later. I will be giving a talk and book signing at the G.A.R. Museum in the Frankford section of Philadelphia. Stay tuned for details.

 

On October 5th, 2013, I will set up a table at the Riverfest Festival that will take place at Penn Treaty Park (12 - 5 PM).

 

November 12th, 2013: Old York Road Genealogical Society, Abington Public Library, 1030 Old York Road, Abington, PA, at 7 PM. Ken Milano will talk on his book "The History of Palmer Cemetery and the Historical Burial Grounds of Kensington & Fishtown."

 

Contact me for further information.

 

RADIO INTERVIEW: Interview about the Kensington Soup Society book with nationally syndicated Chef Table's radio program with Jim Coleman, aired on WHYY FM on 21 November 2009. You can listen at the following URL:

http://www.whyy.org/91FM/chef/200911.html

Scroll down the page to November 21st, 2009. The program is a one hour program. You need to click on the audio button and I am interviewed between minutes 39.54 to 44.48, simply the dial across the audio bar.

Internet Radio Interview:  Hear Ken Milano interviewed by Marian Pierre-Louis of Fieldstone Common Radio. The interview is on Ken's new book "The Philadelphia Nativist Riots: Irish Kensington Erupts."

Click Here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/fieldstonecommon/2013/09/19/the-philadelphia-nativist-riots-with-kenneth-milano

TV Appearances:

I was interveiwed by the Cable News show "The Richie Antipunta Show," a cable news show devoted to Kensington news & troubles. The show appears  PhillyCAM Ch 66/966 Comcast and Fioz 29/30, 10 PM Thursdays, 12 AM Fridays. I will appear fhere and there as needs arise.

I will be appearing on "Pennsylvania Books" which airs on a PA Cable Network channel, filmed in July, the show will appear on PCN on September 22nd, 2013, at 9 PM, and repeated Monday, September 23rd, at 8 A.M. Click here for PCN's schedule and stations:

http://pcntv.com/schedule/

Walking Tours of Fishtown and Kensington

Termite TV Collective, Project Coordinators Michael Kuetemeyer & Anula Shetty, have put together two videos of me touring Frankford Avenue. You can download them to you Ipod and walk the neighborhood, or you can sit at home and watch them on your computer. The links are here:

Frankford Avenue Walk with Ken Milano

By Anula Shetty, Michael Kuetemeyer, Kenneth Milano

and here

Palmer Park Bench Talk

By Deborah Rudman, Michael Kuetemeyer, Anula Shetty & Kenneth Milano

Enjoy!


Coghlan Family 1904 Worlds copy2.jpgKenneth W. Milano

Genealogical and Historical Research

Philadelphia Families, Businesses, and Institutions

Kenneth W. Milano 
215-317-6466
kennethmilano@verizon.net

 


Click here for THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA KENSINGTONIANA


FairmanMansion.jpgTwo Decades of Historical Research in the City of Philadelphia 

Specialist in the Historic Neighborhoods of Kensington and Fishtown 

Private Tours Conducted

 

 

KEN MILANO WILL HAVE BOOK SIGNINGS AND TALKS AT THE FOLLOWING PLACES & DATES:  

I have a talk on my Nativist Riots book planned in the fall with the Northeast History Network in October, details later. I will be giving a talk and book signing at the G.A.R. Museum in the Frankford section of Philadelphia. Stay tuned for details.

 

On October 5th, 2013, I will set up a table at the Riverfest Festival that will take place at Penn Treaty Park (12 - 5 PM).

 

November 12th, 2013: Old York Road Genealogical Society, Abington Public Library, 1030 Old York Road, Abington, PA, at 7 PM. Ken Milano will talk on his book "The History of Palmer Cemetery and the Historical Burial Grounds of Kensington & Fishtown."

 

Contact me for further information.

 

RADIO INTERVIEW: Interview about the Kensington Soup Society book with nationally syndicated Chef Table's radio program with Jim Coleman, aired on WHYY FM on 21 November 2009. You can listen at the following URL:

http://www.whyy.org/91FM/chef/200911.html

Scroll down the page to November 21st, 2009. The program is a one hour program. You need to click on the audio button and I am interviewed between minutes 39.54 to 44.48, simply the dial across the audio bar.

Internet Radio Interview:  Hear Ken Milano interviewed by Marian Pierre-Louis of Fieldstone Common Radio. The interview is on Ken's new book "The Philadelphia Nativist Riots: Irish Kensington Erupts."

Click Here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/fieldstonecommon/2013/09/19/the-philadelphia-nativist-riots-with-kenneth-milano

TV Appearances:

I was interveiwed by the Cable News show "The Richie Antipunta Show," a cable news show devoted to Kensington news & troubles. The show appears  PhillyCAM Ch 66/966 Comcast and Fioz 29/30, 10 PM Thursdays, 12 AM Fridays. I will appear fhere and there as needs arise.

I will be appearing on "Pennsylvania Books" which airs on a PA Cable Network channel, filmed in July, the show will appear on PCN on September 22nd, 2013, at 9 PM, and repeated Monday, September 23rd, at 8 A.M. Click here for PCN's schedule and stations:

http://pcntv.com/schedule/

Walking Tours of Fishtown and Kensington

Termite TV Collective, Project Coordinators Michael Kuetemeyer & Anula Shetty, have put together two videos of me touring Frankford Avenue. You can download them to you Ipod and walk the neighborhood, or you can sit at home and watch them on your computer. The links are here:

Frankford Avenue Walk with Ken Milano

By Anula Shetty, Michael Kuetemeyer, Kenneth Milano

and here

Palmer Park Bench Talk

By Deborah Rudman, Michael Kuetemeyer, Anula Shetty & Kenneth Milano

Enjoy!


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 Books on Kensington & Fishtown History for Sale Minimize

NOW AVAILABLE! My sixth book is now available directory from me, or from History Press.

Click here for table of contents and short note about the book.

My 5th book "Palmer Cemetery and the Historic Burial Grounds of Kensington & Fishtown" was published by History Press in 2012. I have copies for sale, as well as copies of all my other books.

 

 

 

Also Recently Released!

 

 

 

My fourth book with History Press was also recently released. If you would like a copy, let me know. The title is "Hidden Histories of Kensington & Fishtown," and it includes a number of my "Rest is History" columns, with illustrations and maps. Write me if you want to order a copy. Click here to view table of contents and order information.

Also available: 

Remembering Kensington & Fishtown, now in its 3rd printing!

 THIS BOOK IS CURRENTLY ON BACK ORDER. IF YOU WOULD LIKE A COPY CONTACT THE PUBLISHER AND LET THEM KNOW YOU WOULD LIKE A COPY. THE MORE ORDERS THEY GET THE SOONER THEY WILL GET AROUND TO PRINTING SOME COPIES UP!

  

and

History of Penn Treaty Park has gone into a second printing, order now! 

 

 

 

History of the Kensington Soup Society was released in late March 2009 and is still available for sale, order from the author and receive a special "Supplement" for free, which includes biographies of the 24 founders of the Society, plus a directory of names of those who ever served on the Society's board, acted as superintendent, or had any official capacity for the Soup Society, including the dates of their involvement.

 

 

These books are all now available.  CLICK HERE for more details!

 

 

 

NOW AVAILABLE! My sixth book is now available directory from me, or from History Press.

Click here for table of contents and short note about the book.

My 5th book "Palmer Cemetery and the Historic Burial Grounds of Kensington & Fishtown" was published by History Press in 2012. I have copies for sale, as well as copies of all my other books.

 

 

 

Also Recently Released!

 

 

 

My fourth book with History Press was also recently released. If you would like a copy, let me know. The title is "Hidden Histories of Kensington & Fishtown," and it includes a number of my "Rest is History" columns, with illustrations and maps. Write me if you want to order a copy. Click here to view table of contents and order information.

Also available: 

Remembering Kensington & Fishtown, now in its 3rd printing!

 THIS BOOK IS CURRENTLY ON BACK ORDER. IF YOU WOULD LIKE A COPY CONTACT THE PUBLISHER AND LET THEM KNOW YOU WOULD LIKE A COPY. THE MORE ORDERS THEY GET THE SOONER THEY WILL GET AROUND TO PRINTING SOME COPIES UP!

  

and

History of Penn Treaty Park has gone into a second printing, order now! 

 

 

 

History of the Kensington Soup Society was released in late March 2009 and is still available for sale, order from the author and receive a special "Supplement" for free, which includes biographies of the 24 founders of the Society, plus a directory of names of those who ever served on the Society's board, acted as superintendent, or had any official capacity for the Soup Society, including the dates of their involvement.

 

 

These books are all now available.  CLICK HERE for more details!

 

 

 


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