Kenneth W. Milano
Genealogical and Historical Research
Philadelphia Families, Businesses, and Institutions
Kenneth W. Milano
Two 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:
A book release event is planned for my newest book "The Philadelphia Nativist Riots: Irish Kensington Erupts." Stayed tuned for posting of exact date and time and place.
When: June 20th, 2013, at 5:30 PM
Where: St. Michael's Church, 2nd & Jefferson Streets
Parking: On Hancock Street, behind church, cemetery gates will be open to enter to church.
Other: Light refreshments will be served at Gallagher Hall after talk. Talk is in upper sanctuary, Gallagher Hall is basement of church.
I have a talk on my Riots book planned in the fall with the Northeast History Network, details later. Also, will be speaking at Old York Road Genealogical Society in fall as well. Details later. May 2014, 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.
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:
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.
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, filming in July, not sure when show will air.
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
Palmer Park Bench Talk
By Deborah Rudman, Michael Kuetemeyer, Anula Shetty & Kenneth Milano