4,000 Year Old Recipes

Thanks to George Peabody's generous $100,000 donation to Yale Natural Science Museum in 1866, we can now know what a meal tasted like nearly 4,000 years ago in ancient Babylonia.   Read more

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A Victorian Death

November 4, 2019 marked the 150th year anniversary of George Peabody's death.  Check out this article about how far modern medicine has come since the time George Peabody died in London in 1896.  Learn More!

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George Peabody Google Doodle

On March 16, 2018 George Peabody was the Google Doodle!  Students from San Francisco created this mural for their George Peabody Elementary School.  This gesture of appreciation just goes to show how influential George Peabody was all across the nation! Learn more!

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