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Province of Pennsylvania


The Province of Pennsylvania, also known as the Pennsylvania Colony, was founded in English North America by William Penn on March 4, 1681 as dictated in ...

Pennsylvania Colony *** - Colonial America


Check out this site for facts about the Pennsylvania Colony. Fact File of the Government, History, Geography and Religion of the Pennsylvania Colony. Fast facts ...

The 13 American Colonies: Pennsylvania - Social Studies for Kids


The 13 Colonies of America. Pennsylvania. Founded: 1682 by William Penn and others, at Philadelphia. Major Industry: Agriculture (wheat, corn, cattle, dairy), ...

Pennsylvania - U.S. States - HISTORY.com


One of the original 13 colonies, Pennsylvania was founded by William Penn as a haven for his fellow Quakers. Pennsylvania's capital, Philadelphia, was the site ...

Pennsylvania 1630-1700 - USHistory.org


Before European settlement, Pennsylvania was inhabited by many Indian tribes, ... in 1638, established The Colony of New Sweden at Fort Christina, in what is ...

A Brief History of the Colony of Pennsylvania, 1638-1703


A brief history of the Colony of Pennsylvania, explaining the origin of the nickname for Philadelphia being the City of Brotherly Love.

The Colonies | Pennsylvania - Small Planet Communications, Inc.


William Penn, a Quaker, established the Province of Pennsylvania as a haven for persecuted members of the Society of Friends. He called the colony the "Holy ...

Pennsylvania Colony - Significant Events


Feb 26, 2016 ... Learn more about the colony of Pennsylvania founded by William Penn including its significance and important people.

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Pennsylvania State History for Kids - Ducksters


Kids learn about the history and timeline of the state of Pennsylvania including early explorers, Native Americans, English colony, American Revolution, and the  ...

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Pennsylvania Colony Facts - Soft Schools


The Pennsylvania Colony was one of the 13 original colonies in America. These 13 colonies were divided into three regions which included the New England ...

13 Colonies – Pennsylvania Colony and the Quakers «


This page describes the history of the Pennsylvania Colony. Did you know Pennsylvania was first colonized by people from Sweden, who named the land Nya ...

1681-1776: The Quaker Province | PHMC > Pennsylvania History


The King signed the Charter of Pennsylvania on March 4, 1681, and it was officially proclaimed on April 2. The King named the new colony in honor of William ...