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Pennsylvania became the 2nd state on December 12, 1787.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Pennsylvania

The History of Pennsylvania as a political entity began in 1681 William Penn received a royal charter from King Charles II of England, but human activity in the  ...

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Find out more about the history of Pennsylvania, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

www.ducksters.com/geography/us_states/pennsylvania_history.php

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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Read about all of Pennsylvania's official things below and find out more Pennsylvania history and ways to experience Pennsylvania's heritage today. State Motto

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Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies is a quarterly journal that publishes the best of current scholarship on the history of the Commonwealth ...

explorepahistory.com/stories.php

Within these story themes, you'll find stories that highlight specific aspects of Pennsylvania's history, as well as the Historical Markers that exist to denote ...

www.phmc.state.pa.us/portal/communities/pa-history/1681-1776.html

1681-1776: The Quaker Province. The Founding of Pennsylvania. William Penn and the Quakers. Penn was born in London on October 24, 1644, the son of ...

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A Center for History & Learning. We invite you to explore the origins and diversity of Pennsylvania and the United States, from the colonial period and the ...

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Information on Pennsylvania — economy, government, culture, state map and flag, major cities, points of interest, famous residents, state motto, symbols, ...