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History of Philadelphia


The written history of Philadelphia begins on October 27, 1682, when the city was founded by William Penn in the English Crown Province of Pennsylvania ...

History of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - USHistory.org


An enthusiastic history of Philadelphia, 1680-1900; Philadelphia Timeline, 1646- 1899. Climb into your "Wayback Machine" and join us on a ride back through ...

Philadelphia History Museum


Exhibits and displays of artifacts depicting the history of the city.



Find historical photos and maps by date, neighborhood, address, and/or keyword in a ... The Philadelphia City Archive is one of the country's largest municipal ...

History of Philly


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Philadelphia History Channel | Historical Society of Pennsylvania


History Making Productions is producing a multi-part series on the history of Philadelphia. HSP is proud to feature History Making Productions' "Philadelphia ...

Historical Society of Pennsylvania


A Center for History & Learning ... Historical and Heritage Organizations ... PHILADELPHIA, PA - The April 2016 issue of the Pennsylvania Magazine of History ...

City of Philadelphia: Historical Commission


The Philadelphia Historical Commission identifies and designates historic resources, listing them on the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places, an inventory ...

Philadelphia Museum - Wells Fargo History


The Philadelphia History Museum is located in a historic 1928 Beaux-Arts building in the heart of Center City, Philadelphia.

Philadelphia's Intriguing Historical Sites - MyPhillyAlive


The History of Philadelphia has so much to offer and is a large part of who we are today. History states that Philadelphia was first founded by William Penn on ...

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History in Philadelphia — visitphilly.com


The paths to understanding American history all converge in Philadelphia and its historic countryside. Even before William Penn founded the city and built his ...

History of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - United States History


The role of History of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the history of the United States of America.

Philadelphia History Pennsylvania Facts PA - Archive, Records ...


History. Philadelphia is one of the earliest examples of a planned city. The city was founded and developed in 1682 by William Penn, a Quaker. The city's name  ...