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. ... Did you know that in 1800, not L.A., not
New York, but Philadelphia was our largest city, a distinction it held until 1830.
The paths to understanding American history all converge in Philadelphia and its
historic countryside. Even before William Penn founded the city and built his ...
The role of History of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the history of the United
States of America.
From the birth of America to the Phillies finally winning the World Series, information about the history
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Exhibits and displays of artifacts depicting the history of the city.
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
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. The Philadelphia region was first settled by Swedes in the first half of the
seventeenth century. It was not until 1682 that the Englishman William Penn, ...
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