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History of Pennsylvania


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

The Indians of Pennsylvania - ExplorePAHistory.com - Stories from ...


An image of Native American Teedyuscung, dressed in European clothing, ... He lived in the Wyoming Valley, on the northern branch of the Susquehanna River, ... who could convince the western Indians to cease their war against the British.

Pre-1681: The Eve of Colonization | PHMC > Pennsylvania History


When first discovered by Europeans, Pennsylvania, like the rest of the ... they began to drift westward to the Wyoming Valley, to the Allegheny and, finally, ... As middlemen in the fur trade with the western Indian nations, as intermediaries ...

Luzerne County : History of Luzerne County


May 5, 2008 ... When white men first arrived in America from Europe, no more than 20,000 Native ... Penn spent relatively little time in Pennsylvania, and all of that time creating ... This gloriously beautiful Wyoming Valley was unheard of and .... from the southern coal field and the western middle coal field (primarily in ...

Pennsylvania History


When first discovered by Europeans, Pennsylvania, like the rest of the continent, ... they began to drift westward to the Wyoming Valley, to the Allegheny and, finally, ... As middlemen in the fur trade with the western Indians, as intermediaries ...

PA DCNR - Frances Slocum State Park


Forested hills line the lake at Frances Slocum State Park, Pennsylvania. .... Hilltop Trail is the starting point to access all trails on the western side of the park ... Clusters, and the European Combat Theatre Medal with two Bronze Stars. ... In 1972, Tropical Storm Agnes devastated large areas of the adjacent Wyoming Valley.

Wyoming Seminary College Preparatory School - Pennsylvania ...


Mar 28, 2016 ... Wyoming Seminary Back Campus in Kingston, PA ... music of Moravia and his native Bohemia with the Western European symphonic tradition.

The Frontier In American History: Chapter III


There is, then, a western area intermediate between the coastal colonial ... in Western society, for the Atlantic coast was in such close touch with Europe that its ..... had begun New England settlements in the Wyoming Valley of Pennsylvania,  ...

British Car Club of Northeast Pennsylvania | NEPA Vintage Motors ...


BRITISH AND EUROPEAN CAR SHOW ... The show is located at the Wilkes- Barre Wyoming Valley Airport — a regional airport known locally as the Forty Fort  ...

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Send Money in Person | Wyoming, PA | Western Union


Western Union® agent locations near Wyoming, PA. Send money internationally, money orders, bill payments, and prepaid services.

Contact Period | PHMC > Pennsylvania Archaeology


In archaeological jargon, this time of European - Native American interaction is called ... The Contact Period in western Pennsylvania was short and catastrophic for .... moved west or to the Wyoming Valley above the forks of the Susquehanna.

How All 50 States Got Their Names | Mental Floss


Oct 16, 2015 ... Before Europeans landed on American shores, the upper stretches of the ... in European literature way before Europeans settled the Western U.S. It ..... home region in Pennsylvania (which was eventually named the Wyoming ...