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List of capitals in the United States

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Washington D.C. has been the capital of the United States since 1800. Eight other cities have .... Independence Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: May 10, 1775 to December 12, 1776; Henry Fite House,...

8 Forgotten Capitals of the United States - History in the Headlines

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Jul 16, 2015 ... Ask HISTORY: What was the first capital of the United States? ... As British troops closed in on Philadelphia at the end of 1776, the Continental ...

CITY OF PHILADELPHIA Philadelphia was the first capital of the ...

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Philadelphia was the first capital of the United States and is a historical city ... Pennsylvania is located in west Philadelphia, minutes away from the center of.

U.S. Senate: Nine Capitals of the United States

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The following year the Second Continental Congress met at Philadelphia's State- House. Baltimore; Lancaster, Pennsylvania; York, Pennsylvania; and College ...

Capital of the United States Era | Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia

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First Bank of the United States, Third and Chestnut Streets (Library of Congress) ... The city also became a capital of African American community-building with ...

Capital of the United States | Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia

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Capital of the United States (Selection of Philadelphia). By Hillary S. Kativa. As the national capital from 1790 to 1800, Philadelphia was the seat of the federal ...

Philadephia: America's Capital, 1774-1800 - Philadelphia Reflections

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The Continental Congress met in Philadelphia from 1774 to 1788. Next, the new republic had its capital here from 1790 to 1800. Thoroughly Quaker ...

Why isn't Philadelphia the capital of Pennsylvania? | Yahoo Answers

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Jun 26, 2008 ... Best Answer: Philadelphia *was* the capital of Pennsylvania until 1799. It was also the capital of the United States from 1790-1800. The proper ...

Information about Philadelphia USA, City of Philadelphia ...

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Once the original capital of America , Philadelphia has a history enriched with culture, history and symbolism. The city is a melting pot of races, traditions and ...

The President's House in Philadelphia - USHistory.org

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A mansion at 6th & Market Streets in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania served as the ... first two Presidents of the United States, while the permanent national capital ...

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How Philadelphia lost the nation's capital to Washington

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Jul 16, 2015 ... How Philadelphia lost the nation's capital to Washington ... create a federal district to “become the Seat of the Government of the United States, ...

Philadelphia: Capitol of the United States During the American ...

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Philadelphia was the capitol of the United States until Washington, DC was established in December, 1800. It housed both Continental Congresses and the  ...

If Philadelphia had remained the Capital of the U.S.? (bigger ...

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Philadelphia in 1800 was the financial,cultural, and political capital of the USA. I read a couple articles that Pennsylvania thought they had a ...