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List of capitals in the United States - Wikipedia

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State capitals[edit]. The dates listed in the following table indicate the year in which the city started to continuously serve as the state's sole capital. Most states have changed their capita...

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 ...

The Quick 9: Nine Capitals of the United States | Mental Floss

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Sep 24, 2009 ... Philadelphia, Pa., was the very first capital. ... York sometimes declares itself the First Capital of the United States because the Articles of ...

How Philadelphia lost the nation's capital to Washington

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Jul 16, 2016 ... How Philadelphia lost the nation's capital to Washington ... create a federal district to “become the Seat of the Government of the United States, ...

Why did the U.S. Capital move from Philadelphia to D.C.?

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Jul 15, 2011 ... To placate southern states for accepting Alexander Hamilton's ... to design the layout of the new capital in DC, but Philadelphia utilized a grid plan long before that—in 1682! .... Podcast: A new look at America's founding.

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

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Nine Capitals of the United States. ... The following year the Second Continental Congress met at Philadelphia's State-House. ... Washington, U.S. Capitol.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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  ...