Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
Philadelphia, Pa. : J.B. Lippincott & Co., For the Historical society of Pennsylvania, 1864
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Edward Armstrong; Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
|Description:||xx, 13-495 pages ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||Advertisement to the first edition --
Editorial note --
[Sketch of] the Historical Society of Pennsylvania --
Officers for 1864 --
Constitution  --
Constitution ... [old] --
Standing committees --
Honorary members --
Corresponding members --
An inaugural discourse, delivered on the 5th of November, 1825, before the Historical Society of Pennsylvania / William Rawle --
A memoir on the locality of the great treaty between William Penn and the Indian natives, in 1682 / Roberts Vaux --
Notes on the provincial literature of Pennsylvania / T.I. Wharton --
A memoir on the controversy between William Penn and Lord Baltimore, respecting the boundaries of Pennsylvania and Maryland / James Dunlop --
Original letters [of William Penn] and documents relating to the history of Pennsylvania. [Papers relative to the valedictory address of President Washington]. A vindication of the Rev. Mr. Heckewelder's History of the Indian nations / William Rawle --
An account of the first settlement of the townships of Buckingham and Solebury in Bucks county, Pennsylvania / John Watson --
A brief account of the discovery of anthracite coal on the Lehigh / T.C. James --
Some extracts from papers in the office of the secretary of the commonwealth, at Harrisburg, and from other documents; transcribed by Redmond Conyngham --
Contributions to the medical history of Pennsylvania / Caspar Morris --
Notices of Negro slavery, as connected with Pennsylvania / Edward Bettle --
Notices of the life and character of Robert Proud, C.W. Thomson --
Original letters of William Penn --
Biographical sketch of Sir William Keith ... by a member of the biographical committee --
Members of the Historical Society newly elected --
|Responsibility:||edited by Edward Armstrong.|