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Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania
|Document Type:||Journal / Magazine / Newspaper|
|All Authors / Contributors:||Historical Society of Pennsylvania.|
|Description:||14 v. in 18 : ill., plates (some folded), ports., maps (some folded) ; 22-26 cm.|
|Contents:||v.1 Memoir on the great treaty between William Penn and the Indian natives in 1682 by Robert Vaux; Notes on the provincial literature of Pennsylvania by Thomas I. Wharton; Memoir on the cotroversy between William Penn and Lord Baltimore...by James Dunlop;Original letters and documents relating to the history of Pennsylvania; Account of the first settlement of the townships of Buckingham and Solebury in Bucks County...by John Watson; A brief account of the discovery of anthracite coal on the Lehigh by Thomas James;Contributions to the medical history of Pennsylvania by Casper Morris; Notices of negro slavery as connected with Pennsylvania by Edward Bettle --
V.2, pt.2 Some account of the early poets and poetry of Pennsylvania by Joshua Fisher; Examination of the various charges brought by historians against William Penn by J. Tyson --
V.3, pt.2 Annual discourse...origin of the Indian population of America by B. Coates; Discourse...private life and domestic habits of William Penn by J. Fisher; Indian treaty for the lands now the site of Philadelphia and the adjacent county by John Watson; Memoir on the history of the celebrated treaty made by WIlliam Penn with the Indians...1682 by Peter Du Ponceau; Wiliam Penn's letter to the inhabitants of Pennsylvania previous to his departure from England for this country by Benjamin Chew; Petition of the Indians to Governor Markham --
V.4 pt.1 Description of a specimen of engraving by the aboriginal inhabitants...history of the early settlers on the west branch of the Susquehanna River by Walter Johnson --
V.4 pt.2 Remarks...on Mercer County Pennsylvania by B. Stokely; Particular geographical description...province on Pennsylvania by Francis Pastorius; Incidents in the early history of Crawford County, Pa. by Alfred Huidekoper; Description of economy, Beaver County, Pa. by R. Baker; Notes respecting the Indians of Lancaster County, Pa. by William Foulke --
V.5 History of an expedition against Fort Du Quesne in 1755 under Major-General Edward Braddock by Winthrop Sargent --
V.6 Insurrection of the year 1794 in the western counties of Pennsylvania by Winthrop Sargent; Presentation...of the belt of wampum delivered by the Indians to William Penn...1682; Acadian exiles, or French neutrals, in Pennsylvania by William Reed --
V.7 Record of the Court at Upland in Pennsylvania 1676 to 1681 and a military journal kept by Major E. Denny 1781 to 1795 --
V.8 Proceedings of the citizens of Philadelphia...town meeting held on 26th of August, 1814 --
V.9 Correspondence between William Penn and James Logan, and others 1700-1750 --
V.10 Penn and Logan correspondence --
V.11 History of New Sweden; or the settlements on the river Delaware by William Reynolds --
V.11 History of New Sweden or the settlements on the river Delaware by Israel Acrelius --
V.12 History, manners and customs of the Indian nations by John Heckewelder --
V.13 Life and times of John Dickinson 1732-1808 --
V.14 Writings of John Dickinson;Political writings
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