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Historical and biographical sketches

Author: Samuel W Pennypacker
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : R.A. Tripple, 1883.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Pennypacker, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitaker), 1843-1916.
Historical and biographical sketches.
Philadelphia, Pa. : R.A. Tripple, 1883
(OCoLC)607907722
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel W Pennypacker
OCLC Number: 1135207
Notes: Part of the papers were previously published in the Pennsylvania magazine of history and biography, Harpers monthly, Penn monthly, Bulletin of the Library Company of Philadelphia, and Lippincott's magazine.
Description: 416 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The settlement of Germantown, Pa., and the causes which led to it --
2. David Rittenhouse, the American astronomer --
3. Christopher Dock, the pious schoolmaster on the Skippack, and his works --
4. Der blutige Schau-platz, oder Martyrer Spiegel: a noteworthy book --
5. Mennonite emigration to Pennsylvania --
6. Abraham and Dirck op den Graeff --
7. Zionitischer Weyrauchs Hügel oder Myrrhen Berg: Germantown, 1739 --
8. William Moore of Moore Hall --
9. Samuel Richardson, a councilor, judge and legislator of the olden time --
10. Captain Joseph Richardson --
11. Samuel John Atlee, colonel of the Pennsylvania musketry battalion in the Revolutionary army --
12. James Abram Garfield --
13. Henry Armitt Brown --
14. Charles Frederick Taylor --
15. Six weeks in uniform, being the record of a term in the military service of the United States in the Gettysburg Campaign of 1863.
Responsibility: by Samuel W. Pennypacker.

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