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The Pennsylvania colony

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Published by Crowell-Collier Press in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania
    • Subjects:
    • Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

    • About the Edition

      Traces the history of the Pennsylvania Colony from the area"s occupation by prehistoric Indians to the adoption of the Declaration of independence in 1776 in Philadelphia.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [119]-120.

      Statement[by] S. K. Stevens.
      SeriesA Forge of freedom book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF152 .S83
      The Physical Object
      Pagination133 p.
      Number of Pages133
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5444117M
      LC Control Number73097755

      The economy of the Pennsylvania Colony revolves around wheat, grain, and agriculture. We are called one of the "Breadbasket Colonies" by other towns in the nation. The Pennsylvania Colony's economy is currently faring well, for people in England and the other colonies are buying and trading our crops. Clothing for the army provided 1 call made upon private.


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