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Pennsylvania firsts

the famous, infamous, and quirky of the Keystone State

by Patrick M. Reynolds

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Published by Camino Books in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania
    • Subjects:
    • Pennsylvania -- History -- Miscellanea.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementPatrick M. Reynolds.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF149.6 .F49 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 179 p. :
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL386489M
      ISBN 100940159465
      LC Control Number98049234
      OCLC/WorldCa40544317

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        O n a recent Friday morning, I showed up to Moravian Book Shop a little before the store was to open. Moravian is the oldest bookstore in the United . 21 Pennsylvania firsts: How we led the way in politics, science, business, abolition law and health care. Updated ; Posted Pennsylvania is a state of many firsts. It.

      Pursuant to the orders issued by the Governor and the Secretary of Health, the physical office of the Department of Human Services is currently closed in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID If you are seeking to serve a civil complaint or a Writ of Summons on the Department of Human Services or any Department official or staff, please. No. It's not the first state, at all. It ratified the consitution second, after Delaware. Thus, Delaware is the first state and Pennsylvania is the second. It doesn't matter whether their borders were clearly defined or not. It didn't have the first capital, either. The first capital of .


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