Dateline: 1704: A brawl broke out in the streets of Philadelphia on the night of 1 Nov 1704. Here is the account from the Minutes of the Provincial Council. Where’s the City of Brotherly Love?
Dateline: Philadelphia, 1704 to 1705. The description of corruption and vices that these new laws assume is startling. You are there!
Dateline, Sussex County and Philadelphia: 1704. This happened rarely, but here is a sad but true case.
Dateline, Philadelphia, 1689 to 1712. What if the French couple who lived in the Pennsylvania frontier were spies? Would they form an alliance with Indians to attack the English? Primary sources. Great for students and teachers and any and all readers.
Dateline: Philadelphia, 17 May 1701. Danger! William Penn himself spelled out the dangers and advantages of confining two Frenchmen who were trading with Natives. On which grounds? Were they spies?
Dateline: Philadelphia: 22 Apr 1701. Who got the upper hand in the Agreement signed by William Penn himself and the Indians of Pennsylvania?
Dateline: Philadelphia, 1707. Should Tony and Quashy be executed or whipped publicly on their bare backs for three times in three days and then transported out of the colony?
Dateline: Philadelphia, 1707-1708. This is about the Indians of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania. What was one of the strong motives for European Christians to settle there?
This post goes from 1755 to 1814 and covers Pennsylvania, the only state where they lived. A call for a Ryland family Bible is mentioned in this post.
Dateline: Philadelphia, 1694. Various clans of Indians meet in Philadelphia to discuss their friendship and their fears. The English say they want peace so they can turn their attention against their real enemy—who?