for colonial Pennsylvania see Province of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania (PA) -- or the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania -- is the original home of the Susquehannock, Iroquois, Eriez, Shawnee, and other Native American tribes. After 1630, it was colonized by the Dutch and English. During the 18th century, it became part of the fledgling United States on 12 December 1787, after the failed Articles of Confederation. Today, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, and Erie have the largest populations. Harrisburg, is the state capital. Source: Wikipedia:Pennsylvania
- Digital Collections at the State Library of Pennsylvania. www.portal.state.pa.us
- National Archives at Philadelphia www.archives.gov
- mapofus.org (maps 1630 - 1930)
- Space: Early Pennsylvania Settlers - Sources
- Space: Sources-Pennsylvania
- Pennsylvania Research Assistance
- Space:Pennsylvania Resource Page US Civil War: War Between the States
- "Includes Harrisburg Newspaper Index containing marriages and deaths from four newspapers from 1799 to 1827; the Necrology Scrapbook with obituaries clipped from Pennsylvania newspapers from October 1891 to March 1904, including many Civil War veterans; and Courts & Lawyers of Pennsylvania, a History, 1623-1923, as well as a number of other family history related books and pamphlets."
- Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine (Vol. 1, 3, 6, 8).
- digitalarchives.state.pa.us (PA: Revolution - 1937)
- War of 1812 Muster Roll: "Muster rolls of the Pennsylvania volunteers in the war of 1812-1814, with cotemporary papers and documents"
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- Religious Institutions
- State Politics and Politicians
- Pennsylvania Projects
- Pennsylvania Units in US Civil War
- Pennsylvania regiments of the Continental Army
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