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 Agriculture

March 2015: How to Use Salsafy (1829), How to Preserve Hams in 1830



Colleges

February 2012 : 1828 Commencement of Dickinson College



Events

July 2015: The Johnstown Flood - Evans Family Deaths



Government

February 2015: 1828-29 Appointments by the Governor
March 2012: Pennsylvania Governor Biographies : George Wolf



Military

March 2017
1840 Census of Pensioners
-Transcribed by Vicki Bryan

Military Past Updates



Newspapers

July 2015:
Misc. Marriage and Death Notices: Mrs. Sarah Benjamin - Transcribed by Jim Dezotell

March 2015: Misc. Marriage and Death Notices: LLoyd-Davenport - Transcribed by Nancy Overland
August 2013: Daily Evening Bulletin, Philadelphia, Saturday April 29, 1865 - Transcribed by Donald Buncie
Sept 2012: Misc. Marriages and Death Notices: John Armstrong - Submitted by Ron Moseley
Mar 2012: Miscellaneous News Items - 1911 Oil Men's Picnic



Slavery



State Data

July 2015
Marriage Records from the Journal of American Ancestry - State Licenses


March 2015: Biographies: HENRY LINTON, J.V. GEIGER, Vincent U. Rodgers, JOHN W. TRITES, MILTON K. WYCKOFF
Sept 2012: Pennsylvania Marriages 1742-1748 - Transcribed by Vicki Hartman



State History

July 2016
 Western Pennsylvania in 1760 - A Journal of a march from Fort Pitt to Venango and From Thence to Presqu' Isle - From the Papers of Capt. Thomas Hutchins, Geographer General of the United States



Transportation

March 2015: Bill Passed to Make Turnpike to Maryland Line (1828), 1829 Chesapeake and Delaware Canal News; 1829 Delaware-Hudson Canal News: Dam Nearly Destroyed by Raftmen
February 2015: November 1830 Canal News, Railroad to be Laid From Harrisburg Through Cumberland and Franklin Counites (1829), State Road from Dillsburg to Berlin (1829), Ice Damaged Dams on Canals (1829), 1827-1830 Pennsylvania Canal News
July 2012 : Pennsylvania Canal News - Wiconisco Canal Abandoned(1890)
February 2012 : The Delaware and Hudson Canal (and Railroad) , Pennsylvania Canal 1829 News: The Western Division

 

 

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