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Topic: history of pennsylvania

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Square Piano

Square Piano

This unsigned instrument was probably made in rural Pennsylvania at the end of the eighteenth century. Its use of domestic woods including the black walnut case and stand, a pine soundboard, and four turned syc... more

Leather settle

Leather settle

Joined settles of walnut and leather appear to have been produced only in Philadelphia. While they varied considerably in some elements of their design, they were generally configured to shield the sitter from ... more

Table

Table

Possibly made in Pennsylvania, United States

Candlestand

Candlestand

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Daybed

Daybed

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Daybed

Daybed

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Table

Table

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Betty Lamp

Betty Lamp

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Betty Lamp

Betty Lamp

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Settee

Settee

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Latch Lock, Key, and Catch

Latch Lock, Key, and Catch

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Escutcheon

Escutcheon

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Escutcheon

Escutcheon

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Latch Lock, Key, and Catch

Latch Lock, Key, and Catch

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Escutcheon

Escutcheon

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Escutcheon

Escutcheon

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Escutcheon

Escutcheon

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Escutcheon

Escutcheon

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Bench

Bench

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Wall Cupboard

Wall Cupboard

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Trestle Table

Trestle Table

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Wainscot Armchair

Wainscot Armchair

Made in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States

Tilt-top Stand

Tilt-top Stand

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Trestle Table

Trestle Table

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Table

Table

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Armchair

Armchair

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Table

Table

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Queen Anne spice box

Queen Anne spice box

Possibly made in Chester county, Pennsylvania, United States

Corner Shelves

Corner Shelves

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Armchair

Armchair

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Stove Plate

Stove Plate

Made in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States

Overmantel: Landscape with Wayside Crosses

Overmantel: Landscape with Wayside Crosses

Made in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States

Corner cupboard from a House in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Corner cupboard from a House in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Made in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States

Shaving Dish

Shaving Dish

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Made in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States

Lantern

Lantern

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Pennsylvania Magazine or American Monthly Museum

Pennsylvania Magazine or American Monthly Museum

Robert Aitken (British, Dalkeith, Scotland 1734–1802 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Kentucky Rifle

Kentucky Rifle

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

[Wegens de staat der Engelsche natie, in't jaar 1778]

[Wegens de staat der Engelsche natie, in't jaar 1778]

Cartoon shows America (represented by a man with feathered cap) cutting the horns off a cow (representing British commerce) which is being milked by a Dutchman, two men (representing France and Spain) are stand... more

An extraordinary, gazette, or the, disappointed politicians

An extraordinary, gazette, or the, disappointed politicians

Print shows a group of British politicians sitting and standing around a table in a public house or club reading the latest news of a dispatch from General Henry Clinton possibly referring to his evacuation of ... more

Dower Chest Latch

Dower Chest Latch

Made in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States

Dower Chest

Dower Chest

Twentieth-century American collectors prized the distinctive eighteenth-and early-nineteenth-century pottery, fraktur, and furniture made by immigrants of Switzerland, the Palatinate, and the Upper Rhine Valley... more

Trinket Box

Trinket Box

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Made in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Dower Chest

Dower Chest

Made in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States

Candle Box

Candle Box

Made in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States

Conestoga Wagon Jack

Conestoga Wagon Jack

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Made in Northhampton County, Pennsylvania, United States

1. Americanischer scharffschütz oder Jäger (rifleman) 2. regulaire infanterie von Pensylvanien / D. Chodowiecki id ; D. Berger sc.

1. Americanischer scharffschütz oder Jäger (rifleman) 2. regulaire inf...

Print shows German versions of an American rifleman and a soldier with the Pennsylvania infantry, full-length, standing, facing each other, wearing military uniform, holding rifles.

Mary Birch

Mary Birch

This portrait of the artist's mother was made before William Russell Birch arrived in America. William Russell Birch (American (born England), Warwick 1755–1834 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Wall Text

Wall Text

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Dower Chest

Dower Chest

Made in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Made in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Made in Northhampton County, Pennsylvania, United States

Butter Mold

Butter Mold

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Sugar Bowl

Sugar Bowl

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Butter Mold

Butter Mold

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Wall Text

Wall Text

Made in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States

Butter Mold

Butter Mold

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Show Towel

Show Towel

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Portrait of a Gentleman

Portrait of a Gentleman

William Russell Birch (American (born England), Warwick 1755–1834 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Mrs. William Bingham (Anne Willing)

Mrs. William Bingham (Anne Willing)

The sitter (1764-1801) was the daughter of Thomas Willing and the wife of the prominent Philadelphia banker and United States senator William Bingham. William Russell Birch (American (born England), Warwick 175... more

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Birth and Baptismal Certificate

Made in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States

Dish

Dish

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

John Stouseberger

John Stouseberger

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W6207, for John Stouseberger., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archives’ ARC... more

Hezekiah Rowland, Connecticut

Hezekiah Rowland, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W4328, for Hezekiah Rowland, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National A... more

Hugh Stewart, Massachusetts

Hugh Stewart, Massachusetts

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W25084, for Hugh Stewart, Massachusetts., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Ar... more

Theophilis Swain, North Carolina

Theophilis Swain, North Carolina

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File BLWT31786-160-55, for Theophilis Swain, North Carolina., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U... more

David Rogers, New Jersey

David Rogers, New Jersey

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W1495, for David Rogers, New Jersey., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archiv... more

John Peter Miller, Pennsylvania

John Peter Miller, Pennsylvania

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W5149, for John Peter Miller, Pennsylvania., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National... more

Ezekiel Hyatt, New York

Ezekiel Hyatt, New York

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W28007, for Ezekiel Hyatt, New York., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archiv... more

Joseph Wood, New Jersey

Joseph Wood, New Jersey

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R11789, for Joseph Wood, New Jersey., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archiv... more

Isaac Tounsend, New York

Isaac Tounsend, New York

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W18148, for Isaac Tounsend, New York., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archi... more

Thomas Pinkham, New Hampshire

Thomas Pinkham, New Hampshire

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R8260, for Thomas Pinkham, New Hampshire., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National A... more

Israel Stevens, Connecticut

Israel Stevens, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R10134, for Israel Stevens, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Ar... more

Abraham Spoor, Massachusetts

Abraham Spoor, Massachusetts

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W2480, for Abraham Spoor, Massachusetts., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Ar... more

Christian Nichols, Pennsylvania

Christian Nichols, Pennsylvania

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W2842, for Christian Nichols, Pennsylvania., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National... more

John Jenkins, Massachusetts

John Jenkins, Massachusetts

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R5568, for John Jenkins, Massachusetts., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Arc... more

Alexander Dorchester, Connecticut

Alexander Dorchester, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W19190 for Alexander Dorchester, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. Nation... more

Stephen Nottingham, New York

Stephen Nottingham, New York

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W15790, for Stephen Nottingham, New York., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National A... more

Colin McLachlan, Connecticut

Colin McLachlan, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W25687, for Colin McLachlan, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National A... more

Love Token

Love Token

Possibly made in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States

Soloman Tomkins, Connecticut

Soloman Tomkins, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W19462, for Soloman Tomkins, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National A... more

Jonathan Norris, New Hampshire

Jonathan Norris, New Hampshire

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W19924, for Jonathan Norris, New Hampshire., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National... more

Ebenezer Spencer, New Hampshire

Ebenezer Spencer, New Hampshire

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W19392, for Ebenezer Spencer, New Hampshire., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. Nationa... more

Henry Van Der Cook, New York

Henry Van Der Cook, New York

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W26615, for Henry Van Der Cook, New York., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National A... more

Thomas Parkinson, Maryland

Thomas Parkinson, Maryland

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W5475, for Thomas Parkinson, Maryland., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Arch... more

Chandelier

Chandelier

Made in Pennsylvania, United States

Samuel Senter, New Hampshire

Samuel Senter, New Hampshire

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W15320, for Samuel Senter, New Hampshire., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National A... more

Dower Chest

Dower Chest

Made in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States

John Gassaway, Maryland

John Gassaway, Maryland

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W8842, for John Gassaway, Maryland., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archive... more

Christian Roth, Massachusetts

Christian Roth, Massachusetts

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W14231, for Christian Roth, Massachusetts., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National ... more

Henry Sinsabaugh, New York

Henry Sinsabaugh, New York

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R9618, for Henry Sinsabaugh, New York., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Arch... more