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Canal, North Branch

240
Alison, Dr. Francis, biographical notice of

304
Pennsylvania

32 98 135 208 218 383
Allegheny College, statistics of
293 Schuylkill

8 412 432
River, first steamboat ascends

160
G. W. Smith's notes on

404 423
Town, present state of
335 Carbon, Mount, account of coal works at

913
First settlers west of mountain
416 Carre, Sir Robert's commission

37
Almonds, soft shelled, raised at Chambersburg 287 Carroll, Govr's. correspondence with Genl. 30
Andross E. letter from
93 Cave, Laurel Hill, account of

112
Anecdotes of Anthony Benezet

250
Durham, do.

132
historical, of Mr. Harris
255 Census of Erie county

154
Anthracite Region of Pennsylvania, account of 310

Mauch Chunk

239
Antiquity, Indian at Wilkesbarre

96
Crawford county

447
Apprentices Library, respecting

256
Manayunk

159
Armstrong, col. John, defeats Indians at Kittanning 366 Philadelphia, 1777

127
correspondence with corporation respecting Centre county, mills, forges, &c.

20 97
sword presented to

ib.
wood screws made in

168
Apple trees, natives of Pennsylvania
13 Charter of Pennsylvania

293
Athenæum, Philadelphia, report of

255
of Philadelphia

440
West Chester, account of
285 Chambersburg, Pa. curious fact near

93
Attorney General, appointments by

432
Almonds raised at

287
Auburn, state prison at
230 275 Chester co. Athenæum

285
Auction duties

38 223 425
Cabinet of Natural Sciences

302
commissions

38
Description of

364
B

Pluviometrical observations in

447
Baldwin, Dr. William, Biograph. notice of 304 Chesapeake and Delaware canal, sloops sail up 223 287
Baltimore, Lord, and Penn's boundaries 269 273

report

391
Bank note, small, returned to bank N. America 272

account of

414
Banks, dividends of

304 China, trade, commencement of, in U. States 284
state of sundry
188 239 first vessel sails from Philadelphia for

ib.
tax on
39 Christ church steeple, cost of

109
Baptist church, case of the first
75 Clinton, De Witt, on coal trade

31
Bark, inspected at Philadelphia
182 Clover seed, large crop of

240
Barker, James N. oration before Penn society 179 Coal, Anthracite Region, account of

310
Barncy, captain, takes the General Monk
393 works at Mount Carbon

313
Bellfonte, forges at

20
at Mauch Chunk

311 414
remarkable season at
79 128 beds at Tioga, account of

143
Benezet, Anthony, anecdotes of

250 trade

9 31 90 116 251
Bibles, number distributed in Philadelphia

210
tables of the value of the

251
Binns John, trial of as U. S. printer
267 Coasting trade of Delaware river, value of

73
Biographical notice of Judge Duncan
77 Columbia Rail Road, Wilson's Report on

98
Edward Drinker
251 Colleges of Pennsylvania, statistics of the

293
Arents Klincken
281 Commerce, chamber of, memorial

64
Anthony Klincken

ib.
of Pittsburg

447
Dr. Witt

ib. Constitution of Pennsylvania Society for promoting
Jno. Kelpius
ib. public schools

300
Humphrey Marshall
302 Convicts, expense of conveying

60
Dr. William Baldwin ib. Copper, export of

28
Dr. Francis Allison
ib. Corn Meal, inspected at Philadelphia

182
Lindlay Murray

377 Councils, proceedings of respecting state house
George Warner
383 steeple

152
Uriah Springer
416 Cotton Yarn, cost of

168
Blankets, on manufacture of

149 158 difference of price in Eng. and U. States 168
Bones, Human, found near Sunbury

97

do.
Expense do.

ib.
fossil, found in Lancaster county

98
do. do. of printing do.

ib.
large, found at Tioga,
432 why lower now

ib.
Boston, Flour imported from the Delaware at 45 bagging, cost of &c.-duty on

ib.
Braddock's field, account of

sail cloth

170
Brandywine, Indian grievances at

114 goods sent from Liverpool to Philadelphia 240
Bray, Dr. schools established by
428 factories, account of

167
Breakwater, respecting Delaware 49 63 64 70 115 251 Crawford county, taxables in

447
Bridge, Lehigh chain, burned

240

D
Bridges, Smith's account of

408 Darraeh, Lýdia, informs of General Howe's plans to
Buck's County, large product of clover seed

240

American army
Butter, inspected at Philadelphia

182 Darlington, Dr. Wm. pluviometrical observations 447
Deaf and Dumb Asylum Report

367
Cabinet of Natural Science of Chester county 302 Deaths in Philadelphia, 1827

94
Canals, Chesapeake and Delaware 223 287 2291 414 Delaware county, statistics of

238 349
Union,
7.9.79 208 223 409
and Hudson canal

74 272 414
Delaware and Hudson

292 414

river, early settlements on 2 3 17 36 179
Juniata •

128
table of rapids and falls in

57
Lackawaxen.

414
vessels shipwrecked in

67
Lehigh

92 413

coasting trade, value of 71 116

49

48

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59

Pelaware river, value of vessels and cargoes on
116 quadrant

193
revenue derived from
ib. Government of the state, expenses of

58
Breakwater 49 64 70 115 251 Graff, Frederick, compliment to

9
soundings of
127 258 Grain, quantity measured at Philadelphia

45
time of shad in

160
do. imported in 1793

112
trade and canal
184 208 Grandom, John, legacies by

176
changes in
257 | Greeks, collections for the

240
depth of at wharves
258 Greensburg, food at

48
width of

286

H
tide in
379 Harmony settlement, report respecting

14
Dickinson college, statistics of
293 Harris, John, anecdote of

255
Dividends of banks, &c.
27 304 Harrisburg, Shad taken near

208
Drinker, Edward, memoir of

251
weather at

240
Dogs, decision respecting keeping furious 221 Health, Board of

176
Duncan, Judge, memoir of

77
accounts of

192
Durham Cave, account of
132 Hemp, manufactures of

169
Dutch and Swedes, agreement with Sir R. Carre 37

and Flax in sail duck

170
Duties on dealers in foreign merchandize
30 Henlopen, Cape, Light House, cost of

198
E
Hudson and Delaware canal

292 414
Early settlers, deaths of,

63 291 Hughs, Geo. W. account of Tioga Coal Beds 143
Earthquake at Pittsburg, &c.
192 Huntingdon county, statistics of

41
Ebeling, professor History of Pennsylvania, 340 353

weather in

272
369 385 401

I & J
Education, expended for by state

58 Indians, to have rum on conditions
report to legislature on

77
antiquity at Wilkesbarre

96
do. on state of

298
councils with, 1710

189
Elections in Philadelphia

304
defeat of at Kittanning

367
Emlen, Dr. S. on Yellow Fever

317
Penn's letter to the

377
Emigrants, advice to 25

Society 25
speech

287 445
Erie county, census of

154
treaty

444
Escheats account of

40

and speaker of assembly-dialogue 114
Expenditures of Pennsylvania

letter of Soc. Free traders to

394
Exports, value of from United States
374 Inberitances, collateral-am't. rec'd. for

41
F
Insolvent court_applicants at

223
February, Meteorological Tables of, for 22 years

336
curious case of an

223
Federal procession, 1788, account of
417 Inspections of four, &c. for 7 years

182
Fees, illegal, decision respecting
373 Intemperance, sermons on to be preached

16
Finances, tables of
10 39 58 Interest, paid on loans by state

69
report on

151 Internal Improvements 7 8 21 32 79 92 98 128 135
Fossil Bones in Laneaster county

98

208 223 240 277 287 292 388
Flax, proper time for pulling

170

391 404 408 414 426 432
and Hemp, difference in sail duck

ib.

amount expended for in the
demand for

ib.

state

58 405
largest raised in South Carolina

ib.

report of committee on
Flour inspected at Philadelphia
45 182 334 Iron, forges in Venango co.

16
do.
exported, 1800 to 1827

334

pipes for Penn. Canal, estimated cost of 166,
Porges and Furnaces in Venango county

16
manufacture of

168
Huntingdon do. 42 149 quantity manufactured

ib,
Centre do.
97 expenses of making

ib.
York do.

221 quantity of pig to bar
Franklin Institute, report of commit. of instruction 174 do. of ore to a ton of pigs

ib.
Free Society of Traders, constitution
394 product of a fire

168
minutes of
ib. market and prices

ib.
letter to Emp'r of Canada ib. ore, supply of

ib.
Freshet in Schuylkill, 1737

127
manufacture of wood screws of

ib.
Frog, a living found in the heart of a tree
93 duty on

ib.
G
January, meteorol. table of for 22 years

131
Germantown, Notes on
280 Jefferson college, statistics of

293
early settlement of
ib. Jones, Jona. (death of)

63
old stile of building
ib. Juniata canal

128
early settlers, notice of

281

K
first mill at
ib. Kittanning, first steam boat arrives at

160
first paper mill

ib.
favorable for manufactures

253
market and prison

ib.
defeat of Indians at

367
first stage to Philadelphia
ib. Klincken, Arents, notice of

281
courts

ib.
Anthony do

ib,
bank

ib. Kelpius, John (the hermit) notice of
academy

ib.

L
superstition at
282 Lackawaxen Canal and Rail Road

414
places of worship
335 ib. Lancaster, Rain at in 1809-10

130
hermits at

do 1812 to '19

176
reminiscences

289
turnpike, account of

407
first coach at

290
co. fossil bones found in

98
newspapers

291 Land office, report of business in
battle of

49 291
receipts and fees of

38
error respecting corrected
335 Lard inspected at Philadelphia

182
Godfrey, Thomas, account of his invention of the Laurel Hill cave, description of

112

88

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