Pennsylvania history

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How King of Prussia, Camden, and 23 Other Philly-Area Towns Got Their Names

Everybody knows that Pennsylvania is named for William Penn and Philadelphia is named for Philip the Great. (Wait, it’s not?) But how about Lionville? Honey Brook? […]


Farmhouse Friday: Living History in Fagleysville

Chances are, when you take a look at the photos of this modest but sturdy-looking stone home out where suburban Philadelphia fades into suburban Reading, […]