The Resource Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania, in the olden time : being a collection of memoirs, anecdotes, and incidents of the city and its inhabitants, and of the earliest settlements of the inland part of Pennsylvania, from the days of the founders : intended to preserve the recollections of olden time, and to exhibit society in its changes of manners and customs, and the city and country in their local changes and improvements, by John F. Watson ; embellished with engravings, by T.H. Mumford

Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania, in the olden time : being a collection of memoirs, anecdotes, and incidents of the city and its inhabitants, and of the earliest settlements of the inland part of Pennsylvania, from the days of the founders : intended to preserve the recollections of olden time, and to exhibit society in its changes of manners and customs, and the city and country in their local changes and improvements, by John F. Watson ; embellished with engravings, by T.H. Mumford

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Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania, in the olden time : being a collection of memoirs, anecdotes, and incidents of the city and its inhabitants, and of the earliest settlements of the inland part of Pennsylvania, from the days of the founders : intended to preserve the recollections of olden time, and to exhibit society in its changes of manners and customs, and the city and country in their local changes and improvements
Title
Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania, in the olden time
Title remainder
being a collection of memoirs, anecdotes, and incidents of the city and its inhabitants, and of the earliest settlements of the inland part of Pennsylvania, from the days of the founders : intended to preserve the recollections of olden time, and to exhibit society in its changes of manners and customs, and the city and country in their local changes and improvements
Statement of responsibility
by John F. Watson ; embellished with engravings, by T.H. Mumford
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PSt
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1779-1860
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Watson, John Fanning
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1816-
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Mumford, Thomas Howland
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  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Pennsylvania
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Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania, in the olden time : being a collection of memoirs, anecdotes, and incidents of the city and its inhabitants, and of the earliest settlements of the inland part of Pennsylvania, from the days of the founders : intended to preserve the recollections of olden time, and to exhibit society in its changes of manners and customs, and the city and country in their local changes and improvements, by John F. Watson ; embellished with engravings, by T.H. Mumford
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally published in 1830
  • Pages 561-585 of appendix in v. 2 contain new, previously unpublished material
  • Includes indexes
  • "Oh! dear is a tale of the olden time!"
  • Sequari vestigia rerum
  • "Where peep'd the hut, the palace towers; Where skimm'd the bark, the war-ship lowers Joy gaily carols, where was silence rude; And cultured thousands throng the solitude.'
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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pst sn00042
Label
Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania, in the olden time : being a collection of memoirs, anecdotes, and incidents of the city and its inhabitants, and of the earliest settlements of the inland part of Pennsylvania, from the days of the founders : intended to preserve the recollections of olden time, and to exhibit society in its changes of manners and customs, and the city and country in their local changes and improvements, by John F. Watson ; embellished with engravings, by T.H. Mumford
Distribution
Note
  • Originally published in 1830
  • Pages 561-585 of appendix in v. 2 contain new, previously unpublished material
  • Includes indexes
  • "Oh! dear is a tale of the olden time!"
  • Sequari vestigia rerum
  • "Where peep'd the hut, the palace towers; Where skimm'd the bark, the war-ship lowers Joy gaily carols, where was silence rude; And cultured thousands throng the solitude.'
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
pst sn00042

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