Pennsylvania

News for the colony of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

Founded in 1682 by William Penn . Philadelphia was the capital during the Revolutionary War.

Religion

Religion was Quaker and they were pacifist, which do not believe in fighting. They befriended native americans.

Products

 Products were iron, grain, and lumber.

Government

Everyone equal. First constitution. self-government. Became a state December 12. 1789.

Resources

http://www.ushistory.org/penn/bio.htm    Notes from Ms. Brazzle's class