Tag Archives: Philadelphia

Report on the 2012 West Shipyard Dig is Posted on the Web

I’ve finally found the final report on the 2012 dig: http://issuu.com/pennadmin/docs/west_shipyard_final_3-13 It is possible to view the document and also to download a PDF file.

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There’s Much that We Know (and much we do not) about that Tavern: the Penny Pot

The “Penny Pott House” is portrayed in the earliest known painting of Philadelphia—the first known painting of any American city, for that matter!    A man assumed to be a sign painter, Peter Cooper, painted a fanciful rendering of the … Continue reading

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Second Correspondence with Margaret McGregor Posted

In reviewing our site stats for pages visited, it has come to my attention that only one individual has reviewed the page titled “Correspondence with Margaret McGregor” in the month our site has been up and running, while the “Home” … Continue reading

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