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William Penn

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Who Was William Penn?

 

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William Penn's "Holy Experiment"

 

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William Penn

 

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How to Maintain a Fountain Pen- William Penn

 

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Remembering William Penn 300 Years After His Death

William Penn was the son of Sir William Penn, and was an English nobleman, writer, early Quaker, and founder of the English North American colony the Province of Pennsylvania. He was an early advocate of democracy and religious freedom, notable for his good relations and successful treaties with the Lenape Native Americans. Under his direction, the city of Philadelphia was planned and developed.
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