William Penn (14 October 1644 – 30 July 1718) was an English real estate entrepreneur, philosopher, early Quaker and founder of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He was an early advocate of democracy and religious freedom, notable for his good relations and successful treaties with the Lenape Indians. Under his direction, the city of Philadelphia was planned and developed.
In 1681, King Charles II handed over a large piece of his American land holdings to William Penn to satisfy a debt the king owed to Penn's father. This land included present-day Pennsylvania and Delaware. Penn immediately sailed to America and his...
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William Penn Religious Revolutionary, segment from "The American Birthright Part I" Documentary
Drive Thru History: William Penn & Pennsylvania (Accessible Preview)
William Penn Lady Statesmen Golf
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Grand View Rolls, 53-24 over St. Ambrose | whotv.com
... game on Saturday, 53-24 over St. Ambrose. Charles Badgett rushed for 101 yards and 3 TD's while Jordan Cheatem also added 3 rushing TD's. Vikings improve to 7-1 on the season and are on the road again next week at William Penn.
Author: John Sears (25 Oct 2014)
William Penn Athletics News–October 20 | Oskaloosa News
Fifth Place Expected of William Penn Women Oskaloosa--In a deep league race, the Statesmen women's basketball team is slated to finish fifth as the Midwest Collegiate Conference preseason coaches poll w...
Author: Press Release (21 Oct 2014)
Omni William Penn Hotel Wedding DJ | Pittsburgh Wedding ...
Pittsburgh Wedding DJ performs for the wedding reception of Holly and Neil at the Omni William Penn in downtown Pittsburgh, PA.
Author: Eric (19 Oct 2014)