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37

38

68

Academy, Manual Labour, plan of

12 Boston Port bill, circular letter of committee ib.
Accommodations in the City for travellers

94

letter to committee of Boston 34
Acts passed by legislature 1828-9

292
proceedings at York

35
Adams co. description of

63

letter to committee of Mass. ib.
taxables in

96
proceedings at Reading

36
Address, poetical, of the carriers

31

Lancaster
Agricultural Association of Lancaster co.

16

Carlisle

ib.
Meeting at Bustleton respecting foreign

Chester
potatoes and barley
204

Newtown

ib.
Alleghany College, military school

300
provincial meeting at Philad'a

245
Mountain, Roberts's report on portage

instructions to assembly on 244
across
277 290 Breakwater, progress of

9
route for a canal
166 Bridges, Canal, specification of

219
slackwater
167 Bristol, charter of

312
river, freshet in
299 Brownsville glass works

176
Almshouse of Philadelphia, deaths and diseases 90 Buckingham and Solebury, history of

407
Anecdote, Revolutionary of Col. A. McLane 387 Bucks Co. trees indigenous

350
Apprentices Library Co. Report
186 Butter and Lard, inspections of

304
Ardent Spirits, tables shewing the number and Butcher's memorial to Councils

184
size of houses which retail
94 Byberry, bistory of

273
Armstrong Co. Receipts and expenditures 176
Asparagus, large raised in Passyunk
400 Cabbage, perennial introduced

320
Assembly's address against Gov. Gookin
162 Canal French creek feeder

11
Athenäum, report of
91 Chesapeake and Ohio memorial

76
bequest to by W. Lehman

241
Conestogo, trade of

42
bust of Dr. Johnson at
252 Delaware and Raritan

117
Atlee, Wm. Augustus, judge

241
Lackawaxen

137
Auction Commissions and Duties
177, 255 Schuylkill navigation company

25
duties at Philadelphia

16 Susquehanna and Lehigh
system report to Congress on

61

Pennsylvania 11, 100, 166, 240, 335, 350
Aurora Borealis, description of

49

217, 218

and Rail Roads, between Delaware & Susq. 54
Bache Franklin's letter on penitentiary system 197

report to legislature

149
Baltimore and Susquehanna rail road billi, reports

Edward F. Gay's report 166,181,184
against in Senate and H. of R.

65, 221
James Clarke's do

216
Banks, tabular statement of the condition of the 61

Dewitt Clinton's do 217, 218
of Pennsylvania, state of its affairs
92 report of damage by ice, to

231
Baptist church, case of

228
on duties of Secretary

232
Sark, inspections of in Philad. 7'years

206
Abner Lacock

257
for 1828
304
James D. Harris

258
Bedford Co. description of

145
Alonzo Livermore

259
springs

ib. and rail road loan, Governor refuses to sign
town

ib.
bill

270
forges and furnaces

ib.
money paid out for

272
Bethany W. Co. notice of

137
bill

330
Glass factory

ib. Union, boats and lumber which pass 384
Biographical notice of Ephraim Bloom

96
Mauch Chunk

ib.
Sir William Keith

111 Co, Union, vote $5000 to S. Mifflin's family 334
Matthias Hollenback

165

new Commissioners appointed 351, 384
Samuel Neely
240 Cannon balls discovered at Doylestown

336
Wm. A. Atlee
24 Carbon Port, notice of

ib.
John Evans

ib.

rail road at mines
Jacob Rush

ib. Capital of Banks in N. York, Boston & Philada. 28
Edward Shippen
ib. Carl, Rev. Mr. address to Infant Schools

385
Jaspar Yeates
ib. Carlisle, Catterpillars at

416
Wm. Bradford

ib.
cherries destroyed at

ib.
Thomas Smith

cave and spring at

265
H. H. Breckenridge

ib.
proceedings on Boston port bill

37
Thomas Duncan

242, Carriage, by waggons and canals contrasted 320
John B. Gibson
ib. Caterpillars at Chambersburg

350
Bishop White

261
at Carlisle

416
William M'Kenzie
319 Centreville, notice of

135
Gabriel Meisse
320 Chambersburg described

234
Gen. Wayne 369, 387, 401

and Harrisburg rail road

129
Elizabeth Ferguson

394
and York

132
Elizabeth Mundes!

399
Caterpillars and crops

350
Births in Philadelphia each day, and several years 128 Charities, public of Philadelphia

41, 49
Bishops, first American consecration of

405
report of committee on

228
Blackbird, a singular in York Co.

350
premium for essay on

400
Bleaching, new mode discovered
176 Charter of Chester

264
Bloomfield, town of described

304
Bristol

312
forge at

335
Lancaster

396
remarkable draught of fish
335 Chester, charter of

264
Boston Port bill, meeting at Philad'a, respecting 26,34 proceedings on Boston port bill

38
Dr. Smith's address at

27
county, hail storm in

335

ib

RHODES

VIBRARY

ib.

146

Chester county mutton

192
Draught of a horse, great

176
Chilisquaque meteorological tables 192 248 319 377 Duncan Stepben report ag. Balt. rail road

64
Christ's Church communion plate

272 304
history of
353 382 405 Easton, storm at

399
Church First Baptist, case of

225
rapid travelling from to Phila.

399
St. Paul's, female voters

228
Education, sum expended for

195
Circle quadrature of, discovered

240
Election, Presidential in each State

144
Clark James, report on canals

217
Engraver, a self taught

320
Clarksville, notice of

137

Episcopal Church in Pennsylvania 337 353 382 405
Clearfield co. coal in
240 Erie, barbor improved

336
Clinton De Witt, canal report

217 218

Lake, first instance of a trip being performed in
dinner to

411
January

it.
Coal trade 1828

34 79 119 Exchange, bills of, sum required in different cities
1820 to 1828

80
for £1000 protested

128
Lehigh

73 Execution of criminals memorial against public 223
Philad.

79

Turkish mode of
consumption of in Philad.

ib.
Expenditures of Phil, Co.

143
in Wayne co.

139
Southwark

ib:
Clearfield co.

240 256

F
history of the discovery and uses of anthracite 301 Fair Mount--streets proposed to be cut through
at Mount Carbon

336
by Spring Garden

16
first load of through Lehigh canal
399 Fat, young lady at York

399
Clearfield, introduced into Reading
ib. Female Hospitable Society, report

140
regions, account of

409
voters in St. Paul's church

228
mixtes of Schuylkill co.

410
Ferguson Elizabeth, biography of

395
Coasting trade, value of
117 Finances, Auditor General's report

176
College Allegheny, Military school

300

report of committee of ways and means 189
Dickinson, state of funds
310 Fish; great draught of

355
Collateral inheritances, amount of

179
ing, great in Schuylkill

399
Commencements, medical

200
new mode of

416
Commerce of the U. S.

8
Floor Cloth Manufactory, report on

235
Conestoga creek, load of coal ascends

32

Flour, average price of in Philad. from 1785 to 1828 148
trade of, commences

42
and corn meal inspected in Philad. 1828

304
accident on

335

and corn meal inspected in U. S. 1828 205
Congress members of, from this state from 1789 to

Forges in Bedford county
1827

242
Bloomfield

335
Consumption number of deaths by, in Philad. from

Franklin county, description of

233
1807 to 1828

128

fund, report to councils on the state 392
Contrast between wagon and canal carriage 320

Institute, report on M'Cauly's floor cloth 235
Controllers of public schools, report

152

purpose experiments on water power 253,317
Convicts, expense of conveying

196
Freeport, first collection of canal tolls at

384
Cooper J. W. invents new mode of bleaching 176 French creek feeder, account of

11
Copperas marie at Mercer
148 Frost in May, at Milton

336
Council of Safety appointed
200 Fuel saving society, report of

318
Crawford co, sketch of

10
Criminals, memorial against public executions 223

Gas lights, at Pittsburgh

176
business of different courts

212
Gay, Edward F. Canal reports

167, 181
Crops, prospect of

336
Geology of Wayne county

138
Currency, difficulties of the

1, 19 Germantown, Gen. Wayne's account of afairs there 375
bills issued from 1723 to 1739
Gettysburg described

64
1739 to 1749

20 Gilbert Benj. and family, captivity of by
value of gold and silver from 1700 10

the Indians

314, 321, 344
1739
19 Glass factory at Bethany

137
D
blown at Brownsville

176, 288
Dallas G. M. letters favor of H. of Refuge 250 Gold, value of from 1700 to 1739
Damask table linen made at Pittsburg

15 Gookin Gov. complaint of assembly against 162
Damascus notice of
137 Government, expenses of

193
Dauphin Co. number of poor in

148 Governor, appointments by 148,286, 288,320,336,400
Davis Jacob S. Description of Wayne Co. 135 Graces The, given to academy of fine arts

253
Deaf and Dumb Institution report
43 Grain, quantity measured in Philadelphia

32
Deaths and Diseases Phil. for 1828 and several Grand Jury present tippling houses

329
years
128 Greene county, description of

60
Delaware River Shad fisheries value of

214
taxables în

61
low tide in
239 Groensburg notice of

60
Piers in Cost of

9
storm at

288
Breakwater
9 Gunpowder, a valuable pound of

336
frozen over

144
176 Hail storm in Chester county

335
Commissioners of N. J. on
351 Haines Samuel, on Pennsylvania rail road

47
Forts troops at
9 Hamiltonville, notice of

335
Dengue fever at Harrisburg
288 Harris James D.'s canal report

256
Dispensary Phila. Report of

14 Harrisburgh&Columbia rail road, Hopkins' report 129
Southern and Northern

24

meteorological tables 206,236,248,366
Dividends on Stocks

32 177
mechanic's meeting at

263
Tax on Bank

177
Lancasterian school

166
Domestics Society for encouraging, constitution of 328

number

of arks and rafts which passed
Douglass D. B. report on canal from Easton to

in 1827
Carpenter's point
101 Health, board of, members

199
Doylestown severe weather
304 | Hog, a mammoth,

176
Discovery of cannon balls

336 Hollenback Matthias, biographical notice

20

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67

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367

Hopkins Wm. R., report on Harrisburg and Co- Law case, Commonwealth vs. Leeds, master & ap-
lumbia rail road

129
prentice

326
do and York

132 N. Libertics vs, Heart, paving street 350
Hopkinson, Judge, opinion on rights of joint

Case vs. McNair, illegal fees

351
owners of vessels, case of Brig Seneca 113

Hand vs. schr. Elvira, salvage

360
do. schooner Elvira

361

Lentz vs. Schaffer, Landlord and tenant 411
Honesdale, notice of

136 Lead quantity made in United States
rail road from

137 Lee Charles and Gen. Wayne, difference between 390
Horse power, calculations respecting on rail ways 55 Legislative question about Speaker

224
great draught of a

176 Legislators of Pennsylvania, their occupation 94
Horticultural Society offer premiums for Sea Kale 271 Legacies, liberal of F. Kohne

383
House of Refuge

335
William Lehman's

240
1 & J
William McKenzie's

319
Indian affairs, expenses of

33 Lehigh coal and navigation company, report 72
S. Keith's memorial respecting

210

acting manager's rep. 73
Indingent widows society, report

91

engineer's report 74
Infant schools socitty, report of

303, 364

canal, account of
Rev, Mr. Carl's address to

386
first coal by

399
Insolvents, of what occupation
224 co. snow in May

336
Inspections of flour and corn meal
205 Lehman William, death and notice of

224
bark, flour, &c.

304
legacies

240
Instructions, singular to Gov. Keith respecting no-

resolution of Athenæum

269
tices on Sunday
101 | Letter from Council to Hannah Penn

154
Insurance companies act respecting

319
James Logan to Charles Gookin

161
Internal improvements 11, 25, 42, 45, 54, 68, 100, John Hazlewood to Gen. Washington 180
137, 139, 148, 149, 167, 192 Samuel Ward to do

181
fund, report of commis-
Robert Ballard to do

ib.
sioners

139, 195

James Logan to John Penn relating to set.
report of committee on 149

tlements on the Ohio Mississip.

210 211
expenditures

193
On the times 1775

248
Iron, in Crawford county
10 G. M. Dallas on House Refuge

250
Bedford county
145 Samuel Rush do

ib.
Franklin county

234 Dr. Abercrombie relating to Bust of Dr.
Schuylkill county

399
Johnson in Athenæum

253
Jackson, President's inaugural speech

164 Thomas Wharton jr. to Gen. Lacey 296 297
Jefferson county, taxables in

61

305 308 325
medical college, graduates 1829
201 Gen. Lacey to Col. Kirkbride

296
1816 to do

202
Thomas Wharton jr, to do

297
Johnson Dr. bust of in Athenäum, history of 252 John Armstrong to Gen. Lacey

ib.
Juniata, improvements on

335
T. Matlack to Gen. Lacey

299 356 360
Justices of the peace in 1824

15
Col. Kirkbride to Gen. Lacey

298 340
by whom appointed

ib. Gen Washington to do. 298 305 306 325 326
K

343 356
Kale Sea, premium offered for

270 Gen. Lacey to Gen. Washington 298 306 324
Keith, Sir William, biographical notices

209

326 341 342 356
copies of sundry papers furnish-

Do. to Council

298 305 307 324 341
ed by James Logan

211 Do. to Gen. Armstrong 307 336 341 343
memorial respect'g Indians 210, 211 Gen. Wayne to Gen Lacey

308
King, Mr.'s speech on unpatented lands
97 Gen. Lacey to Mr. Vanhorne

308
Kohne Frederick's legacies large
383 Gen. Green to Gen. Lacey

341
L
Gen. Lacey to Gen. Green

341
Lacey Gen, letters to and from 295 to 298, 305 to 308 Gen. Armstrong to Gen. Lacey

341
324 to 326 Joseph Reed to Gen. Lacey 342 357 359
Lackawaxen canal and rail road

137
Gen. Maxwell to Gen. Lacey

356
Lacock Abner's report on canal

256 Gen. Lacey to the cols. of his brigade 357
Lanccaster county agricultural association
16 Pres. Reed to H. W. esq.

357
loaded boat ascends Conestogo

32
Gen. Lacey to Pres. Reed

357 358
proceedings on Boston port bill

37 Vice Pres. Moore to Gen. Lacey 358 360
trade of the Conestoga

42, 254
Col. Harmar to Gen. Lacey

358
deer killed in

128
Clement Biddle to do

359
charter of
397 David Scott to J. McIlvaine

368
Lancasterian school at Harrisburg
166 from J. Mcllvaine in reply

368
Lands, unpatented, Mr. King's speech

97 Gen, Wayne to — -, detailing events at
act respecting

253
Germantown

375
fees on
177 Charles Lee to Gen. Wayne

390
Land-office, business of the
309 Gen. Wayne to Charles Lee

390 391
Laws, pamphlets, receipts for

179
Do to Rob. Morris

401
Law case, Commonwealth vs. Marshall Treillon,

Do to Col. Hartley

402
surety of peace
39 R. H. Harrison to Gen. Wayne

402
Same vs. Daniel do

ib.
Gen. Wayne to Col. Bland

402
M'Ewen, Hale, & D. vs. Girard, stock 108 B. Fishbourne to Gen. Wayne

402
Davis and Brooks vs. brig Seneca, part

Gen. Wayne to Joseph Reed

404
ownership

113
Do to Gen. Washington

404
Busman vs. Union canal co. damages 147 Lexington battle

175
Case of First Baptist Church, Judge Licenses, report on

151 262
Smith's opinion, right of property 225

tin pedlars

180
Todds do

227
tavern, amount of

178
Commonwealth vs. St. Pauls Ch, voters 228 Library Philadelphia, McKenzie's legacy to 319
Cope vs. Cordova, landing and delivery 284 J. Smith appointed Librarian

306
U.S. vs, Boyer, counterfeiting
289 Literature progress of, in Penn.

267

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