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76

A
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

37
Agricultural Association of Lancaster co.

16

Carlisle

ib.
Meeting at Bustleton respecting foreign

Chester

38
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
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, history 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
Athenæum, report of

91

Chesapeake and Ohio memorial
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

68
system report to Congress on

61

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

49

217, 218
B

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, yote $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
240 Carbon Port, notice of

ib.
John Evans

ib.
rail road at mines

ib.
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

ib.
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 Fergusoni

394

and York
do

132
'Elizabeth Muttes : 399

Caterpillars and crops

350
Births in Philadelphing each day; and seveial years 128 Charities, public of Philadelphia

41, 49
Bishops, first American consecration of

405
report of committee on

228
Blackbird, a singularip YorkC8.

350
premium for essay on

400
Bleaching, new motio discovered
176 Charter of Chester

264
Bloomfield, town of described

304
Bristol

312
forgeat ::

335
Lancaster

396
remarkabli draught of fosh.
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, bail storm in

335

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399

336

Chester county mutton

192
Draught of a horse, great

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

64
Christ's Church communion plate

272 304

E
history of
353 382 405 Easton, storm at

399
Church First Baptist, case of

225

rapid travelling from to Phila.
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
Clinton De Witt, canal report

217 218

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

411
January

ib.
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

ib.
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 througlı
at Mount Carbon

336
by Spring Garden

16
first load of through Lehigli 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
mines 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.

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. 1928 205
Congress members of, from this state from 1789 tu

Forges in Bedford county

146
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 macie 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

G
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

133
Currency, difficulties of the-

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

19
Gettysburg described

64
1739 to 1749

20

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

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

20
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 in

61
low tide in

239 Greensburg notice of
Piers in Cost of

9
storm at

288
Breakwater
9 Gunpowder, a valuable pound of

336
frozen over

144

H
breaks up
176 Hail storm in Chester county

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

47
Ports 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

mechanic's meeting at

263
Tax on Bank

177
Lancasterian school

166
Domestics Society for encouraging, constitution of 328

number of arks and rafts wbich passed
Douglass D. B. report on canal froin 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

165

60

32 177

67

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