History of the Counties of Berks and Lebanon: Containing a Brief Account of the Indians who Inhabited this Region of Country, and the Numerous Murders by Them; Notices of the First Swedish, Welsh, French, German, Irish, and English Settlers, Giving the Names of Nearly Five Thousand of Them; Biographical Sketches, Topographical Descriptions of Every Township, and of the Principal Towns and Villages; the Religious History, with Much Useful Statistical Information; Notices of the Press & Education. Embellished by Several Appropriate Engravings. Compiled from Authentic Sources by I. Daniel Rupp
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