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Philadelphia - A History of the City and its People

Ellis Paxson Oberholtzer - History - 382 pages
Dr. Oberholtzer was engaged upon this book for many months. He has aimed to present the people of Philadelphia, as well as the details of their government, and he has opened ...
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The Perennial Philadelphians: The Anatomy of an American Aristocracy

Nathaniel Burt - History - 1999 - 625 pages
The Perennial Philadelphians tells the story of the city's inherited aristocracy--of Wanamakers and Drexels, of Biddles and Cadwaladers. Drawing on history, genealogy, politics ...
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The Private City: Philadelphia in Three Periods of Its Growth

Sam Bass Warner - History - 1987 - 256 pages
This award-winning book charts the unfolding, from the Revolutionary War to the Great Depression, of the American tradition of city building and city living, using Philadelphia ...
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The Peoples of Philadelphia: A History of Ethnic Groups and Lower-Class Life ...

Allen F. Davis, Mark H. Haller - History - 1998 - 303 pages
Although much has been written about elite Philadelphians, only in recent decades have historians paid attention to the Jews and working-class blacks, the immigrant Irish ...
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