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Addison, judge's charge to the grand jury, 1794
Agricultural Society, exhibition of the Union
Allegheny College, prospects of

Report of trustees on manual
labour

County, large product of corn to acre
Portage, described

Alliance, frigate, history of
Anecdotes, revolutionary
Association of Merchants, Philadelphia formed
Aurora Borealis, at Philadelphia

Effect of, on the magnetic needle
B
Bache, A. D. on the effects of the Aurora Borealis
on the magnetic needle
Bainbridge, commodore Wm. funeral and bio-
graphy,

Hail storm

Rattle snakes, in

Remarkable willow tree

Baptist Churches, pastors, &c. in Pennsylvania
Barron, Commodore's new pump
Bear, a large killed at Port Carbon
Bedford, Turnpike, Convention at
Beets, large

Berks Co. convictions at Court of

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Canals, boats, quickest passage
capacity increased
Chesapeake and Delaware

and Ohio

255

16

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81

Banks, Farmer's of Reading, state of

Of Philadelphia, list of, capital, &c
Bank, of United States, Amos Kendal's circular
respecting deposits

201

208

Reasons of Andrew Jackson, President U.
S. for removing deposits
Report of Government Directors to the Pre-
sident U. S. on printing, &c.
Extract from Pres't U. S. annual message 365
Report of the committee of the Bank in an-
swer to the President U. S. and Go-
vernment Directors
410 391 Chester co. marble of
334 Cholera, effects of coal on, at Pittsburg

158

Biddle, Nicholas, address on laying the corner stone
of Girard College
Biographical notices :

Bainbridge, commodore
Fell, Jesse, great weight,

Lee, captain, revolutionary anecdotes 49
McGuire, Rev. C. B. funeral
Main, William

64

368

Morgan, David

141

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Blind, public exhibition of pupils

221 349
Boudinot, Elias, report of committee on sale of
lands of

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Braddock, General, character of by B. Franklin
Bricks, fire proof made in Clearfield co.
Bridge, at Flat Rock, destroyed
Brigadier General Prevost, votes for
Bristol Collegiate Institution
Bucks co. bald eagle killed in

Hail storm.

31

Mr. Brock invents a lime.spreader.
C.
Camden and Amboy rail road, engine on"
dreadful accident.
and loss of life, on 319
explanation of, by
the Directors

Pennsylvania

253
313

Lewisburg Cross Cut, celebration
Pennsylvania, 37 10 143 160 220 240 256

265 285 316 S85 401

Tolls on, 63 96 141 240 256
316 410
385 401

ib.

256

416

240

157 159

Commissioners report
and Ohio, report of Ohio
commissioners

Report

Transportation, effects of, on prices
104 Carbondale, electrical phenomena
334 Carlisle, oldest citizen dies
280 Carrol, Charles, of C. Sergeant's, Eulogium
Cattle, disease among, near Holmesburg
fine at West Chester
Cave, De Laney's described
Cherry-tree, Indian bears second crop
Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, experiment with
a steamboat, on

128

and rail roads, comparative speculations
as to prices, &c.
Schuylkill
Union

240

157

159

160

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46 122

narrow escape from premature interment 80
224 Church, Baptist in Pensylvania
334
136
Christ steeple, size of balls
112

288 S20
368
128

44 172

St. Peter's, Philadelphia, sketch of his'y. 153
Protestant Episcopal Clergy, of
parochial reports
Free at Newtown, plan of
255 Clay, Hon. Henry, visits Philadelphia, and is rec'd,
and addressed by Councils
17 Clearfield co. iron ore in

155
ib.
166

16

351 357
143
ib.

fire proof bricks, made in
104
early winter
144 Cleveland, trade of

Coal, mine on fire, at Pottsville
at Blossburg

303
212
16
80
256

62 111
143

opened on Back mountain
discovered in Tioga eo.

mine accident at Mauch Chunk

and Ohio Canal meeting at Pittsburg
memorial to Congress
resolution of Legislature

265 365

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Lykens valley

Bituminous used for steam engines
quantity of, consumed by steam engines at
Pittsburg

boat 100 tons at Mauch Chunk
Trade, Lyon's oration on

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Commerce, vessels arrived and departed from
Philadelphia

Board of trade formed

meeting relating to western trade
inspections of flour at, Philadelphia
flour received, via. Schuylkill
cotton imported and exported from
Philadelphia
Conneaut Lake, fish die in
Convention, Turnpike, at Bedford
Reform at Harrisburg
address of
Canal at Warren, Ohio

Corn, Indian, large product per acre
Cotton imported and exported from Philadelphia
Councils, Select and Common, proceedings
69 113 185 213 249 263 279 295
Crawford co. remarkable wheat
Criminal business of Berks county

and pauperism of York county

143 256 416

255

Education, Jefferson College, Students in
Manual and Mental, at Dyott's ville
glass works
287 Eels, great numbers taken at Mifflintown
256
do.
at Wintermoot
ib. Electrical phenomena at Carbondale
Elections, ward

208

64

229

249
16

general

236 261
256

Southwark Commissioners
136 Elizabethtown & Sommerville rail road extension of 79
remarkable old woman at

144 166

111
122

167 Epidemics, effect of coal smoke on, at Pittsburg
253 Erie, and Mad river rail road

206 270
44

313 Erie Lake, connexion with, importance of
249
plans of routes
8 25 47

172

211

223

trade of, remarks on
334 356 Erie co. sewing silk, made in
224
111 366

246

352

statistics
Cumberland sufferers, amount collected for
D

Danville and Pottsville rail road, experiments on
272 288
Darlington, Judge's charge on horse racing
Debt,law to abolish imprisonment for, under $5 33
no debtor in prison at Pittsburg
De Lancey, Rev. J. H. correspondence with uni-
versity, on resigning as provost

meeting of owners of
wharves on
funds set apart for
memorial of owners of
wharves, plan for
report of committee, on
of Councils, on

142
Sermons at St.Peters, on becoming pastor 153
De Laney's Cave, described
Delaware co. storm in

22
127
116 192
477

and Hudson coal trade
Avenue, ordinance

E

Eagle, bald killed in Bucks co.
Easton, Getter executed at

365
64

Dickinson College, address of Trustees on course
of studies, &c.

Economy, settlement, Count Leon and Rapp

Education, Allegheny College

303

189
16

32

48 71
71

Inspected at Philadelphia
Franklin, Dr. notices of

opinion of Braddock
County, severe frosts in
and Susquehanna rail road meeting
116 273
Institute, quarterly report
216
premiums awarded
264 Freshets, in Schuylkill
Delaware

15

416

103

254
200
88

trial for firing cannon, 4th July
Town, weather at

Exchange at Philadelphia, celebration of placing

cap stone

Execution of Getter, at Easton
Expenditures of city of Philadelphia
F

Fayette county, Delaney's cave, described
College, corner stone laid

J. R. Ingersoll's address
Annual reports
Springs, described
Finances of the state

Fire Companies, funds distributed to
Fish die in Conneaut Lake
Flour, examination of wheat, supposed to have
deleterious effects

report of Trustees on
manual labor 273
Bristol Collegiate institution
91
Dickinson College, under the Methodists 32
address of Trustees
on the course of
studies
336
La Fayette College, corner stone laid
97
J. R. Ingersoll's address at ib
Annual report
190 197 320
Jefferson College, constitution of Alum-
ni association

286

Delaware river, freshets
survey of, asked for
Deposits, public, documents in relation to removal
from B. U. S. (see next vol.) 200 209 364
Depreciation of money, in 1781, exemplified by a
bill of that date
Dickinson College, officers elected under the
Methodists

Gas Lights, respecting

352

70 214 356 358
letter of Professor Hare, on
214
Geological, conjectures and notices
66
Germantown, prices of wood, compared with Phi-
ladelphia
336 Girard's Legacy, Treasurer, asks for a committee

32

416

of accounts

8

32 352
254
157 160

Dividends, declared
Drawback Goods, how to trans-ship on, Ohio
Dunnstown, riot at
Duponceau, P. S. discourse on early history of
Pennsylvania
Address before Law academy 266
Address before the Penn society 312
Dyottville Glass Works, described with plan of
education

Memorial of Hazal Thomas respecting
title to lot, on Fifth, near Chesnut st. ib.
Referees to settle aff.irs of, Bank, re-
solution

225

9

ib.
16 17
17
20

171

192

23

97

ib.
190 197 320
112
S47 $74 380
188
16

Superintendant of building Girard Col-
lege, time fixed for appointing,
College, corner stone laid

Biddle's address
building described

171

192

211

256

68

137

192

219

218
353.
14 31
15
Frosts, early
158 160 192 224
Funeral of Rev. C. B. McGuire, at Pittsburg, long
69
G

Abstract of Executors account, filed,
commissions, &c.

293
254

272

25

26
ib.

Treasurer's ac't of receipts and payments
Property received from Executors
Resolution to contest Excutors commis-
sions, and obtain a certified copy of

27

accounts

Documents respecting a statue, to be
made by N. Gevelot
27 47 48 214
order drawn to pay for poor wood
29
college, marble for, from Chester co. 31
truste s ask for $2500,
48 72
ordinance for Delaware avenue proposed 47
Jacob Souder chosen superintendent of
the college
47 48
letter from Jacob Alter respecting

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rules for the government of the, Board
of Commissioners

Messrs. Meredith and Price, resign as

Trustees of,
249 250
new Commissioners, of the, Trust, elect-
ed by Councils

250

250

Do. of building committee of the Col-
lege, elected
reference of a resolution for a draft by
Mayor, of $10,000, on Treasurer, for
city improvements on Schuylkill ib.
purchase of copies of will proposed 250 278
committee of Girard's will appointed
organization of new board of Commis.
sioners of the Trusts and their offi-
cers, agents and committees
report of the Treasurer of the trusts, to
Councils

250

263

Delaware Avenue, committee of Coun-
cils on, appointed

264

ib.

vault for body of S. Girard, to be made 278
Auditors of accounts elected
ordinance for appropriating $40,000,
for city improvements
John Steele, a trustee removes
petition of Mary Magee, whose husband
was killed at the, College

election of a Trustee of the, College in
place of J. Steel

$56 358
Treasurer asks for appropriation for ex-
penses on Girard lands

295
334

335

358

65

25

Gold Region, may be found in Pennsylvania
Grand Jury, presentment of

211

Green, Professor, examination of wheat bread,
having injurious effects
Greensburg, Convention at, on improvement of
the Monongahela river
Memorial to Congress
H

230
231

Indiana Co., sketches
Indians, history of

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Hail storms

Hare, Professor R., letter against gas lights
Harrisburg, meteorological tables
Reform convention at

meeting at, on navigating Susquehan-
na River with steamboats
Historical Society, Du Ponceau's address
Holmesburg, disease among cattle,
Hopkinson, Judge, charge in the case of Armstrong
vs. U. S. Commissions as navy agent 75
address before the Law Academy
Horse racing, charge of Judge Darlington on
Horticultural Society's exhibition
Huntingdon Co., sketches of
early frost in
I & J
of early settlement

289
188

144

41 124
158

126 127 128
214
45 46 172
144 166

213
225

125

184
39 141
at

Red Pole; inscription on his headstone
Pittsburg
biographical sketch of him
Indians, exploit of David Morgan
Ingersoll, Joseph R., oration at Fayette College
address to Henry Clay
Ingraham, Edward D., address before Law Academy 324
Insurance companies of Philadelphia, list of, capi-
tals, &c.

63
164
141
97
351

216

constitution
students in

233 July 4th, trial for firing cannon on the
L
235 La Fayette College, corner stone laid
annual reports
Ingersoll's address
Lancaster Co., tornado in
time of departure of martins from,
for ten years
minerals found in
Land titles, history of, from the first settlement of
the state, land officers, decisions, &c. 297 305 326
340 359

278

Imprisonment for debts under $5.33, law to abolish 16
Interment, premature, narrow escape from
Iron works, Franklin

80
68
88

manufactures of the state

cast, foundry at Mauch Chunk, quick work at 320
Jackson, President's reasons for removing deposites
from Bank U. S.
Jefferson College, alumni association of, formed,

201

[See also next volume.]
ib. Land offices, ancient practices and customs pre-
vious to 1765

97
190 197 320
97
32

of first purchasers or old rights

of quit rents

six per cent. allowance
townships

head lands

manors

regulations of settlement

proclamation concerning seating of

286

192

247

land by Wm. Penn

of surveys and surplus lands
Law cases and intelligence:

Shermer vs. Rusling et al. Judge Pettit's charge.

Trespass.

192
390

340
342

ib.

343

ib.

ib.

ib.

344

ib.

ib.

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references under act of 1705 Judge Pettit's

charge

bill relating to counties and townships
bill on weights and measures

Baldwin vs. Col. and Philad, Rail Road. Case
of trespass. Ellis Lewis's opinion
charge of Judge Darlington on horse racing
opinion of Chief Justice Gibson in the case of an
amicable suit between the city and legatees of
S. Girard respecting the intestate real estate
ordinance providing for the regulation of time
keepers
ordinance relative to management of Will's Hos-
pital

193

214

220

discussion of the eligibility of a deputy sheriff as
high sheriff

232

Legislature, list of members
Lehigh coal trade

Leslie, Charles R., appointed teacher of drawing
at West Point
arrives, correspondence with
artists
Lewis, Ellis, attorney general, opinion on great

dam

do., case of Baldwin and Columbia
and Philadelphia Rail Road
opinion on right to bring suits against
agents of the state

Lewisburg, cross cut canal, celebration
Libraries of Philadelphia, and number of volumes
Library of Foreign Literature, report
Lime spreader, a new invented
Lithotrity, performed by Dr. Rando'ph
Livermore, Alonzo, opinion as to French Creek

feeder

Manual Labor, system

171 190 273
16 Manufactory, decision respecting abuse of an ap
24 prentice in a

Marble, of Chester co.

Marietta, Roundtop Mountain described
Martins, annual departure from Lancaster co. 1824
to 1833

Mauch Chunk, rail road accident
improvements
omnibus at

lo's for sale

new meeting house

various uses of the town house
boat of 100 tons

296
351
7

cast iron foundry, quick work at
Mechanics' and manufacturers' meeting at Wilkes-
barre, on excluding foreign articles
Union formed at Philadelphia
Memorial of college of physicians vs. ardent spirits
respecting Chesapeake and Ohio Canal 159
Mercer potatoe, how introduced
192
Meteorological observations 14 15 31 32 45 64 87 96
111 127 160 170 172 219 256 288 303 352
Methodist trial. Sherman vs. Rusling
1
open Dickinson College
32
Mifflintown, eels taken at
192
31

390

Militia, Brig. Gen. Prevost elected
Minerals found near Lancaster
Mineral spring near Columbia
Mineral spring, Fayette
Mint U. S, the new, described
coinage of

96
112

68

ib.

69

American gold coined at, 1824 to 1833
Mittimore, Ebenezer, invents new mode of lock-
ing wheels
Monongahela River, survey of

231

meeting for improving
memorial to congress on
W. Howard's estimate of cost 248
Morgan, David, Indian exploit of
141
Mountainous region of Pennsylvania described 83 103
N
Newtown, free church, rules of
Norristown, storm at
large mill at
Northampton co., sketch of
0

Loans, state, names of foreign stockholders
Logan, origin of the Indian name of
Longevity, instances of

Lunatic asylum, annual report, rules, &c.
Luzerne co, snakes fed by a child in
Lykens Valley, coal region described
M
Mad River and Lake Erie Rail Road

75

109

161

144

145

161

queries proposed by Prison Society

charge of Judge Addison to grand jury, 1794
trial for firing cannon on the 4th July, and opinion
of Judge Shippen

Ellis Lewis appointed Judge of Ninth Judicial
District

258

Geo. M. Dallas, attorney general
address of Supreme Court to Gen. Washington
in 1789
Academy, addresses before 266 289 322 337
Report on a new system of police for Philadel'a 280
opinion of attorney general on the right to bring

suits against agents of the state for wages, &c. 285
Burr vs. Danville Bridge Co. Damages for use
of patent

288

297

history of the land titles of Pennsylvania from its
first settlement
[See next vol.]
land offices and decisions
305 326 340 359
opinion of J. R. Ingersoll and Geo, M. Wharton
on illegal commitments by justices; and their
powers

334

criminal statistics of York co. from 1828 to 1833 366
-convictions in Berks co. court

176

189

233
236

241

247

256

ib.

379
270

143

224

304

108

176

264
313
87
346
287
88

220
41 88
416

48 111

236

143

57

160

Oats, remarkable
Ohio and Pennsylvania Canal, union of, report to
368

365

Warren Convention
Oration, J. M. Scott's 4th July, 91. Law Academy 337
J. R. Ingersoll's, at Easton
97

John Sergeant, on death of Charles Carroll 177
Orr, Robert, Judge, death and biography of

207

P
Pascalis, Dr. F. A., Biography
Paxton Boys,interesting description of scenes in

270

Philadelphia
Penitentiary, Western, report
Penn Wm justification of

192
143
192 288

144

31

13

celebration of landing, address by P.
S. Duponceau

192

217

288
ib.
320
ib.

240

142

230

Huntingdon co. described
justification of Wm. Penn
Blairsville described
Susquehanna river described
proceedings of Reform Convention
at Harrisburg
Episcopal church in, list of cler-
gy, &c.

resolution of Legislature respecting
Chesapeake and Ohio canal

166
64

192
165

123

9
242

113

312
344

proclamation of seating lands

letter from, to Friends in Penn'a, 1704 363
Pennsylvania, sketches of 37, 41, 55, 65, 73, 83, 103
134, 138, 165
state loans, list of foreign stockhold-
ers and shares

41 58
40 124
113
124

138

144

155

160

Pennsylvania, report on Revised Code 129 145 161 Philadelphia, amount of collections for Cumber-

165

land sufferers
mint described

Northampton, sketches of part of
Indiana co. sketches of first settle-
ment of

Mercer potatoe, when introduced
coal trade

Duponceau's address on the early
history of

fices previous to 1765
Governor Wolf's message
revenue of the state
treasurer's report on finance
Penn'a Canal, tolls on

Ellis Lewis appointed judge
G M. Dallas attorney general
legislature, list of members
new county from Bucks, Chester
and Lancaster, proposed
history of the land titles and of
fices. &c. from the first settlement
of the country 297 305 326 340 359
practice and customs of the land of

Susquehanna dam, attorney gene-
ral's opinion respecting
tobacco from Kentucky passes
opinion of Alonzo Livinmore as to
French creek feeder

memorial of Hazal Thomas respect-
ing lot on 5th street, held as Gi-
rards

184

192

224

375

380

63 96 141 143 240 256

225

256

ib.

270

303

resolution respecting argand lamps
ordinance for Delaware Avenue,

proposed
F. Graff allowed $4,000
Omnibuses

341

368

price of carriage reduced by
comparison of prices, &c. now and
formerly

and Ohio, report of commissioners
to legislature of Ohio

opinion of Ellis Lewis on right to
bring suits against agents of the
state, for wages, &c.
tolls, tonnage, passengers, &c. at
Pittsburg

285

316
commissioners' report
385 401
tables shewing the quantities of each
article, and passsengers and toll
on the
Pettit, Judge, charge, case of trespass
do.
of references
Philadelphia, Proceedings of Councils 8 25 47 69
113 185 213 249 263 279 295 334 356
memorial on Rittenhouse square
report of watering committee on

407
1

379

8

iron pipes to be contracted for
and laid

108

160

220

240

256

265

city police, respecting
western market

resolution of committee appointed
to receive President U. S. 9, report
Paxton Boys in, interesting letter
anti-tobacco meeting, proceedings of

aurora borealis at

memori of John Elliot, sewer
Kensington district, application re-
specting supply of water
memorial, respecting, regulator
report on application of F. Graff
do.
of T. Mitchell
ordinance to regulate Del 6th st.
application of Thos. Haven to build
wharf on Schuylkill for the use of
it, and report and resolution
report of purchase of wood by the
city, for the poor
sales of real estate
meteorological observations 32 87 160 170

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30 208

219 352 288

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27

27
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28 47
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ib.

28

report on argand lamps
do and resolution granting a
piece of land to Penn T. and N.
L. rail road Co.

agrecement

spring in a cellar of E. Stout
memorial to extend rail road down
market street

remonstrance against market house
libraries of, and No. of vols.
improv ments in
dimensions of bells and wane on
Crist church steeple

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elections, ward
do general
imports and exports of cotton
names of watering committee
John Swift, re-elected Mayor
account of the reception of General
Washington at, in 1789, decora-
tion of Gray's garden, addresses
of public bodies
Board of Trade formed
arrivals, clearances and tonnage
inspections of flour and meal
quantity of flour by Schuylkill river
election of commissioners of Southw.
addresses of the mayor, &c. and

112

corner stone of commissioners' hall
Moyamensing, laid
mail between Philadelphia and
Pittsburg, in 1788

Board of Health complain of Logan
square, &c. as nuisance
petition of Samuel Guss respecting
a lot entered by West Philadel
phia canal Co.

116
Saving institution, report of
126
arrivals of vessels at
143 256
St. Peter's church, historical sketch
of
153
number of vessels from, with car-
goes of coal
189 158
petition to extend rail road into
Market street

186

186

report of committee to visit lands of
E. Boudinot, 186, propose sale
Old Engine house at Fair Mount to
be altered for a place of public
meeting
report of committee of improve-
ments on Schuylkill
ordinance for government of Wills'
Hospital, reported
persons to be appointed to examine
and report on the condition of
Fair Mount dam, and measure
quantity of water flowing over
it

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sales of real estate in
ordinance respecting time keepers,
list of observatory committee"
letter from Professor Hare against
gas lights
Indigent Widows' Society, applies
for relief for alterations in Cherry
street, 215, report on
public dog-house complained of
47 48 71
Delaware Avenue, respecting
116 216 264 278
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