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The state of Pennsylvania is located in the Northeast of the United States and is part of the Greater Northeast Region. It has a portion of shore on Lake Erie, the second smallest of the Great Lakes. The state capital is Harrisburg. Harrisburg has around 49,000 residents. The largest city in the state of Pennsylvania is Philadelphia. Philadelphia has a population of 1.6 million, making it the second largest city on the east coast of the United States after New York City in the state of New York. As a member of the Thirteen Colonies, Pennsylvania is one of the oldest states in the United States. Pennsylvania is known for Groundhog Day, the so-called Groundhog Day. Groundhog Day is held on February 2nd each year to forecast the weather for the rest of the winter. Groundhog Day became known through the film Groundhog Day (Original: Groundhog Day ) from 1993. The highest mountain in the state of Pennsylvania is the 979 meter high Mount
Davis in the Allegheny Mountains, a sub-mountain of the Appalachian Mountains. Check Ask4Beauty for more information about the state of Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Introduction Philadelphia, city in the United States of America, in the state of Pennsylvania, at the mouth of the Schuylkill in the Delaware, with 1.5 million inhabitants. (agglom.: approx. 5.9 million inhabitants). See allcitypopulation for latest population of Philadelphia. Philadelphia is one of the largest five cities in the country by population and is a major industrial,… Read More »

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Introduction Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania city at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela to the Ohio, with 370,000 inhabitants. (agglom.: approx. 2.2 million inhabitants) See allcitypopulation for latest population of Pittsburgh. Functions Pittsburgh, the second largest city in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia, has historically been an important industrial city (petroleum industry since 1859; steel industry since 1875). In addition,… Read More »

The Climate of Pennsylvania

According to Abbreviation Finder, Pennsylvania (PA) is a state in the northeastern United States. It borders Lake Erie to the northwest, which forms the natural border with Canada. To the east, the Delaware River forms the natural boundary between Pennsylvania and the states of New York and New Jersey. Much of the Pennsylvania landscape is… Read More »

Pennsylvania History Timeline

Pennsylvania History This beautiful ancestral homeland of the Delaware, Iroquois, Shawanee and Susquehannock Indians changed irrevocably in the early 17th century. Although initially claimed by the British as part of the Virginia Colony , the Dutch and Swedes established small trading posts along the Delaware River and both clashed for control. The Swedes built the… Read More »