An illustration of William Penn's House.
William Penn's slate-roof House, Philadelphia.
William Penn's famous treaty with the Indians.
Penn's Treaty with the Native Americans under the Elm Tree at Shackamaxon
William Penn thinks it wrong to take off his hat to his father
An English entrepreneur who founded the Province of Pennsylvania in colonial America.
William Penn as a young man
(1644-1718) Founder of the Province of Pennsylvania
(1644-1718) "The founder of the state of Pennsylvania, and the most widely-known member of the Quakers."…
(1644-1718) William Penn was an English colonist and best known as founder of Pennsylvania.
William Penn (October 14, 1644 – July 30, 1718) was founder and "Absolute Proprietor" of the Province…
The chair of Quaker, William Penn.
William Penn landed at Philadelphia in 1682.
He befriended the local Indians, and ensured that they were paid fairly for their lands. They revered…
The costume of a Quaker
An illustration of the treaty between the Native Americans and William Penn.
Wampum received by Penn in commemoration of the Indian Treaty.
A wampum is a Native American belt made from shell beads. The wampum pictured was given to William Penn…