Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898



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Collegeville: E. S. Moser

Place of Publication

Collegeville, Pennsylvania


newspaper, Trappe, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Freeland


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Published every Thursday.

This issue contains an article by G.S. Nichols of Oaks, Pennsylvania, entitled “Reminiscences of the Rebellion.” It also prints the decree of incorporation for the Borough of Collegeville and notes the schedule of commencement exercises for Ursinus College. A report of the strawberry and ice cream festival of the Collegeville Fire Company notes the participation of Miss Minerva Weinberger and other local young women.

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Collegeville, Montgomery, Pennsylvania




Historical Society of Trappe, Collegeville, and Perkiomen Valley



Providence Independent, V. 22, Thursday, June 11, 1896, [Whole Number: 1094]



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