66 Interesting Facts About Pennsylvania

Last updated on June 19th, 2020

References:

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pennsylvania
  2. https://www.history.com/topics/us-states/pennsylvania
  3. https://www.britannica.com/place/Pennsylvania-state
  4. http://www.theconstitutional.com/about-us/philadelphia-firsts
  5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liberty_Bell
  6. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Edison
  7. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Hershey_Company
  8. https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/35966
  9. https://www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Pennsylvania/Publications/Annual_Statistical_Bulletin/2011_2012/farm_number%20and%20land%20in.pdf
  10. http://beef2live.com/story-pennsylvania-ag-facts-0-105034
  11. https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/children-receive-first-polio-vaccine
  12. https://uncoveringpa.com/pennsylvania-facts
  13. http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/usaweb/snapshot/Pennsylvania.htm
  14. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thirteen_Colonies
  15. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Davis_(Pennsylvania)
  16. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vehicle_registration_plates_of_Pennsylvania
  17.  http://edition.cnn.com/HEALTH/9807/01/braincell.transplant/
  18. https://www.thedrum.com/news/2017/07/13/volvo-trucks-achieves-the-guinness-world-record-largest-object-unboxed-stunt
  19. https://www.usmint.gov/learn/history/overview
  20. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_by_Amish_population
  21. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_reactor_accidents_in_the_United_States
  22. https://www.usmint.gov/learn/kids/about-us/fun-facts/page/8
  23. http://www.coinnews.net/2019/01/30/u-s-mint-produces-13-1-billion-coins-for-circulation-in-2018/
  24. http://nowiknow.com/capital-for-a-day/
  25. https://uncoveringpa.com/covered-bridges-in-pennsylvania
  26. https://www.businessinsider.in/Emoticons-were-invented-33-years-ago-today-and-theyve-basically-saved-human-communication/articleshow/49027821.cms
  27. https://extension.psu.edu/pennsylvania-mushroom-farmers-lead-u-s-in-mushroom-production
  28. http://www.uphs.upenn.edu/paharc/features/creation.html
  29. https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/the-oldest-hospitals-in-the-united-states.html
  30. https://www.history.com/topics/19th-century/andrew-carnegie
  31. https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/3591