The Resource The storm gathering : the Penn family and the American Revolution, Lorett Treese

The storm gathering : the Penn family and the American Revolution, Lorett Treese

Label
The storm gathering : the Penn family and the American Revolution
Title
The storm gathering
Title remainder
the Penn family and the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Lorett Treese
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Treese, Lorett
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F152
LC item number
.T84 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Penn family
  • Penn family
  • Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania
  • USA
  • Penn (Familie)
  • Vorgeschichte
Label
The storm gathering : the Penn family and the American Revolution, Lorett Treese
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Keystone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. "Receive What Moneys Thou Canst Get In": The Penn Proprietorship -- 2. "Proprietary Affairs Suffer Much": The Penn Family in the Mid-Eighteenth Century -- 3. "To Kill Us All, and Burn the Town": The Paxton Boys -- 4. "Contentions and Squabbling": The Movement for Royal Government -- 5. "To Prevent a Stamp Duty Being Laid on America": Pennsylvania and the Stamp Act -- 6. "Greatest Confusion": The Personal Trials of John Penn -- 7. "Ungovernable Spirit of the Frontier": The Incident at Middle Creek -- 8. "The Storm Gathering": Pennsylvania and the Townshend Duties -- 9. "More Vexation and Uneasiness": The Connecticut Yankees in Pennsylvania, 1763-1773 -- 10. "A Fortune in the Clouds": The Dispute After the Death of Richard Penn Sr. -- 11. "So Glorious an Exertion of Public Virtue and Spirit": Opposing the Tea Act in Philadelphia -- 12. "Keeping Up the Flame": The Penns and Politics from 1774 to Lexington -- 13. "Surrounded with Many Vexations": The Penn Family and the Death of Thomas Penn -- 14. "A Difficult Card to Play": The Penns, Independence, and the Pennsylvania Constitution of 1776 -- 15. "Very Alarming to the Inhabitants of Those Parts": Pennsylvania's Border Problems from 1774 to 1776 -- 16. "Calm Spectator of the Civil War": Pennsylvania as a Commonwealth, John Penn as Private Citizen -- 17. "Unjustly Deprived of Their Property": The Divestment Act of 1779 -- 18. "Without Repining What Is Out of Our Power": The Penns in the Wake of the American Revolution -- Appendix A: Condensed Penn Family Tree and Interests in the Proprietorship -- Appendix B: Chronology
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 245 pages
Isbn
9780271008585
Lccn
92005573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25552444
  • (OCoLC)ocm25552444
Label
The storm gathering : the Penn family and the American Revolution, Lorett Treese
Publication
Note
"A Keystone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. "Receive What Moneys Thou Canst Get In": The Penn Proprietorship -- 2. "Proprietary Affairs Suffer Much": The Penn Family in the Mid-Eighteenth Century -- 3. "To Kill Us All, and Burn the Town": The Paxton Boys -- 4. "Contentions and Squabbling": The Movement for Royal Government -- 5. "To Prevent a Stamp Duty Being Laid on America": Pennsylvania and the Stamp Act -- 6. "Greatest Confusion": The Personal Trials of John Penn -- 7. "Ungovernable Spirit of the Frontier": The Incident at Middle Creek -- 8. "The Storm Gathering": Pennsylvania and the Townshend Duties -- 9. "More Vexation and Uneasiness": The Connecticut Yankees in Pennsylvania, 1763-1773 -- 10. "A Fortune in the Clouds": The Dispute After the Death of Richard Penn Sr. -- 11. "So Glorious an Exertion of Public Virtue and Spirit": Opposing the Tea Act in Philadelphia -- 12. "Keeping Up the Flame": The Penns and Politics from 1774 to Lexington -- 13. "Surrounded with Many Vexations": The Penn Family and the Death of Thomas Penn -- 14. "A Difficult Card to Play": The Penns, Independence, and the Pennsylvania Constitution of 1776 -- 15. "Very Alarming to the Inhabitants of Those Parts": Pennsylvania's Border Problems from 1774 to 1776 -- 16. "Calm Spectator of the Civil War": Pennsylvania as a Commonwealth, John Penn as Private Citizen -- 17. "Unjustly Deprived of Their Property": The Divestment Act of 1779 -- 18. "Without Repining What Is Out of Our Power": The Penns in the Wake of the American Revolution -- Appendix A: Condensed Penn Family Tree and Interests in the Proprietorship -- Appendix B: Chronology
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 245 pages
Isbn
9780271008585
Lccn
92005573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25552444
  • (OCoLC)ocm25552444

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