The first baseball stadium in the state was built in Pittsburgh in 1909.
Hershey, Pennsylvania is where the Hershey chocolate factory creates a wide variety of candy bars. This city is considered to be the “Chocolate Capital” of the United States.
During the “Great Depression” people that were looking to see shows at The Star Theater in Mercerburg, Pennsylvania were required to pay for entry into the theater with canned food. This food was given to the local soup kitchen.
The American flag was made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by Betsy Ross.
Indiana, Pennsylvania is the birth place of famous classic actor Jimmy Stewart. The town still honors this actor by decorating the entire town in the style of “It’s A Wonderful Life” each and every Christmas.
The longest stone arch bridge in the world is called the Rockville Bridge and is located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
The city of Hazelton has a law in place that makes it illegal for any person lecturing students to sip on a carbonated beverage while doing so.
The first computer in the world was established in 1946 in Philadelphia.
In 1776 in Philadelphia the Declaration of Independence was signed.
The first piano built in the United States was created in 1775 by Johann Behrent in Pennsylvania in the city of Philadelphia.
is the fifth largest city in the United States, and the largest in the state of Philadelphia.
is a city located in South Central Pennsylvania.
Is a US city in the state in Pennsylvania.
Was the 15th president of the United States (1857–1861).
was an American theoretical physicist who contributed innovative and unorthodox ideas to quantum theory, philosophy of mind, and neuropsychology
was an American film and television actor
Is a state located in the southeastern part of the United States.
Is the 26th largest state in the United States and is located in the northeast region.
is the third largest city in the United States by population, and the eighth most economically important city in the world.
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Is a state located in the northeast part of the United States.
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