Title: Annals of Phoenixville and its vicinity : from the settlement to the year 1871, giving the origin and growth of the borough with information concerning the adjacent townships of Chester and Montgomery counties and the valley of the Schuylkill
Author: Pennypacker, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitaker), 1843-1916.
Publication Info: Philadelphia : Bavis & Pennypacker, Printers, 1872.
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Chapter IX. The Revolution (continued)
• ...paintings and other articles of vertu, with the single rather remarkable exception of a portrait of George Washington, which was left in its place upon the wall, were ruined. The cattle and sheep were ...
Chapter XVIII. Families and Individuals
• ...and who was the first to reside on the property at Mont Clare, was on terms of social intimacy with George Washington and was a member of the second United States Congress in 1791. He was then the onl ...