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Pennsylvania History

A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies
  • Linda Ries, Editor

  • Quarterly Publication
  • ISSN 0031-4528
  • E-ISSN 2153-2109

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Pennsylvania History presents previously unpublished works that are of interest to scholars of the Middle Atlantic region. The journal also reviews books, exhibits, and other media that deal primarily with Pennsylvania history or that shed significant light on the state’s past. Pennsylvania History is the official journal of the Pennsylvania Historical Association, which advocates and advances knowledge about the history and culture of Pennsylvania and the mid-Atlantic region.

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Linda A. Ries, The Pennsylvania State Archives, Emeritus

Book Review Editor
Andrew Arnold, Kutztown University

Editorial Board


Barbara Gannon, University of Central Florida
John Hepp, Wilkes College
Mark Thompson, University of Groningen
Andrew Tremel, Independent Scholar
David Witwer, The Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg

Steve Burg, Shippensburg University
Douglas MacGregor, SCI Western Pennsylvania
Linda Shopes, Independent Scholar
Edward Slavishak, Susquehanna University
Anne Verplanck, The Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg

William C. Kashatus, Independent Researcher
Paul Douglas Newman, University of Pittsburgh, Johnstown
Benjamin Scharff, Mercyhurst University
William John Shepherd, Catholic University of America
Diane Wenger, Wilkes University


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