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1 - Elizabeth Graeme Fergusson, "Letter from Anthony Wayne", 14 September 1777, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Unpublished Material Case 14, Box 16, Philadelphia, PA (Gentile p4)

2 - Gentile, Nancy Jacquelyn The Penrose Family at Graeme Park 1801-1920 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania ©1984 ISBN 0-89271-031-4 (Available at Graeme Park Visitor Center)

3 - Ousterhout,Anne M. The Most Learned Woman in America: A Life of Elizabeth Graeme Fergusson , Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (November 24, 2003), ISBN-10: 0271023112, ISBN-13: 978-0271023113 (Available at Graeme Park Visitor Center) or through Amazon

4 - Gentile p6

5 - Penrose Strawbridge Homestead Title Search "Penrose Strawbridge House Report" - Margaret Choate

6 - "Penrose Coat of Arms" from website 4crests.com retrieved from http://www.4crests.com/penrose-coat-of-arms.html February 6, 2015

7 - Rev DK Turner, A Collection of Papers Read Before the Bucks County Historical Society, vol II (Reigelsville, PA; BF Fackenthal, Jr 1909) Page 446

8 - "Quakers and War" website retrieved from freepages.family.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mygermanfamilies/War.htm

9 - Jennie M Davis, "Penrose Family - Wirtten for First Reunion" August 29, 1914 , In possession of Mary Twining Jones Park, Horsham, PA

10 - "Horsham Friends Meeting Records" Swarthmore College Friends Historical Library DOUBLE CHECK THIS!

11 - Bulletin of the Historical Society of Montgomery County Vol XV! (Norristown, PA: Historical Society of Montgomery County, 1967-69)

12 - Historic American Buildings Survey - Graeme Park - National Park Service Department of the Interior Washington, D.C. 20240 - retrieved from http://lcweb2.loc.gov/master/pnp/habshaer/pa/pa0600/pa0625/data/pa0625data.pdf pdf

13 - En Shui Tai @ P.O. Box 736, Hong Kong, Letter to Margaret Strawbridge,>Sept. 21, 1949 - in collection of Pete and Margaret Choate

14 - Horsham Public Spirit June 9, 1949

15 - Biographical Sketches of Leading Citizens of Bucks County, PA (Buffalo, NY:Biographical Publishing Company, 1899P page 137; Bulletin of the Historical Society of Montgomery County Vol XVI (Norristown, PA: Historical Society of Montgomery County 1967-69)

16 - Theodore W Bean, ed., History of Montgomery County (Philadelphia, PA Everts & Peck, 1884)

17 - John F Watson, "Visit to Graeme Park" September 13, 1855,'Historical Society of Philadelphia, Am 3015, Philadelphia, PA

18 - Quaker Activism

19 - C. Stokes, "For the Herald - A Wedding at Graeme Park", June 18, 1857, Pennsylvania Historical Society, unpublished manuscripts, Philadelphia, PA

20 - Life at Early Westtown

21 - The Temperance Archive

22 - The Friends Temperance Union - The Beginning

23 - FAQ Portland Friends Meeting

24 - Inventory and Appraisement of the Estate of William Penrose, recorded December 23, 1863, Montgomery County Orphans Court 14.920, page 726

25 - Gordon, Abby The History of Horsham Monthly Meeting Horsham Monthly Meeting, Horsham, PA 2009

26 - The remains of a building fitting this description were found during an archaeological excavation in June 1984. As work was limited in scope, no further information is known at this time (2 p44)

27 - "Sir William Keith", The Doylestown Democrat, July 20, 1905, (Written by the Rev S.F. Hotchkin in 1885), Bucks County Historical Society, Spruance Library, Newspaper Clipping File

28 - Penrose Letters, 1881-1900, Graeme Park Collection

29 - Email Correspondence with Mary Brooks, archivist at the Westtown School, West Chester, PA

30 - "Public Sale of Personal Property" , February 25,1911, Page 4

31 - Evening Public Ledger., October 29, 1915, Final, Page 17 Philadelphia, PA (National Endowment for the Humanities, Chronicling America, Historic American Newspapers)

32 - Evening Public Ledger., November 24, 1919, Page 6, Philadelphia, PA retrievd from National Endowment for the Humanities, Chronicling America, Historic American Newspapers February 9, 2015 (pdf)

33 - Evening Public Ledger., January 26, 1920, Night Extra Financial, Page 20, Philadelphia, PA (National Endowment for the Humanities, Chronicling America, Historic American Newspapers)

34 - Evening Public Ledger.,February 02, 1920, Page 22 Col 7, Philadelphia, PA Retrieved from National Endowment for the Humanities, Chronicling America, Historic American Newspapers February 9, 2015 (pdf)

35 - Evening Star., November 09, 1907, Page 3, Image 27, Washington, DC (National Endowment for the Humanities, Chronicling America, Historic American Newspapers)

36 - Eberlein, Harold Donaldson and Lippincott, Horace Mather The Colonial Homes of Philadelphia and Its Neighborhood J. B. Lippincott Company, 1912 (Google Book)

37 - The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography Volume 17 - The Historical Society of Philadelphia 1893 Google Book

38 - The Historical Society of Montgomery County The History of a Horsham Homestead, 1300 Easton Road 1740-1967 privately printed by Ronald S. Mintz 1967 (HPHA Collection)

39 - Craven, Maury The History of Horsham - unpublished (HPHA Collection)

40 - Choate, Margaret "Penrose Strawbridge House - Historical Resource Survey" 2002 (HPHA Library)

41 - "Preservation Plan and Feasibility Study: Keith-Penrose-Strawbridge House" Westfield Architects & Preservation Consultants January 2002 (HPHA Library)

42 -Garvin, James L A Building History of Northern New England University Press of New England, 2001

43 -LENI-LENAPE INDIANS, Native Americans Of New Jersey <2014> Atlantic County, NJ ounty Government Website. Retrieved June 18, 2014 from http://www.aclink.org/HISTORY/mainpages/LENAPE.asp

44 -Native Americans <2014> Penn Treaty Museum Website. Retrieved June 18, 2014 from http://www.penntreatymuseum.org/americans.php

45 -Brief History of William Penn <2014> US History.Org web Site. Retrieved June 18, 2014 from http://www.ushistory.org/penn/bio.htm

46 -William Penn Biography <2014> Biography.com Web Site. Retrieved June 18, 2014 from Biography.com

47 -William Penn, America's First Great Champion for Liberty and Peace <2014> Quakerorg web Site. Retrieved June 18, 2014 from Quaker.org

48 -National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Kenderdine Mill Complex 12/10/1991 Retrieved June 18, 2014 from https://www.dot7.state.pa.us/ce_imagery/phmc_scans/H064454_01H.pdf

49 -Keith Valley Road Bridge <2012> BridgeHunter.com website. Retrieved June 18. 2014 from http://bridgehunter.com/pa/montgomery/467046108001180/

50 -Davis Grove Road Bridge <2012> BridgeHunter.com website Retrieved June 18, 2014 from http://bridgehunter.com/pa/montgomery/467046106001190/

51 -Pennsylvania Route 463 <21 February 2014> Wikipedia website. Retreived June 18, 2014 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pennsylvania_Route_463

52 -Pennsylvania Route 63 <20 May 2014 at 01:15> Wikipedia website. Retreived June 18, 2014 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pennsylvania_Route_63

53 -Fitzwatertown, Montgomery County MyOwnTimeMachine.com by Sabra Smith Retrieved June 19. 2014 from http://myowntimemachine.com/2009/06/24/fitzwatertown-montgomery-county/

54 -Historical Society of Upper Dublin Fort Washington and Upper Dublin Arcadia Publishing 2004

55 -Upper Moreland Historical Association UMHA website Retrieved July 29,2014 from
www.umha.com/PDFs/Walk_WillowGrove.pdf

56 -Rev.Samuel Fitch Hotchkin The York Road, Old and New Binder and Kelly, Philadelphia, PA 1892 Google Ebook

57 -Undiscovered Scotland Website - Sir William Keith, retrieved January 14, 2015 from http://www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/usbiography/k/williamkeith.html

58 -Friends of Graeme Park Website - Sir William Keith, retrieved January 14, 2015 from http://www.graemepark.org/_People/SirWilliam.html

59 -Graeme Park Commonplace Book - Anne Graeme: retrieved January 14,2015 from http://graemepark.blogspot.com/2012/05/rip-ann-diggs-graeme-may-29-1765.html

60 -Smith, Frank Kingston Legacy of Wings, The Harold Pitcairn Story Jason Aronson, Inc NY 1981

61 -"Old Philadelphia Families" The North American March 10, 1912 Philadelphia, PA retrieved January 18, 2015 from http://home.comcast.net/~dukeukem/OLDPHLFM.htm

62 -Colbert, Pamela "Historic Significance and Feasibility Study..." December, 1997 HPHA Collection

63 -19th-20th Century, Friends of Graeme Park website, retrieved January 18,2015 from http://www.graemepark.org/_People/19_20_Centuries.html

64 -Evening Public Ledger.,January 3, 1922, Page 9, Col 1 "Social Activities", Philadelphia, PA retrieved January 18, 2015 from National Endowment for the Humanities, Chronicling America, Historic American Newspapers pdf

65 -Davis, William H "History of Bucks County" website retrieved January 18, 2015 from pagenweb.org/~bucks/BIOS_DAVIS/marshallgeorgem.html

66 - Hunsinger, Jackie Strawbridge The Strawbridge Family in America Published privately 2014 - HPHA Collection

67 -"History of Opthmalogy" Penn Medicine, Dept of Othmalogy website retrieved January 20, 2015 from www.uphs.upenn.edu/ophthalmology/about/history.htm

68 -PENN BIOGRAPHIES George Strawbridge (1844-1914) retrieved January 20. 2015 from www.archives.upenn.edu/people/1800s/strawbridge_geo.html

69 - John Welsh (Diplomat) Wikipedia retrieved January 22, 2015 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Welsh_(diplomat)

70 - Wikitree - George Strawbridge Jr website retrieved January 20. 2015 from www.wikitree.com/wiki/Strawbridge-23

71 - Kyriakodis ,Harry "Logan Square, Lincoln & The Great Sanitary Fair of 1864" June, 2014 Hidden City Philadelphia website retrieved January 22, 2015 from http://hiddencityphila.org/2014/06/logan-square-president-lincoln-the-great-sanitary-fair-of-1864/

72 - Wikipedia "United States Sanitary Commission" website retrieved January 22, 2105 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Sanitary_Commission

73 - Library Company of Philadelphia "The Centennial Exhibition,Philadephia, PA" website retrieved January 22, 2015 from http://www.lcpimages.org/centennial/index.htm

74 - Dennis T. Lawson, "Centennial Exhibition of 1876" Historic Pennsylvania Leaflet No. 30 (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1969).retrieved January 22, 2015 from http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/things/4280/centennial_exhibition_of_1876/478192

75 - Eberlein, Harold Donaldson ,and Lippincott, Horace Mather The Colonial Homes of Philadelphia and Its Neighbourhood (Google eBook) https://books.google.com/books?id=RxsVAAAAYAAJ&dq=john+welsh+university+of+pa&source=gbs_navlinks_s

76 -The Asylum Project "Springbank on the Wissahickon" website retrieved January 22, 2015 from http://www.asylumprojects.org/index.php?title=Springbank_on_the_Wissahickon

77 -"Sanitarium on the Wissahickon" by Michael Gessner June 8, 2011 website retrieved January 22, 2015 from http://michaelgessner.com/2011/06/08/sanitarium-on-the-wissahickon/

78 -"Edgar Allan Poe: 1844 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania " Rare Book & Manuscript Library Image Collections - University of PA - website retrieved from http://www.library.upenn.edu/collections/rbm/photos/biswanger/poe-1844-philadelphia.html

79 -Dr Thomas Graeme Letter to Thomas Penn, 1755 - probably in Graeme Park Collection

80 -Sir William Keith Charles P. Keith and William Keith "The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography Vol. 12, No. 1 (Apr., 1888) , pp. 1-33" Published by: The Historical Society of Pennsylvania Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/20083246

81 -Letters to Welsh Strawbridge from Chicago Institute of Art regarding wood panels in Keith House - in HPHA collection - need reference or scan

82 -Letters to Welsh Strawbridge from Winterthur Museum regarding wood panels in Keith House - in HPHA collection - need reference or scan

83 -NationalSteepleChase.com website retreived from nationalsteeplechase.com/chasing/basics/ February 8,2015

84 -The Philadelphia Inquirer, Monday morning July 24,1905 "Auto Run to Horsham and Graeme Park" (pdf) retreived from Fulton-History.com February 9, 2015

85 - Evening Public Ledger Monday June 6, 1919 p21 Col 1 "Changes in Brokerage Houses" retrieved from National Endowment for the Humanities, Chronicling America, Historic American Newspapers February 9, 2015 (pdf)\

86 - Margaret Strawbridge Oral History - HPHA Collection

87 - Horsham1.com website - this website had some interesting anecdotes about life in Horsham. We reproduced much of this on our page Horsham Timeline but the website has not been available since at least June 2014 and we were not able to determine who created it. So, some of the information that we reference from this site has to be taken as anecdotal.

88 - New York Daily Tribune June 17, 1910, Page 8 Col 2 "Balloon Up 17,050 Feet", New York retreived from National Endowment for the Humanities, Chronicling America, Historic American Newspapers February 8, 2015

89 -Charles P. Keith and William Keith "Sir William Keith" The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 12, No. 1 (Apr., 1888) , pp.1-33 published by The Historical Society of Pennsylvania Stable URL www.jstor.org/stable/20083246

90 - Pennsylvania Gazette, September 9, 1772 "Obituary for Dr Thomas Graeme" retrieved from The Graeme Park Commonplace Book February 10,2015

91 - Horsham Society website, retrieved from http://www.horshamsociety.org/history.htm April 20,2015.

92 - Living Places: Kenderdine Mill retreived from http://www.livingplaces.com/PA/Montgomery_County/Horsham_Township/Kenderdine_Mill_Complex.html April, 2012

93 - Press Release Rep Todd Stephens via Facebook <4/28/2015> retrieved from https://www.facebook.com/RepToddStephens/posts/936123799743013?fref=nf 4/29/2015

94 - "Stephens Legislation to Honor Fallen Vietnam War Hero Heads to Governor" <10/20/2014> Pennsylvania House Republican Caucus Web Site - retrieved from http://www.pahousegop.com/NewsItem.aspx?NewsID=21808 4/29/2015

95 - Kenderdine Mill Complex - Wikipedia website. Retrieved April, 2012 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenderdine_Mill_Complex

96 - Horsham–Montgomery Bridge - Wikipedia website. Retrieved April 29, 2015 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horsham%E2%80%93Montgomery_Bridge

97 - "Stuff and Nonsense - Myths That Should by Now Be History" Colonial Williamsburg Journal website Winter 2008 retrieved from http://www.history.org/Foundation/journal/Winter08/stuff.cfm 5/10/2015

98 - "A Brief History of Lewis Allen: Of Fisher's Island and New London, Conn., and His Descendants from 1699 to 1954" Tuttle Publishing Company, 1954, the University of Wisconsin - Madison p94 google books

99 - Charles Harper Smith, The Settlement of Horsham Township (Trinity Press: Ambler, Pennsylvania, 1975),

100 - Dr James Hilty, Talamore at Oak Terrace unpublished 2005 - HPHA Library

101 - Boston Evening Transcript Thursday Dec 3, 1914, page 12, 2nd column google newspapers

102 - Furnesque website retrieved 2/5/2016 http://furnesque.tumblr.com/tagged/H.-Pratt-McKean

103 - Stotesbury Mansion, History website retrieved 2/5/2016 http://www.thestotesburymansion.com/history/

104 "Samuel Carpenter and His Descendants" retrieved 4/2/2016 https://archive.org/stream/samuelcarpenterh00carp/samuelcarpenterh00carp_djvu.txt

105 Celebrate Boston website retrieved 4/2/2016 http://www.celebrateboston.com/history/pa/early-english-governors.htm

106 Celebrate Boston - Governor William Keith Adminsitration website retrieved 4/2/2016 http://www.celebrateboston.com/history/pa/william-keith.htm

107 Penn Biographies - James Logan website retrieved 4/2/2016 http://www.archives.upenn.edu/people/1700s/logan_jas.html

108 Morris, Edmund S & Helen M, The Stamp Act Crisis: Prologue to Revolution UNC Press Books, 1953 Google Books retrieved 4/2/2016 https://books.google.com/books?id=shBl_rXtx78C

109 Franklin, Benjamin The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin Courier Corporation, 1868 Google Books retrieved 4/2/2016 https://books.google.com/books?id=D29W3OkXFq4C

110 Vietnam Veterans Memorial Web Site - William Henry Walls retrieved April 16, 2016 www.vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces/54310/WILLIAM-H-WALLS

111 Rep Thomas Murt Press Release 5/10/2011 retrieved April 16, 2016 www.repmurt.com/NewsItemPrint.aspx?NewsID=11371

112 Vietnam Veterans Memorial Web Page retrieved 4/16/2016 www.vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces/29650/JOSEPH-LANNON-JR

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