A sample of people admitted into the Philadelphia ALMSHOUSE 1796-1803. This contains a this is a sample from the Index, including last names that started A through G (as well as a handful of people indicated by race).
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This data was created from and Index of Admissions to the Philadelphia Almshouse. The original record is in Philadelphia City Archives. We used a microfilm of that record to create the dataset.
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Smith, Billy G., "Almshouse Admissions Philadelhia 1796-1803," - . 42. Philadelphia, PA: McNeil Center for Early American Studies [distributor], 2020. https://repository.upenn.edu
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Date Posted: 04 March 2020