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longing to this college. This number is annually increasing. It was

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Washington; these are endowed by donations from the legislature, and
by liberal contributions of individuals. -
The schools for young men and women in Bethlehem and Nazareth,
under the direction of the people called Moravians, have already been
mentioned, and are decidedly upon the best establishment of any schools
in America. Beides these, there are private schools in different parts of

the state ; and to promote the education of poor children, the state have

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At this time the number of inhabitants in the city were estimated at 1 1,000 whites, and 6oo blacks. The number of churches were then as follows,

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The following will give the reader an idea of the proportional numbers of the several religious denominations in Philadelphia.

An account of births and burials in the united churches of ChristChurch and St. Peter's in Philadelphia, from December 25, 1781, to December 25, 1782.

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