William Penn buys land from Indians

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Historical Context Note

In 1683, William Penn signed a treaty with the Delaware Indians and made payment for Pennsylvania lands.
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Editors. "William Penn buys land from Indians". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=11113, accessed 07 July 2015.]

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