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William Penn Sponsors


William Penn (October 14, 1644 – July 30, 1718) was an English real estate entrepreneur, philosopher, and founder and "absolute proprietor" of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future U. S. State of Pennsylvania. He was an early champion of democracy and religious freedom, notable for his good relations and successful treaties with the Lenape Indians. Under his direction, the city of Philadelphia was planned and developed.

  • Ametek
  • Aqua America
  • CDI Corporation
  • Connelly Foundation
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Delaware County Council
  • Jayne & Walter Garrison
  • NBC 10
  • Pam & Larry Phelan
  • Senator Dominic Pileggi
  • Senator Ted Erickson
  • TD Bank
  • Universal Health Systems, Inc.

John Morton Sponsors


John Morton (1725 – April 1, 1777) was a farmer, surveyor, and jurist from the Province of Pennsylvania. As a delegate to the Continental Congress during the American Revolution, he provided the swing vote that allowed Pennsylvania to vote in favor of the United States Declaration of Independence. Morton signed the Declaration and chaired the committee that wrote the Articles of Confederation.

  • Alice & Walter Strine, Esq.
  • Bruce A. Irvine & Associates
  • DNB First Bank
  • Linda Houldin
  • Yoder & Armstrong Printing

Gov. Johan Printz Sponsors


Johan Printz (1592-1663) was Governor of New Sweden. He ruled the colony from Printzhof, most likely located on the grounds of the Corinthian Yacht Club in Tinicum Township

  • A.J. Jurich, Inc.
  • Agritainment, Inc./ Arasapha Farm
  • Allied Pixel
  • B & S Deli Market/Chester
  • Brynchester Condominiums
  • Chester Community Performing Arts Center
  • Clonmel Farms Stables at Ridley Creek Park
  • Cove Hill, Inc.
  • Delaware County Today Almanac
  • First Keystone Bank Fleetwood Industrial Products
  • International Scrap Iron & Metal Co
  • Interstate Auto Electric, Inc.
  • Karen Carlson
  • Lotus Florist
  • Mainline Today Magazine
  • Marple Township
  • Pennoni & Associates
  • Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Technology
  • PNC Bank
  • Rainer & Company
  • Rimmer & Jennings, LLC
  • Signs by Tomorrow
 
     
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