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One of the Middle Colonies, Pennsylvania was a Proprietary colony In 1763, Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon, two young British astronomers commissioned to establish a borderline between Maryland and Pennsylvania, worked for more than four years to settle a century-old boundary dispute between the Calverts of Maryland and the Penns of Pennsylvania by establishing the Mason-Dixon Line. Among them are building roads and highways, canals, airports, and port facilities. It’s an uplifting article, but too narrowly-focused.

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Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers; Reprint edition (January 21, 2013)

ISBN: 0742570347

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