The Friendly Society, one of Philadelphia's first charitable organizations, was founded in what year?
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The On Lok House in Philadelphia's Chinatown provides low-income housing to elderly Chinese citizens. Who founded it?
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What Jewish fraternal organization was founded by Russian immigrants to promote the preservation of the Yiddish language and culture?
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The Rock Ford Plantation in Lancaster, Pennsylvania was once home to what Revolutionary War general?
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On April 12, 1861, Confederate forces fired on Fort Sumter, South Carolina, thus beginning the Civil War. How many soldiers were killed in this battle?
4/10/11Author: Cary Hutto
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