Japan and Philadelphia
Philadelphia and Japan have had a special friendship for 150 years.
The Pennamite Wars
The Connecticut farmers believed the King's last word overturned all earlier ones, else why be a king? William Penn's revolutionary idea was that of private property -- the first sale created a new owner, whose new word erased any earlier ones. When you acquire a new continent from aborigines, that's a congenial viewpoint.
We need to photograph and then write a blog of the Japanese pavilion in Fairmont Park.
876: Germantown and French and Indian War: extract the last paragraph, perhaps bridge and context it, rename as new blog for this Topic only.
848:Making Money (5): extract anecdote
840: Paying Bills electronically: extract anecdote