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From: Barbara <>
Subject: Re: [PHILLY-ROOTS-L] Historic Rittenhousetown
Date: Tue, 7 Mar 2000 04:26:34 -0800 (PST)
I found this website it has some history of the
Wissahickon area. It has a paragraph about
Rittenhousetown. There are some photos of the area
--- Gloria Boyd <> wrote:
> Does anyone know what Historic Rittenhousetown is?
> I am told it is
> in the Germantown area. Is there an address or
> phone number?
> "Thus not only does democracy make every man forget
> his ancestors,
> but it hides his descendants and separates his
> contemporaries from him;
> it throws him back forever upon himself alone and
> threatens in the end
> to confine him entirely within the solitude of his
> own heart."
> - Alexis de
> Toqueville , 1805-1859,
> "Democracy in
> America," 1835
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