October 6

William Faulkner’s “As I Lay Dying” published

October 6, 1930

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Thomas Edison shows first motion picture

October 6, 1889

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William Penn brings first group of German settlers to America

October 6, 1683

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  • William Penn's Peaceable Kingdom
    Lesson Plan / History & Social Studies
    William Penn's Peaceable Kingdom

    By juxtaposing the different promotional tracts of William Penn and David Pastorius, students will understand the ethnic diversity of Pennsylvania along with the “pull” factors of migration in the 17th century English colonies.