A report on Washington County, Pennsylvania

The Washington County Courthouse during the winter
The F. Julius LeMoyne House serves as the headquarters of the Washington County Historical Society.
Map of Washington County, Pennsylvania School Districts
Citizens Library in Washington, PA
Map of Washington County, Pennsylvania with municipal labels showing cities and boroughs (red), townships (white), and Census-designated places (blue).

County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

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The Washington County Courthouse during the winter

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Washington, Pennsylvania

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City Hall in Washington
The George Washington Hotel, South Main Street
The Washington County Courthouse in downtown Washington.
"Old Main" is the most recognizable building on the W&J Campus.

Washington is a city in and the county seat of Washington County, Pennsylvania.

California, Pennsylvania

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Near the university (which begins at the brick building in the background on the left), many large early-Twentieth Century houses have been converted into student apartments.
A converted train station serves as the California Public Library.

California is a borough on the Monongahela River in Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States, and part of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area since 1950.

Map of Fayette County, Pennsylvania School Districts

Fayette County, Pennsylvania

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County of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

County of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

Map of Fayette County, Pennsylvania School Districts
Map of Fayette County, Pennsylvania with Municipal Labels showing Cities and Boroughs (red), Townships (white), and Census-designated places (blue).

Washington County (northwest)

Canonsburg, Pennsylvania

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A view from Pike Street in the Canonsburg Fourth of July parade.
Black Horse Tavern
John McMillan's Log School, built in the 1780s, located on East College Street beside Canonsburg Middle School.
Roberts House, built between 1802 and 1808, at 225 North Central Avenue.
Canonsburg Armory, built in 1938, at West College Street and North Central Avenue.
Sarris Candies Inc. store located at 511 Adams Avenue.

Canonsburg is a borough in Washington County, Pennsylvania, 18 mi southwest of Pittsburgh.

Smith Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania

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Smith Township is a township in Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States.

Map of Greene County, Pennsylvania School Districts

Greene County, Pennsylvania

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County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

Map of Greene County, Pennsylvania School Districts
Map of Greene County, Pennsylvania with Municipal Labels showing Boroughs (red), Townships (white), and Census-designated places (blue).

Greene County was created on February 9, 1796, from part of Washington County and named for General Nathanael Greene.

1680 British map of western Pennsylvania and Allegheny County from the Darlington Collection

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

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Located in the southwest of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

Located in the southwest of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

1680 British map of western Pennsylvania and Allegheny County from the Darlington Collection
The Allegheny County Courthouse
County Medical Examiner office
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Employment by occupation in Allegheny County
Map of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Public School Districts
Map of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, with municipal labels showing cities and boroughs (red), Townships (white), and census-designated places (blue)

From 1781 until 1788, much of what Virginia had claimed as part of Yohogania County was administered as a part of the newly created Washington County, Pennsylvania.

George Washington reviews the troops near Fort Cumberland, Maryland, before their march to suppress the Whiskey Rebellion in western Pennsylvania.

Whiskey Rebellion

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Violent tax protest in the United States beginning in 1791 and ending in 1794 during the presidency of George Washington.

Violent tax protest in the United States beginning in 1791 and ending in 1794 during the presidency of George Washington.

George Washington reviews the troops near Fort Cumberland, Maryland, before their march to suppress the Whiskey Rebellion in western Pennsylvania.
Alexander Hamilton in a 1792 portrait by John Trumbull
"Famous Whiskey Insurrection in Pennsylvania", an 1880 illustration of a tarred and feathered tax collector being made to ride the rail
In his 1796 book, Congressman William Findley argued that Alexander Hamilton had deliberately provoked the Whiskey Rebellion.
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Photo of Albert Gallatin, who spoke publicly to rebel groups about the need for moderation
The James Miller House on the Oliver Miller Homestead located in South Park Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. In 1794, the first fired gunshots of the Whiskey Rebellion occurred on the property when revenue officers served a writ on William Miller. Shots were fired but the officers were not injured. Later, William was pardoned.
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Opposition to the tax was particularly prevalent in four southwestern counties: Allegheny, Fayette, Washington, and Westmoreland.

North Strabane Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania

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North Strabane Township is a township in Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States.

Cecil Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania

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Cecil Township is a township in Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States.