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Abbreviation Type Citation
Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 state agency reports Pennsylvania Department of Internal Affairs, Bureau of Municipal Affairs. Incorporation Dates for Pennsylvania Municipalities. [Harrisburg, Pa.], 1965.

Summarized Source Data

Type Summary
County Lehigh
Incorporated [Day] 12
Incorporated [Day] [Alternate 1]
Incorporated [Day] [Alternate 2]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [1st]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [Alternate 1, 1st]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [Alternate 1, 2nd]
Incorporated [Month] Mar.
Incorporated [Month] [Alternate 1]
Incorporated [Month] [Alternate 2]
Incorporated [Year] 1867
Incorporated [Year] [Alternate 1]
Incorporated [Year] [Alternate 2]
Name of City Allentown
Prior Status Settled about 1735. Laid out as a town in 1762 and called Northampton. Incorporated as the Borough of Northampton on Mar. 18, 1811. Name changed on April 16, 1833
Type/Class Third Class City

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Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New City Allentown City 1867 Creation yes Mar 15, 1867