Ancient History Encyclopedia has a new name!

We are now World History Encyclopedia to better reflect the breadth of our non-profit organization's mission. Learn More

William Penn


Arienne King
by Brooklyn Museum
published on 18 November 2020
Send to Google Classroom:

A stained glass window depicting William Penn (1644–1718 CE), the founder of the Province of Pennsylvania. Made by J. and R. Lamb Studio c. 1905 CE.

Remove Ads


Cite This Work

APA Style

Museum, B. (2020, November 18). William Penn. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

Chicago Style

Museum, Brooklyn. "William Penn." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 18, 2020.

MLA Style

Museum, Brooklyn. "William Penn." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Nov 2020. Web. 16 Apr 2021.

Remove Ads


Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support World History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!