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Schuylkill River

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This picture shows the Schuylkill River. It travels through the city of Philadelphia.

The Schuylkill River is a river in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States. It is 135 miles (217 km) long.[1] It used to be called "Tool-pay Hanna" by the Lenape.[2]


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  1. U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map Archived 2017-08-23 at the Wayback Machine, accessed April 1, 2011
  2. Pennypacker, Samuel Whitaker (1872). Annals of Phoenixville and Its Vicinity: From the Settlement to the Year 1871. Phoenixville, PA: Bavis & Pennypacker, printers. pp. 5.