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Berks County, PA

Berks County, Pennsylvania, 1857

BERKS COUNTY, situated in the southeastern part of Pennsylvania. Area, 1820 square miles. Seat of justice, Reading. Pop. in 1840, 64,569; in 1850, 77,129. (Fanning's, 1853)


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