Nearby Germantown, PA, is home of the first permanent Mennonite settlement in the United States. Although not the first to settle in Pennsylvania, they were among the earliest. Pennsylvania history is deeply connected to the Mennonites and Amish. This area remains tied to the Anabaptist beliefs and way of life and those wishing to learn more about PA history will find intriguing resources at Masthof Press and Bookstore.
Pennsylvania history books provides a wonderful resource for learning more about the local area and its rich heritage.