Pennsylvania Governors (through Reconstruction)

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Suppressed the Whiskey Rebellion.
Father of the spoils system in Pennsylvania.
Limited banks to only issuing as much cash as they had deposited with the state.
Moved the capitol to Harrisburg.
Started selling off the State Works system of railroads and canals.
Chartered the Pennsylvania Railroad.
Opponents failed to impeach him over his work as state treasurer.
Established public education in PA.
Presided over the 'Buckshot War' in which his party tried to remain in power after losing the election.
HintGovernorTerm (Party)
Former Civil War general; improved mine safety after Avondale mine fire claimed 111 lives.
Abolished imprisonment for debt; quelled the Philadelphia Nativist Riots.
Former Civil War general; suppressed Great Railroad Strike in PA and proposed recognizing unions.
Defeated for re-election because he supported the federal Kansas-Nebraska Act.
Dedicated first state capitol building in Harrisburg.
Held the Loyal War Governors' Conference to solidify northern unity during the Civil War.
Refused to enforce the federal Fugitive Slave Act.
Re-elected with 98 percent of the vote; started the State Works system of railroads and canals in PA.

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