William Penn's heroic deeds, on the European and American continents, are told in this portrait of the founding father of both the Quakers and the Pennsylvania colony. Based on C.E. Vulliamy's biography "William Penn."
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The earliest documented telecasts of this film occurred in New York City Thursday 5 February 1948 on WCBS (Channel 2) and in Los Angeles Sunday 25 April 1948 on KTLA (Channel 5). See more
In the film, William Penn says he will sign a treaty with the Algonquin Indians. Penn's Treaty was with the Lenape (sometimes called the "Delaware"). See more