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Contents

• Immigration and Ethnicity in the Anthracite Region: The Peter Kowker Story
• Diamond Notching in America and Europe
• The Centennial of a First-Class Trip on Pennsylvania Canals: The Voyage of the Molly-Polly-Chunker
• Journey Home: Pennsylvania German Ethnicity in Wallace Stevens
• Quakers in the Lancaster Gaol, 1778

ISSN

0031-4498

Publication Date

Winter 1987

City

Collegeville, Pennsylvania

Publisher

Pennsylvania Folklife Society, Inc.

Keywords

Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, Peter Kowker, immigrants, coal mining, anthracite industry, Lithuanian Americans, Schuylkill County, Mahanoy Plane, Gilberton, Maizeville, organized labor, Kowker family, Lakeside Park, McCann School, architecture, carpentry, log buildings, corner timbering, diamond notching, canals, Louis Comfort Tiffany, mule-drawn barges, Louise Knox, Mauch Chunk, Wallace Stevens, genealogy, Theodore Dreiser, William Dean Howells, poetry, Lancaster County, Quakers, Meeting for Sufferings, imprisonment, Ursinus Pennsylvania German courses

Language

English

Disciplines

American Art and Architecture | American Material Culture | American Studies | Christian Denominations and Sects | Cultural History | Ethnic Studies | Fiber, Textile, and Weaving Arts | Folklore | Genealogy | German Language and Literature | Historic Preservation and Conservation | History of Religion | Linguistics | Social and Cultural Anthropology

Comments

MANAGING EDITOR: Nancy K. Gaugler

EDITORIAL COMMITTEE: Thomas E. Gallagher, Jr., Richard P. Richter, Evan S. Snyder

EDITORIAL ADVISORS: Mac E. Barrick, Monroe H. Fabian, Albert T. Gamon, Mrs. Arthur D. Graeff, Terry G. Jordan, Hilda Adam Kring, Alfred Hans Kuby, Monica Pieper, Antje Sommer, Paul R. Wieand, Don Yoder

FOLK FESTIVAL DIRECTOR: Mark R. Eaby, Jr.

FOLK FESTIVAL PUBLIC RELATIONS: Peg Zecher, Gail M. Hartmann

SUBSCRIPTIONS: Nancy K. Gaugler

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This publication is in copyright: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ It may be used for educational purposes only.

 
 

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