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Contents

• Occupational Folklife
• A Fine-Tooth Comb: Atlee Crouse Carries on a Family Tradition
• "Lime and Manure": Agricultural Practices Among the Pennsylvania Germans
• Alcoa, New Kensington: "It was More Than a Job - It was a Way of Life"
• Women's Work: Textile Manufacturing in the Lackawanna Valley
• Working the Seams: African American Professional Performers Moving Between White Public Culture and African American Private Culture

ISSN

0031-4498

Publication Date

Winter 1996

City

Collegeville, Pennsylvania

Publisher

Pennsylvania Folklife Society, Inc.

Keywords

Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, occupational folklife, work, folklore studies, George Korson, horn combs, comb making, Reinholds, G. Atlee Crouse, Crouse family, twinning machine, mechanization, cattle horns, agriculture, farming, land clearing, meadows, irrigation, drei Felder wirtschaft, gardens, orchards, agricultural lore, fences, aluminum industry, Alcoa, New Kensington, Pittsburgh, women workers, labor relations, unions, Lackawanna Valley, textiles, garment manufacturing industry, knitting mills, Scranton, Carbondale, Aaron Glassman, G & G Company, quilting, African Americans, performers, Philadelphia, Hill District, segregation, discrimination, numbers games, William Harris, Gus Greenlee, nightclubs, musicians, dancers, singers

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

EDITOR: Thomas E. Gallagher, Jr.

MANAGING EDITOR: Nancy K. Gaugler

EDITORIAL ADVISORS: Simon J. Bronner, Earl C. Haag, David J. Hufford, Terry G. Jordan, Susan Kalcik, Donald B. Kraybill, Hilda Adam Kring, Monica Mutzbauer, John W. Roberts, Evan Snyder, Kenneth Thigpen, Don Yoder

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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