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Contents

• Battalion Day: Militia Exercise and Frolic in Pennsylvania Before the Civil War
• Folklore in the Library: Cherished Memories of Old Lancaster
• Widows' Wills for Philadelphia County, 1750-1784: A Study of Pennsylvania German Folklife
• Forest County Lore
• The "Big Valley" Amish of Central Pennsylvania: A Community of Cultural Contrasts
• Maurice A. Mook (1904-1973): An Appreciation
• Collectanea: Ore-Mining and Basket-Making in Maxatawny ; The Sharadin Tannery at Kutztown ; Occult Lore Recorded in Cumberland County
• German Immigrants in America as Presented in Travel Accounts
• The Pie and Related Forms in Pennsylvania Cuisine: Folk-Cultural Questionnaire No. 46

Publication Date

Winter 1977

City

Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Publisher

Pennsylvania Folklife Society, Inc.

Keywords

Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, Battalion Day, militias, volunteer troops, militia system, military training, William Riddle, Lancaster, folktales, superstitions, folk medicine, remedies, wills, inventories, Philadelphia County, property, religion, education, slaves, widows, Forest County, Amish, House Amish, Church Amish, Maurice A. Mook, reminiscences, basket making, mining, tanning, tanneries, Francis Sharadin, Cumberland County, witchcraft, powwowing, travel accounts, immigrants, Germans, pie, Kuchen

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: Dr. Don Yoder

ASSISTANT EDITOR: Dr. William Parsons

EDITORIAL COMMITTEE: Dr. Mac E. Barrick, Dr. Henry Glassie, Dr. John A. Hostetler, Dr. David J. Hufford, Dr. Phil Jack, Dr. Hilda A. Kring, Dr. Earl F. Robacker, Dr. Alta Schrock

FOLK FESTIVAL DIRECTOR: Mark R. Eaby, Jr.

FOLK FESTIVAL PUBLIC RELATIONS: Peg Zecher

SUBSCRIPTIONS: Doris E. Stief

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