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● Antiques for Fancy and for Fun
● Dutch by the Ton
● Beasts in Dutchland
● Church Architecture in Lancaster County
● Tracking the Elusive Distelfink
● Renascence of History
● Dutch Cheeses
● The Zehn-uhr Schtick

Publication Date

Summer 1955


Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Dutch Folklore Center, Inc.




Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, toys, antiques, Yorkcraft, greeting cards, note paper, animals, architecture, churches, Lancaster County, distelfink, historical studies, cheese


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


Editor: Dr. Alfred L. Shoemaker

Assistant Editor: Dr. J. Wm. Frey

Antiques Editor: Dr. Earl F. Robacker

Crafts & Folk Art Editor: Olive G. Zehner

Food Editor: Edna Eby Heller

Design Editor: LeRoy Gensler

Photographer: Clifford Yeich

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