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• Half-Timbering in American Architecture
• The Strouse Dance
• Schuylkill Boatmen and Their Ways
• Some Early Phases of the Philadelphia Mummers' Parade
• Fantasticals
• Joseph Henry Dubbs as a Folklorist
• About the Authors
• Horse Companies in Montgomery County
• Books Not for Burning

Publication Date

Winter 1958


Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Dutch Folklore Center, Inc.


Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, architecture, half-timber construction, dancing, Strouse Dance, canal boats, boatmen, Schuylkill Haven, Schuylkill Canal, folklore, Philadelphia, Mummers, mummery, Mummers' Parade, New Year's Day, Belsnickel, Shooters, Fantasticals, fantastics, Joseph Henry Dubbs, Speck-Hansel, Zitter-Bevely, horse, Horse Company, horse thieves, fraktur, books, collecting, Long-Lost Friend




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



Managing: Dr. Alfred L. Shoemaker

Associate: Dr. Don Yoder


Antiques: Dr. Earl F. Robacker

Art: Frances Lichten


XVIII Century: Henry J. Kauffman

Contemporary: Olive G. Zehner

Design: LeRoy Gensler

Folklore: Rev. Thomas R. Brendle

Food: Edna Eby Heller

Genealogy: Frederick Weiser

History: Dr. Arthur D. Graeff

Literature: Walter E. Boyer

Music: Dr. J. William Frey

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