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• "An Uncommon Woman" in the Age of the Common Man: The Life and Times of Sarah Righter Major
• Maintaining Mennonite Identity: The Old Order Church in Pennsylvania and Virginia
• The End of an Era: The Last One-Room Public Schools in Lebanon County
• Pennsylvania Extended in the Cherokee Country: A Study of Log Architecture



Publication Date

Winter 1997


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Folklife Society, Inc.


Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, Sarah Righter Major, German Baptist Brethren, preachers, Fugitive Slave Act, Germantown, Francis Daniel Pastorius, Peter Keyser Jr., Harriet Livermore, Thomas Major, Underground Railroad, slavery, theology, Old Order Mennonites, Anabaptists, Lancaster Conference, Virginia Conference, Sunday school, Isaac Eby, Lewis J. Heatwole, John Dan Wenger, Lebanon County, one-room schools, Annville, teachers, architecture, log buildings, Oklahoma, Ozark Plateau, Native Americans, Cherokees, single-pen log houses, double-pen log houses, barns, outbuildings, corner timbering, carpentry, V-notch, saddle notching




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: 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

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This publication is in copyright: It may be used for educational purposes only.

Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 46, No. 2



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