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• Barracks
• The Courtship and Wedding Practices of the Old Order Amish
• Rufus A. Grider
• Knife, Fork and Spoon: A Collector's Problem
• Quaker Meeting-Houses
• The Bannister-back Chair
• Pies in Dutchland
• Amusements in Rural Homes Around the Big and Little Mahoning Creeks, 1870-1912
• About the Authors
• Buckskin or Sackcloth? A Glance at the Clothing Once Worn by the Schwenkfelders in Pennsylvania

Publication Date

Spring 1958


Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Dutch Folklore Center, Inc.


Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, barracks, Dutch Barn, courtship, wedding customs, Amish, Rufus A. Grider, Moravian Church, Bethlehem, art, cooking implements, knives, forks, spoons, boxes, antiques, Quaker, meeting-house, furniture, chair, bannister-back, cookery, recipes, lemon strip pie, Amish vanilla pie, apple crumb pie, boiled pot pie, shoo-fly pie, milk pie, family life, riddles, games, amusements, pastimes, holidays, Belsnickel, family reunion, clothing, costume, Schwenkfelder




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

Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 9, No. 2



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