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• The Far-From-Lonely Heart
• Almanac Album
• Some Moravian Paintings in London
• Snakelore in Pennsylvania German Folk Medicine
• The Blacksmith and his Tools
• "Shouting, Jumping Evangelicals"
• The Old Goschenhoppen Lutheran Burial Register, 1752-1772
• Personalia from the "Amerikanischer Correspondent"
• Regionalism Among the Holmes County Amish
• The Pennsylvania German Churches and Sects (1878)
• Notes and Documents: A Curious People (1877) ; Pokes and Tuts (1964)
• Feather Beds and Chaff Bags: Folk-Cultural Questionnaire No. 6

Publication Date

Winter 1968


Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Folklife Society, Inc.


Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, heart shape, symbol, decoration, heart motif, Berks County heart, antiques, almanac, calendar, Moravians, Johann Valentin Haidt, painting, snakes, snakelore, folk medicine, snake bite cures, Bill Reagan, blacksmith, blacksmithing, tools, drawings, Azuba Jones, dressmaker, evangelist, autobiography, emigration, genealogy, burial register, cemeteries, Old Goschenhoppen Lutheran Church, Philadelphia, newspaper, advertisements, Holmes County, Ohio, Amish, Hinnadraus, Zukagrik, religious denominations, names, New Testament, Mennonites, folkspeech, beds, bedclothes, chaff bags




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. Don Yoder

EDITORIAL COMMITTEE: Dr. Earl F. Robacker, Dr. J. William Frey, Dr. Mac E. Barrick, Dr. John A. Hostetler, Dr. Maurice A. Mook, Dr. Phil Jack, LeRoy Gensler

EDITOR EMERITUS: Dr. Alfred L. Shoemaker

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

Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 17, No. 2



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