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Publication Date

Spring 1968


Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Folklife Society, Inc.


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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. 3



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