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• The Swiss Bank House in Pennsylvania
• Trance-Preaching in the United States
• The Sleeping Preachers: An Historical Study of the Role of Charisma in Amish Society
• A Central Chimney Continental Log House
• The German Journalist and the Dunker Love-Feast
• Christmas Customs: Folk-Cultural Questionnaire No. 10

Publication Date

Winter 1969


Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Folklife Society, Inc.


Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, bank houses, Swiss bank house, architecture, Swiss Weinbauern house, bank barn, trance preaching, Amish, Sleeping Preacher Movement, Noah Troyer, John D. Kauffman, charisma, Max Weber, prophecy, prophet, log house, chimney, Continental, Julius Hermann Moritz Busch, travel narrative, Dunkers, Brethren, Ephrata, Christmas




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. Alta Schrock, 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. 18, No. 2



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