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• Dry Houses
• Harvest Home
• Golden Fields in the Golden Years
• Illuminators, Scribes and Printers
• John Drissel and His Boxes
• Tick-Tock Time in Old Pennsylvania
• About the Authors
• Present Day Food Habits of the Pennsylvania Dutch
• The Attitude of the Early Reformed Church Fathers Toward Worldly Amusements

Publication Date

Fall 1958


Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Dutch Folklore Center, Inc.


Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, dry house, Harvest Home, harvest festivals, church decoration, Thanksgiving, farming, harvesting, Free Library of Philadelphia, imprints, Borneman Collection, fraktur, Levi E. Yoder, Wilbur H. Oda, L.B. Kuhn, boxes, John Drissel, clocks, food, cooking, German Reformed Church, attitudes, drinking, dancing, circuses, fairs, theater, humbug, gaming, gambling




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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