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• "Tramp Work": Penknife Plus Cigar Boxes
• Tramps of My Youth
• The German Broadside Songs of Pennsylvania
• The Rise of Interest in Folk Art
• Dutch Treats for Breakfast
• The Amish, Citizens of Heaven and America
• Collectanea
• My Great-Grandmother
• Old Sweitzer's Ghost
• Pastimes of My Youth
• Battalion Day
• Seven Days Make One Week

Publication Date

Spring 1959


Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania Folklife Society, Inc.


Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, springhouse, tramp art, tramp work, tramps, German broadsides, broadside songs, broadside poetry, spirituals, folk art, folk art movement, food, cooking, cookery, recipes, breakfast, corn meal mush, funnel cakes, plowlines, Streivlin, Amish, Plain and Fancy, folklore, folk culture, dry house, bake oven cushion, wedding customs, bake oven, urinary incontinence cure, bed-wetting, folk medicine, clothespins, uropygial gland, Pope's Nose, thimble lore, Jeremiah W. Andreas, local legends, Schuylkill Haven, Whitmonday, housework, ghost




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

Rights Statement

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

Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 10, No. 1



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