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Abraham R. Gruber, Christian Gruber, Pennsylvania Dutch dialect, Tilden Township, Berks County, covered wagons, witchcraft, Book of Moses, rhyme
A typed letter from H. Wayne Gruber addressed to Alfred L. Shoemaker, circa 1950. Within, Gruber provides some Pennsylvania Dutch beliefs from Berks County, Pennsylvania and stories of farmer Christian Gruber's ability to remove hexes from people.
H. Wayne Gruber
Alfred L. Shoemaker
English and Pennsylvania German
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Gruber, H. Wayne, "Letter From H. Wayne Gruber to Alfred L. Shoemaker, Undated" (1950). Alfred L. Shoemaker Folk Cultural Documents. 104.
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