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Commercial Herald, Lancaster County, Hazard's Register, Pennsylvania Dutch dialect, barns, housing, Pequea Valley, Frederick County, Mennonites, beards


A typed excerpt of an essay entitled "Sketches of Pennsylvania", originally appearing in the Commercial Herald and dated July 1833. Within, the author details the dialect and ways of life of the Pennsylvania Dutch in Lancaster County.

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Packet 2-7 to 2-8


The essay was reprinted in Hazard's Register of Pennsylvania, Volume XII.



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Excerpt of Sketches of Pennsylvania From the Commercial Herald, July 1833

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