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folklore, Pennsylvania Dutch, Noah Landis, Lititz, penicillin, Sam Nolt, pow wow doctoring, warts


A typed folklore term paper completed at Franklin and Marshall College by William D. Boyle dated May 23, 1950. Within, Boyle details local folk beliefs and pow wow cures gathered via interviews personally conducted in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

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Information in this term paper formed the basis of the article "Folk Beliefs of Lancaster County" printed in the May 15, 1951 issue of The Pennsylvania Dutchman, Volume 3, Number 2.



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Folklore Term Paper



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