John A. Rhode

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Term Paper



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Christmas, New Years Eve, Edith Rhode, St. Nicholas Day, shoes, Helen M. Rhode, stockings, Katherine Keeports, Belsnickeling, John Werner, cookies, Louis Boehm, Lancaster County


A typed term paper completed at Franklin and Marshall College by John A. Rhode, dating from circa 1950. Within, Rhode details his interview findings surrounding Christmas and New Year's customs as observed in Lancaster County and York County, Pennsylvania.

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Packet 646


Lancaster, Pennsylvania



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Folklore Term Paper: Christmas and New Years Customs



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