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Lancaster New Era, all story, Amish, trains, railroad, Columbia, Lancaster County, dialect
A typed letter from O. S. Sprout addressed to Alfred L. Shoemaker, dated November 11, 1948. Within, Sprout details two separate Pennsylvania Dutch "all" stories, one occurring between an Amish son and father and the other regarding an off-duty train operator. Sprout also seeks information on the value of a book printed in German.
O. S. Sprout
Alfred L. Shoemaker
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Sprout, O. S., "Letter From O. S. Sprout to Alfred L. Shoemaker, November 11, 1948" (1948). Alfred L. Shoemaker Folk Cultural Documents. 34.
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