Bread, the staff of life in provincial times, was more than a dietary staple and in many 18th century households of this bygone era, it was the main course, together with a potluck choice of stew invented by a talented Pennsylvania Dutch cook. Needless to state, bread baking was a serious craft together with churning butter, for both commodities were sent to market weekly to increase the family wealth besides feeding the immediate household.
In 1683, William Penn reported to friends in England, “Here is plenty of cow cattle.” Cattle, together with all other farm livestock, were brought to the Delaware Valley from Europe ...
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About 70 people gathered Sunday at the Lower Macungie Community Center and Schantz Barn for the Lower Macungie Barn Expo hosted by the township Histo Source: Barn event in Lower Macungie ...
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