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Days of the week also used to have alternate names associated with domestic chores - Muundaag, for instance was Weschdaag (Wash-day), Dinschdaag, or Tuesday, was Biggeldaag (Ironing-day) and Sunndaag was ...
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Folkways Records 1955 - Source: Smithsonian Folkways Joe Raetel 0:40 Reide, Reide, Geili 0:37 Des Bucklich Mennli 1:24 Eiei, Reie, Riddieoo 1:15 In Einem Kiehlen Grunde 1:37 Schpinn, Schpinn 1:40 Siss Net Alli Daag Luschdich Leewe 1:07 Meedli, ...
→ A Look Back in History: Early Americana weathervane was one of a kind Antique barn toppers were thought to be good luck by Pennsylvania Dutch farmers and commanded top prices ...
While I was at the 2014 Kutztown Folk Festival I came across these weather worn signs. I decided to photograph them as a way to save the information for myself ...
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→ Pennsylvania Folkways: Artist of the Allemaengel captured Pennsylvania Dutch life | Reading Eagle
The German and Swiss immigrants who settled here in the 18th century brought with them a tradition of lively and exuberant dancing. Although seldom noted or written about, in the ...
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 ...
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Santa Claus, the pleasant bearded elf dressed in red (in case you thought I was referring to some other Santa Claus), was not predestined to be a worldwide Christmas icon ...
→ “Days of the Belsnickel” Lunch Tour Pennsylvania at the Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum Start with a video, then take a guided tour through the village, decked out Pennsylvania ...
‘Yes Helen, there is a Belsnickel’
The Pennsylvania Dutch calendar once held a prominent place in the home
A Look Back in History: ‘The Granary of the American Revolution’ in the East Penn
Pennsylvania Dutch Folk Songs sung by George Britton
Early Pennsylvania Dutch Indian weathervane was one of a kind
PHOTOS | Pennsylvania Dutch Folkways & Traditions
A Look Back in History: Colonial Trade with the Port of Philadelphia
Pennsylvania Folkways: Artist of the Allemaengel captured Pennsylvania Dutch life
The Historian: Pennsylvania Dutch Dance – ‘Tavern Frolics’
A Look Back in History: When wheat was king in the Oley Valley
Mountain Folklore: Finding Mountain Mary’s grave
Meet Belsnickel, the Counter Claus
Landis Valley Museum “Days of the Belsnickel” Lunch Tour