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Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking By Philip Martin McCaulay
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Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking has almost 200 proven recipes for traditional Pennsylvania Dutch Cookery. Food is abundant and appetites are hearty in the Pennsylvania Dutch country. The traditional... More > dishes are relatively simple and unlike most regional cookery the ingredients are readily available. Best of all, no matter who makes them the results are wonderful good.< Less
Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking By Anonymous
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IN 1683 the Plain Sects began to arrive in William Penn’s Colony seeking a land of peace and plenty. They were a mixed people; Moravians from Bohemia and Moravia, Mennonites from Switzerland... More > and Holland, the Amish, the Dunkards, the Schwenkfelds, and the French Huguenots. After the lean years of clearing the land and developing their farms they established the peace and plenty they sought. These German-speaking people were originally called the Pennsylvania Deutsch but time and custom have caused them to be known to us as the Pennsylvania Dutch.< Less
Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking (Illustrated) By Unknown
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The Pennsylvania Dutch are a hard working people and as they say, “Them that works hard, eats hearty.” The blending of recipes from their many home lands and the ingredients available in... More > their new land produced tasty dishes that have been handed down from mother to daughter for generations. Their cooking was truly a folk art requiring much intuitive knowledge, for recipes contained measurements such as “flour to stiffen,” “butter the size of a walnut,” and “large as an apple.” Many of the recipes have been made more exact and standardized providing us with a regional cookery we can all enjoy.< Less
Tillie: A Story of the Pennsylvania Dutch By Helen Reimensnyder Martin
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In the 1880s, there was little hope for a young girl to rise above her lot in life. Believing that this life was for work and all pleasure belonged in the next life, Tillie's father works his... More > children to exhaustion, and beats them as a good parent should. Tillie had never heard a kind word or felt a gentle touch until the day that she fainted in school. When she came to she found herself being held tenderly by the teacher. Tillie decided that she would become a teacher like this woman that was her angel. With encouragement from her teacher and the help of the local doctor, Tillie continues her education in spite of her father's efforts to keep her away from books, reading, wasting time, or anything else that doesn't involve a benefit to him. Catching Tillie reading a novel he beats her so badly that she almost dies. This is a work of fiction but the actions of the people are true to the times and way that they lived.< Less
Pennsylvania Dutch Recipes for Autumn By Dawn Wolfe
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This is a collection of recipes that have been handed down for generations in my family. They are simple recipes that don't require odd ingriedients that you'll have to search high and low for. I... More > hope you enjoy, and remember when making those apple dumplings to make extras, you'll never have enough.< Less
BOS7: Pennsylvania Dutch Pow-Wows and Secret Recipes (B&W 6x9) By Karen Shelton Brown
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A selection of my Pennsylvania Dutch family's secret recipes, home remedies and potions.
Great Pennsylvania Amusement Parks Road Trip: A Photographic Road Trip Highlighting Pennsylvania's Historic Amusement Parks and Some Interesting Places By David Witoslawski, Brittany Howe
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A photographic road trip highlighting Pennsylvania's historic amusement parks and some interesting places. Included are Dorney Park, Hersheypark, Dutch Wonderland, Knoebels, DelGrosso's, Lakemont... More > Park, Idlewild, Kennywood, Conneaut Lake Park and Waldameer. Also included are interviews with many important folks including park managers, ride designers, ride builders and others. Many interesting attractions throughout the state are covered including the Yuengling Brewery, Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater and many State Parks give you the perfect blueprint to make a nice weekend getaway or extended road trip. The lineages of many century or near century old rides are covered as well including manufacturers, previous ride homes and more. The joy of visiting an amusement park is what this book is all about. Generations of folks have experienced these parks, including my own, and priceless memories have been made. Ebook in full color.< Less
The Americanization of Edward Bok The Autobiography of a Dutch Boy Fifty Years After By Edward William Bok
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: The Edward W. Bok Technical High School was a public high school... More > in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, designed by Irwin Catharine and named after Edward William Bok. It was completed in February 1938 by the Public Works Administration (WPA) as a vocational high school at 8th & Mifflin Streets. As part of the Philadelphia Public Schools' Multiple Property Submission, the school was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in December, 1986. Bok High School was reorganized in 2006-2007 to prepare students for jobs in modern technology. After the 2012-2013 school year, the school was closed.The building was constructed from 1935-1938 based on the designs of Philadelphia School Board architect Irwin Catharine. Excerpt from:< Less
Mary At the Farm: And Book of Recipes Compiled During Her Visit Among the "Pennsylvania Germans" By Edith M. Thomas
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Mary At the Farm: And Book of Recipes Compiled During Her Visit Among the "Pennsylvania Germans" by Edith M. Thomas. What a marvelous book this is. It offers insight into the lives,... More > manners, domestic arts and cuisine of the Pennsylvannia Dutch people. It is considered among the major reliable early 20th century sources for this uniquely American cuisine. After interviewing a number of old informants, the author, Edith M. Thomas, wove together this factual but fictitious story of Mary Midleton and her visit one summer to the farm of her Aunt Sarah and Uncle John. At age nineteen, Mary is about to be married and feels the need of learning about "how to keep house, cook, economize and to learn how to get the most profit from life." What better school could she have than the Bucks County farm home of her great aunt and uncle.< Less
The Family of Nora and Robert Dreisbach By Marcia Dreisbach Falconer
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The Pennsylvania Dutch family of Robert and Nora Dreisbach spans the 20th century, from 1894 to 2003. The book is a loving look at Nora, Robert, and their 7 children. Originally published as a... More > monthly newsletter and distributed to their descendants, it is now available to the public. Full color, 87 pages, 8.5" x 11".< Less