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Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 41, No. 1, Mary Lou Robson Fleming, Marianne Ruch, Steve Friesen, Robert P. Stevenson, Richard E. Wentz, Nancy K. Gaugler, Robin Clouser Oct 1991

Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 41, No. 1, Mary Lou Robson Fleming, Marianne Ruch, Steve Friesen, Robert P. Stevenson, Richard E. Wentz, Nancy K. Gaugler, Robin Clouser

Pennsylvania Folklife Magazine

• Jacob Maentel: A Second Look
• The Five-Plate Stove Revisited
• The Life and Death of an Appalachian Farm
• Henry Harbaugh, Quintessential "Dutchman"
• In Memoriam: William T. Parsons, 1923-1991


The Little Mohea, Harvey Gurney Apr 1991

The Little Mohea, Harvey Gurney

Maine Song and Story Sampler

"The Little Mohea," also known by many other names and spellings, is an old song that likely developed from an older English broadside song known as "The Indian Lass." Most folklorists agree that "Mohea" probably developed in its American form among sailors, and some even point to whaling ships specifically.


Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 40, No. 3, Steve Friesen, Monica Mutzbauer, Christopher S. Witmer, Mary Lamey Hoffer, Harry W. Barner, Robert L. Leight, Catherine L. Emerson Apr 1991

Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 40, No. 3, Steve Friesen, Monica Mutzbauer, Christopher S. Witmer, Mary Lamey Hoffer, Harry W. Barner, Robert L. Leight, Catherine L. Emerson

Pennsylvania Folklife Magazine

• Home is Where the Hearth is
• The Hearth is Where the Cook is
• "Philipps gehn in Amerka": The Palatinate Emigration in German Schoolbooks
• The Barner Farm: A Connection to Clinton County's Pennsylvania-German Heritage
• A Teacher With a Heart: Carrie Frankenfield Horne
• Aldes un Neies (Old and New)


David, Lynn Coulter, B.1941 (Fa 93), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Apr 1991

David, Lynn Coulter, B.1941 (Fa 93), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

FA Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 93. Interview with Oscar Rhea Wren, Logan County, Kentucky, conducted on April 19, 1991. The interview discusses Wren and Felts family genealogy, as well as political and social life in Logan County, Kentucky.


Front Matter Jan 1991

Front Matter

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Research In Progress Jan 1991

Research In Progress

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Recent Journal Numbers Jan 1991

Recent Journal Numbers

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


"Included In The Present Classification": Notes Toward An Archaeology Of Ethnographic Categorization, George W. Stocking Jr. Jan 1991

"Included In The Present Classification": Notes Toward An Archaeology Of Ethnographic Categorization, George W. Stocking Jr.

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Recent Dissertations Jan 1991

Recent Dissertations

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Recent Work By Subscribers Jan 1991

Recent Work By Subscribers

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Gleanings From Academic Gatherings Jan 1991

Gleanings From Academic Gatherings

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Suggested By Our Readers Jan 1991

Suggested By Our Readers

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Front Matter Jan 1991

Front Matter

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Ethnographic Classification And The Science Of Progress, George W. Stocking Jr., Herbert Spencer Jan 1991

Ethnographic Classification And The Science Of Progress, George W. Stocking Jr., Herbert Spencer

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Recent Dissertations Jan 1991

Recent Dissertations

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


The Stuart Culin Archives At The Brooklyn Museum, Dierdre E. Lawrence Jan 1991

The Stuart Culin Archives At The Brooklyn Museum, Dierdre E. Lawrence

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Recent Journal Numbers Jan 1991

Recent Journal Numbers

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Announcements Jan 1991

Announcements

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Gleanings From Academic Gatherings Jan 1991

Gleanings From Academic Gatherings

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Suggested By Our Readers Jan 1991

Suggested By Our Readers

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Research In Progress Jan 1991

Research In Progress

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Recent Work By Subscribers Jan 1991

Recent Work By Subscribers

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Volume 18, Issue 1 Jan 1991

Volume 18, Issue 1

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Volume 18, Issue 2 Jan 1991

Volume 18, Issue 2

History of Anthropology Newsletter

No abstract provided.


Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 40, No. 2, Amos Long Jr., Henry J. Kauffman, Robert P. Stevenson, Mark D. Howell, Hilda Adam Kring Jan 1991

Pennsylvania Folklife Vol. 40, No. 2, Amos Long Jr., Henry J. Kauffman, Robert P. Stevenson, Mark D. Howell, Hilda Adam Kring

Pennsylvania Folklife Magazine

• Some Early Rural and Domestic Industries in Pennsylvania
• Jacob Dickert, Rifle Maker
• Several Early Woolen Mills of Western Pennsylvania
• A Rural Craftsman in Present-Day Pennsylvania
• Who is in the Kitchen?
• Aldes un Neies (Old and New)


Bye-Bye Longjohns, Jim Cahill, Dot Ruppell Jan 1991

Bye-Bye Longjohns, Jim Cahill, Dot Ruppell

Maine Song and Story Sampler

"Bye-Bye Longjohns" is a musical representation of how most Mainers feel by the time March rolls around. For some, this feeling comes even earlier. The song was written in western Maine over the course of the late twentieth century.


The Spring Of ‘65, Eddie Rollins Jan 1991

The Spring Of ‘65, Eddie Rollins

Maine Song and Story Sampler

In the old days of the Maine Lumberwoods, March and April marked the end of cutting and hauling lumber for the winter. As loggers came out of the woods, either before returning for the river drives or just headed home until next Winter, many made their way to cities and went on drunken sprees that became legendary.


Krakoviak, John Supruniuk Jan 1991

Krakoviak, John Supruniuk

Maine Song and Story Sampler

"Krakoviak" is a tune named after a style of dance that originated in the area around Kraków in southern Poland (there the dance is called krakowiak). The tune heard here is one of many variants of the song to which the dance is performed.


Review Of Haim Schwarzbaum, Jewish Folklore Between East And West. Collected Papers, Dan Ben-Amos Jan 1991

Review Of Haim Schwarzbaum, Jewish Folklore Between East And West. Collected Papers, Dan Ben-Amos

Departmental Papers (NELC)

In his obituary for Haim Schwarzbaum (1911-1983), Dov Noy tells that upon his arrival at Bloomington, Indiana in 1952 to begin his graduate studies, Stith Thompson asked him whether he knew Haim Schwarzbaum in Israel. He did not, and Professor Thompson invited Dov Noy to his office and showed him the thick file of correspondence that he conducted with Schwarzbaum, saying: "You should know that I correspond with over a hundred folklorists worldwide, and your Haim Schwarzbaum is the most erudite of them all" (Noy 1986, 88). At the time Schwarzbaum was in his early forties. Most of his publications ...


Archaeological Investigations At The De Zavala Point For The Proposed Penn-Texas Shoreline Improvement Project, Harris County, Texas, Daniel R. Potter Jan 1991

Archaeological Investigations At The De Zavala Point For The Proposed Penn-Texas Shoreline Improvement Project, Harris County, Texas, Daniel R. Potter

Index of Texas Archaeology: Open Access Gray Literature from the Lone Star State

In May 1990, archaeologists for the Center of Archaeological Research, The University of Texas at San Antonio, conducted a surface survey and subsurface testing program on De Zavala Point, a small tongue of land sticking out into the Houston ship channel in Harris County. The locality has been selected for the construction of a large-vessel docking facility. Survey and testing activities were performed in order to evaluate known archaeological sites and to locate any additional archaeological remains which might be affected by dock construction and operation. In addition, the state of preservation of the important De Zavala historic cemetery (41 ...