6 edition of Pennsylvania German Arts found in the catalog.
January 1, 2000
by Schiffer Publishing
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||159|
Drauss un Deheem, Gedichte in Pennsylvanisch Deitsch bei'm Charles Calvin Ziegler; The house of the miller on the Millbach, the architecture, arts and crafts of the Pennsylvania Germans by Joseph Drowns; The Pennsylvania German galleries in the American wing, Metropolitan Museum of Art by Joseph Drowns; A list of German immigrants to the. Don and Trish Herr have been antiques dealers doing business as The Herrs since We specialize in distinctive Pennsylvania German decorative arts such as painted furniture and smalls, Fraktur, baskets, folk art of the region, and 18th and 19th century American textiles and pewter for the discriminating collector.
Pennsylvania German Yuengling: "America's Oldest Brewery" "Pottsville, Pennsylvania, is actually one of the most German places in the United States. Campaign posters show the names Staudinger and Hess, and if you need a doctor in this small town you can go and see Dr Altmuller. Block Printed PENNSYLVANIA GERMAN FOLK ART PAPERS by Elaine Vardjan and Matt, Jr. The colorful, attractive, hand-blocked items such as notes, letter sheets, book plates, gummed labels, napkins, placemats, and linen towels are done in .
The Pennsylvania German Society offers many publications about various aspects of Pennsylvania German culture. Click on the links below for a listing of all the publications we offer. For your ease in shopping we have opened the PGS Direct Store. You can order these publications by calling PGS Direct Store at The Center for Pennsylvania German Studies was established at Millersville University in as a center for the study of the Pennsylvania German culture in America and as a clearing house for information on the Pennsylvania Germans. The .
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Pennsylvania German Arts: More Than Hearts, Parrots, and Tulips (Schiffer Book for Collectors)Author: Irwin Richman. Get this from a library. Pennsylvania German arts and crafts: a picture book. [Joseph Downs; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)]. “The introduction to this excellent book gives an overview of the language (Pennsylvania German, Dutch or Deitsch) developed by the settlers brought to Pennsylvania from the Rhine Valley by William Penn This book is a must for the researcher, especially the novice whose ancestral lines lead to this area where a language barrier can Cited by: Pennsylvania German (Deitsch, Pennsilfaanisch-Deitsch listen (help info), Pennsilfaanisch), often called Pennsylvania Dutch, is a variety of West Central German spoken by the Old Order Amish, Old Order Mennonites and other descendants of German immigrants in the United States and Canada, closely related to the Palatine are possibly more thanEthnicity: Pennsylvania Dutch.
Fraktur is a highly artistic and elaborate illuminated folk art created by the Pennsylvania Dutch, named after the Fraktur script associated with it. Most Fraktur were created between and Fraktur drawings were executed in ink and/or watercolors and are found in a wide variety of forms: the Vorschriften (writing samples), the Taufscheine (birth and baptismal certificates), Area: Pennsylviania.
KLG, out of 5 stars, Amazon. Pennsylvania German Dictionary. Love this dictionary. The Dictionary is well composed and accurate. I use it as a study guide to learning the Pa German language. Kathy Cardman, out of 5 stars, Amazon.
Pennsylvania German Phrases. Phrase book is a wonderful tool for learning pa german. "Lindi un Lilli" is a children's book written in Pennsylvania German and English. With so few books available in the PA-German language, this is a nice addition for parents to read to their children without having to translate from English to PA-German.
Most Pennsylvania German speakers are not used to reading their native language. Although very little remains of this early Catholic mission in Berks County, a small catholic prayerbook and catechism survives in the archive of the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, formerly belonging to the collection of the late Florence Baver of the PA Dutch Folk Culture Society of ers: A collection of Pennsylvania German books.
If you want to learn how to speak and read the language spoken by the Amish and Mennonites there are many books here. We have children's coloring books, dictionaries, how to books, cookbooks, beliefs and more about PA Dutch, a rich part of Pennsylvania's heritage.
Pennsylvania German, also called (misleadingly) Pennsylvania Dutch, 17th- and 18th-century German-speaking settlers in Pennsylvania and their descendants. Emigrating from southern Germany (Palatinate, Bavaria, Saxony, etc.) and Switzerland, they settled primarily in the southeastern section of Pennsylvania, where they practiced any of several slightly different.
The Pennsylvania Germans have long been renowned for their tremendously diverse, colorful, and often whimsical folk art (Fig. Also known as the Pennsylvania Dutch, they descend from the approximat German-speaking people who had immigrated to Pennsylvania by and who made up about 40 percent of the population in the southeastern part of the state by Author: Lisa Minardi.
Welcome. Welcome to the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures at the University of Pennsylvania. The oldest academic program in German Studies in North America, we are committed to our strong tradition in literary studies, while our distinguished faculty also represent a range of innovative and interdisciplinary approaches in the field.
history of ancient and modern philosophy, intersections between philosophy, theology, literature and architecture in the 18th- and early 20th-century. The Amish Today: An Analysis of Their Beliefs, Behavior and Contemporary Problems (Pennsylvania German Folklore Society Volume Twenty-Four XXIV) by Smith, Elmer Lewis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at  Ellen Gehret, This is the Way I Pass My Time: A Book About Pennsylvania German Decorated Hand Towels (Birdsboro, PA: Pennsylvania German Society, ), 5.
 For original Fractur script, see fig The following is a transcription of the plate rim: “Mertz.5ten Susanna Steltz, ihre schüssel, Alles was ihr wolt das euch die Leute. According to Fischer the painting was first shown at the Paris Salon of Gross, who considered it his masterpiece, had been living in France since Gross was born in Schnecksville in His grandfather was Durs Rudy, a well-known Pennsylvania German artist." Read this article and see video.
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PA German Culture. The first President of the National Congress was Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg, and his Pennsylvania German brother, General Peter Muhlenberg, Revolutionary patriot, is one of Pennsylvania's two representatives in the Hall of Fame in the nation's capitol.
Vol 23 Suppl: The folklore of the Pennsylvania-German; a paper read before the Pennsylvania-German society at the annual meeting, York, Pennsylvania, October 14th, by Stoudt, John Baer, Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania.
The Word in the Wilderness. Popular Piety and the Manuscript Arts in Early Pennsylvania. Alexander Lawrence Ames “Ames breaks new ground in the study of Pennsylvania German manuscript art by synthesizing the significance of the religious context with the artistic achievements of creating the : Alexander Lawrence Ames.
Fraktur — The Rainbow of Pennsylvania German Folk Art. by Silver RavenWolf copyright / Fraktur, originally meaning –broken letters– in regard to Old World alphabet types — became the catch-all word to describe the rainbow of American German Folk Art that appears on a variety of certificates, blessings, bookplates, property ownership, baptismal .The Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center April 30 at PM The first of May is by no means an official holiday among the Pennsylvania Dutch, but a number of significant folk-cultural traditions took place on this day/5(66).