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The Pennsylvania German style of illumination

Donald A. Shelley

The Pennsylvania German style of illumination

by Donald A. Shelley

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Published by New York University, Pennsylvania German Folklore Society in [New York], [i.e. Allentown .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Pennsylvania.,
  • Germans -- Pennsylvania.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFraktur-writings or illuminated manuscripts of the Pennsylvania Germans
    Statementby Donald A.Shelley.
    SeriesPennsylvania German Folklore Society. [Yearbook] -- v. 23
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 375 p.
    Number of Pages375
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22998800M

    Floor plans and site orientation can be important elements in identifying vernacular design, since simple vernacular forms were often later enhanced by high style architectural details. The distinctive building types commonly seen in Pennsylvania include: log buildings, post-medieval English inspired buildings, Pennsylvania German traditional. Mar 1, - Explore needlese's board "Frakturs", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Folk art painting, Folk art, American folk art pins.

    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 traditional Pennsylvania German designs.   Fraktur, an illuminated style of writing ornamented with flowers, birds, and other motifs, is a well-documented part of the life of early German settlers who arrived on our eastern shores in the late s. Each fraktur tells a story of birth, death, marriage, or other significant events of family life. Book Review: Pennsylvania German Folk Art, An Interpretation, by John Joseph Stoudt. PDF Richard T. Hoober. Book Review: Counterfeiting in America: The History of an American Way to Wealth, by Lynn Glaser. PDF Donn C. Riley. Book Review: The American Party Systems, Stages of Political Development, edited by William Nisbet.

    The Pennsylvania German Broadside: A History And Guide (Publications of the Pennsylvania German Society (), V. ) by Don Yoder 39 Horse-and-Buggy Mennonites: Hoofbeats of Humility in a Postmodern World (Pennsylvania German History and Culture) by Donald B. Kraybill. About this Item: Aurand Press N.D. Booklet. Condition: F+. Fine plus condition with almost no usage showing. Orange covers with black lettering and illustrations. Chapter titles are childhood and its demands on man, folk medicine and old superstitions, have good luck-avoid bad luck, form habits in dressing and sewing, weather forecasting is importand, we examine special days and seasons, laws. Our Pennsylvania German ancestors began arriving in Ontario as early as in Conestoga wagons as pictured here. It took four sturdy daft horses to draw these heavy freight wagons loaded with all of the implements, tools, furniture, seeds and food that the families needed to start their new homestead.


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by Silver RavenWolf copyright / Fraktur, originally meaning download pdf 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 records, marriage papers.This Picture-Book has to take its place along side the Chronicon, Martyr's Mirror, Journey ebook Pennsylvania, ebook.

as an original expression of 18th century Pennsylvania, but while on one hand the editor says it directly concerns folk art on the other the whole folk art construction is a hoax foisted on Denig and the reader by professional blinders.3/5.