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The Amish wedding and other special occasions of the Old Order communities

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Author
Scott, Stephen,
Date of Publication
c1988.
Call Number
289.73 S429a
Responsibility
by Stephen Scott.
ISBN
0934672199 (pbk.)
9780934672191 (pbk.)
Author
Scott, Stephen,
Place of Publication
Intercourse, PA
Publisher
Good Books,
Date of Publication
c1988.
Physical Description
128 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series
A People's Place booklet ; no. 8
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-126) and index.
Contents
A Lancaster Amish wedding -- Other wedding practices -- A Woolwich Mennonite baptism -- Choosing a minister : Holmes County Amish -- An Old German Baptist Brethren annual meeting -- Meetings of other groups -- An Amish Sunday in LaGrange County, Indiana -- A Big Valley Amish funeral -- The auction at Bart -- Holidays, family days and working days.
Summary
Discusses the weddings and other special occasions of the Amish and Old Order Mennonite people, answering questions about baptisms, worship services, funeral practices, and holidays.
Subjects
Amish - United States.
Public worship
Marriage service - United States.
Amish.
Public Worship
Old Order Mennonites.
Plain People.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
289.73 S429a
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Author
Gougler, Richard C.
Call Number
905.748 PDF v. 22 (Folk Festival Supplement)
Author
Gougler, Richard C.
Physical Description
12-13 p.
Notes
In: Pennsylvania Folklife, vol. 22 (Folk Festival Supplement 1973)
Subjects
Marriage service - United States.
Public worship
Amish - United States.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Periodical Article
Call Number
905.748 PDF v. 22 (Folk Festival Supplement)
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Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Object ID
MG0096 F022
Date Range
No date
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Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Description
Draft of a speech written by [James Buchanan] regarding the use of the Hall of the House of Representatives for worship. No date.
Custodial History
Digitization of the James Buchanan Collection was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, PHMC Appl ID # 201808013051, 2019-2020.
Date Range
No date
Creator
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868
People
Buchanan, James
Subjects
United States Capitol Complex (Washington, D.C.)
Speeches
Worship
Public worship
Church and state
Search Terms
Hall of the House of Representatives
House Chamber
United States Capitol
Speeches
Worship
Public worship
Church and state
James Buchanan
Buchanan Collections
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 6 pages to scan, 27 x 22 cm
Object Name
Speech
Language
English
Object ID
MG0096 F022
Parent Object ID
MG0096
Other Number
MG-0096, Folder 022
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
MG-0096, Box 1
Associated Material
James Buchanan Papers, Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections,
http://archives.dickinson.edu/collection-descriptions/james-buchanan-papers
James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston Papers, Library of Congress,
https://www.loc.gov/collections/james-buchanan-and-harriet-lane-johnston-papers/
James Buchanan Papers, Historical Society of Pennsylvania,
http://www2.hsp.org/collections/manuscripts/b/Buchanan0091.html
James Buchanan Papers, Penn State University Libraries,
https://libraries.psu.edu/findingaids/1458.htm
Related Item Notes
James Buchanan Family Papers
MG-96 James Buchanan Collection
Historical Society of Pennsylvania microfilm
Photograph collections
Curatorial collections
Wheatland Mansion
Notes
May 2020 PastPerfect Conversion
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