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A religious poem produced in Bucks County, PA (Pennsylvania Dutch folk art) from 1785.
1838-Bucks county, PA
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Love Token- Date: ca. 1800 Geography: Mid-Atlantic, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States Culture: American Medium: Ink and watercolor on paper
Reward of Merit (Belohnung) - Anonymous. Montgomery, PA. 1820. watercolor and ink on woven paper.
1808 Bookplate for Anna Mayer,Bucks County,PA
Ringing Rocks Park, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. This place is amazing. Rocks there sound like bells when struck with a hammer.
The Pennsylvania Dutch language is similar to the Swiss dialect of German. I speak PA Dutch with my grandmother and with our Amish friends. It's a very interesting spin on German!
Fraktur document, 18th c. Artwork done by Germans in Pennsylvania for special occasions such as a birth or marriage.
Presentation Fraktur of a Double Eagle. David Kulp, 1815. Bucks County, Pennsylvania. American Folk Art Museum.
Durs Rudy Sr. (1766–1843) or Durs Rudy Jr. (1789–1850) Probably Lehigh County, Pennsylvania c. 1810 Watercolor and ink on paper 6 1/16 x 3 11/16 in.