Audio Recordings Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Huffines, Lois M.
Dates 1977
Location Le High
United States
Language English
Subjects Blessing and Cursing
English Language
Food Habits
Lehigh County
Pennsylvania Dutch
Personal Narratives
Rural Schools
Social Life and Customs
Traditional Medicine
Wine and Wine Making
Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania
Contributor Names
Unidentified (Speaker)
Huffines, Lois M. (Collector)
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  English language--Dialects--Pennsylvania
-  Men--Pennsylvania--Macungie--Language
-  Women--Pennsylvania--Macungie--Language
-  Traditional Medicine--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County
-  Food habits--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County
-  Food--Preservation--Pennsylvania
-  Wine and wine making--Pennsylvania
-  Cookery--Pennsylvania
-  Pennsylvania Dutch--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Social life and customs
-  Rural schools--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County
-  Blessing and cursing--Pennsylvania
-  Healing--Pennsylvania--Folklore
-  Interviews
-  Narratives
-  Personal narratives
-  United States -- Pennsylvania -- Le High -- Macungie
Personal narratives
-  For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Bucknell University. Lewisburg, PA
-  Husband and wife, 66 and 61 years old, living in Macungie, Le High County, PA. Man is native speaker of Pennsylvania German who learned English in school; woman is native English speaker who learned Pennsylvania German before starting school.
-  Talk about canning; preserving; drying fruits; regional food specialties; winemaking; home remedies; and school.
Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 26:29
Call Number
AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,346 b01
Source Collection
Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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