Pennsylvania Profiles, Volume Six

Patrick M. Reynolds

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"Pennsylvania's Hectic Heritage"

Incredible stories about the Keystone State from the syndicated illustrated feature Pennsylvania Profiles. Topics include: ethnic groups Poles, Russians, Mennonites, Lithuanians, Slovaks, Slovenians; Pennsylvania Dutch customs & superstitions; inventors and craftsmen: the people who made the first tall-case clocks, Easter candy, typewriters, airplanes, soda pop, covered bridges, firemarks; the Shawnee Indians; the Pennsylvania lion, Pennsylvanians who died at the Alamo; Rachel Carson; Gertrude Stein; and so much more. (56pp. illus. Red Rose Studio, 1982.)