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A Look Back in History — To Allemangel and Westward: Travels by a PA Dutch Conestoga Wagon …

By Richard L.T. Orth|

A Look Back in History: 19th Century cane carvers of the PA Dutch Country

Locally, the most popular cane carver, “Schtockschnitzler Simmons” (1885-1910) from the Kutztown, Moselem, Hamburg area was a late German born immigrant who bartered his carved bird handle canes from farm to farm or tavern to tavern. Hi...

By Richard L.T. Orth|

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