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Some stories of old deserted houses in the central Pennsylvania mountains

Some stories of old deserted houses in the central Pennsylvania mountains

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Published by Times tribune company in Altoona, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Legends -- Pennsylvania.,
    • Abandoned houses -- Pennsylvania.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled from local sources by Henry W. Shoemaker.
      SeriesPublications of Pennsylvania folk-lore society, no. XIII
      ContributionsShoemaker, Henry W. b. 1880, comp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR110.P4 A3 no. 13
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., 81 p. incl. pl.
      Number of Pages81
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6772993M
      LC Control Number32010048
      OCLC/WorldCa5840487

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      Short Story “Keep going,” I told myself as I hiked up the enormous hill. It was pm and it was as dark and still as midnight. I was exhausted from hiking all day and I just wanted to find some shelter. “Finally,” I puffed as I got to the top of the hill. Henry W. Shoemaker (–) was known for his deep love for the wilderness and native cultures of Pennsylvania. The state’s first official folklorist, he wrote more than twenty books detailing Pennsylvania’s modern mythology. Pennsylvania Mountain Stories is perhaps Shoemaker’s definitive collection of Author: Henry W. Shoemaker.

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