Monthly Archives: July 2013

Pennsylvania Dutch – the Amish Language

Jim Miller 25/07/2013

This post was updated on Nov. 7, 2018 to include a link to more information about the Pennsylvania Dutch language.  One of the important ways in which the culture of Amish communities is defined and maintained is through the Amish language. The Amish speak a German dialect known as Pennsylvania German, and is often referred to as Pennsylvania Dutch (Deutsche). Amish children learn Pennsylvania Dutch at home and are fluent in it before they learn English.… Pennsylvania Dutch – the Amish Language

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Amish Mission-Style Furniture with Beauty and Durability

Jim Miller 16/07/2013

At DutchCrafters, we use the best Amish craftsmen who make our furniture in a variety of styles. The methods that they use are tried and true ways of making furniture that is durable as well as beautiful. One of our popular styles is Mission Style furniture, a style that is often made in oak. When you order from us, you only need to put 30% down, and pay the balance before we ship your furniture… Amish Mission-Style Furniture with Beauty and Durability

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