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A fifth generation Mennonite uiltmaker herself Smucker traces the history of Amish uilts from their use in the late nineteenth century to their sale in the lucrative business practices of today Through her own observations as well as oral histories newspaper accounts ephemera and other archival sources she seeks to understand how the term Amish became a style and what it means to both uiltmakers and consumers S

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