Architecture and Landscape of the Pennsylvania Germans, 1720-1920
Edited by Sally McMurry and Nancy Van Dolsen. Eight essays by leading scholars and preservation professionals not only describe important architectural sites but also offer original interpretive insights that will help advance understanding of Pennsylvania German culture and history. Dozens of original measured drawings, appearing here for the first time in print, document important works of Pennsylvania German architecture, including the iconic Bertolet barns in Berks County, the Martin Brandt farm complex in Cumberland County, a nineteenth-century Pennsylvania German housemill, and urban houses in Lancaster. Hardcover. University of Penn Press, 2011. 251 pages.