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Object Name Decorations, Christmas
Object ID # 2012.95.2 a-t
Place of Origin Richland Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1920
Material Paper, wire
Description Christmas decorations made by members of the John W. & Mary Schantz Longacre family and used to decorate the Rockwild Union Sunday School near Rich Hill, Bucks County, in the early 20th century. They were then taken home by Longacre family members and used to decorate the Christmas tree on their farm near Rich Hill. Twenty pieces.
Provenance From the family of John W. & Mary Schantz Longacre of near Rich Hill, Bucks County, PA. Probably made by their daughters Lizzie, Katie and/or Mary.
Source Gift of Dorothy Longacre McGann
People Longacre, Mary B. Schantz, 1852-1931
Longacre, John W., 1848-1922