American Experience

Cradling Wheat

Clip: Season 24 Episode 5 | 1m 47s

This 1940s bonus video shows a Pennsylvania Dutch family in Lancaster County working in a field with no modern machinery. Not all Pennsylvania Dutch are Amish, and this family does not seem to be Amish due to their head coverings and clothing.

Aired: 02/27/12

Rating: NR

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