Rose Valley Folk records, 1901-1927

Rose Valley Folk

Collection size: 3 v. (on 1 microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: 2 volumes of Rose Valley Folk minutes, some illustrated; and a handwritten chronicle of the Rose Valley Folk, by Rose Valley Folk historians Margaret and William Price. Also included in the volumes are newspaper clippings, announcements, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note: Community service group; Rose Valley, Penn. Rose Valley Folk was organized in 1902 to govern the utopian arts and crafts community located in Rose Valley. The group was active in town affairs until 1923, when the Rose Valley Borough was formally established.

Lent for microfilming 1982 by George F. Greer.

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  • Microfilm reel 2547 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
  • Authorization to publish must be obtained from: Rose Valley Council, Moylan-Rose Valley, PA 19065.
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