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Rose Valley Folk records, 1901-1927

Rose Valley Folk


Collection Information

Size: 3 v. (on 1 microfilm reel)

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.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, George F. Greer, after microfiling.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 2547 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to publish must be obtained from Rose Valley Council.

How to Cite This Collection

Rose Valley Folk records, 1901-1927. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.