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Myths You’ve Been Taught About the Amish

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America’s Plain People

Chances are you’ve heard about the Amish, or maybe you’ve even been through Lancaster, PA or another area where these traditional communities live their lives in peace.

We know the basics: simple dress, horse and buggy, no technology… but how much of that is true? Turns out the Pennsylvania Dutch are pretty different than we were taught! For starters, they’re not even Dutch, and most of them aren’t even in Pennsylvania. But I’m getting ahead of myself.

amish carriage

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