TITLE

Hej Kolęda! An East Baltimore Tradition

AUTHOR(S)
Poremski, Richard
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Polish American Journal;Dec2014, Vol. 103 Issue 12, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the tradition of Polish kolędy and English Christmas caroling that is celebrated by the Polish community of Baltimore on December 23 every year in order to remember treasured Christmas custom for family, friends and neighbors in their villages of eastern Poland.
ACCESSION #
99798901

 

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