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Life, Liberty, and the Mummers

by Ed Kennedy

  • 306 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Temple University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Customs,
  • Photography,
  • Sociology,
  • Photo Techniques,
  • Customs & Traditions,
  • Subjects & Themes - Travel - General,
  • United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic,
  • Photography / Travel,
  • New Year,
  • Parades,
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Philadelphia,
  • Pictorial works

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9462844M
    ISBN 101592135889
    ISBN 109781592135882
    OCLC/WorldCa85162041

    Pennsport, bordered by the Delaware River to the east, 4th Street to the west, Washington Avenue to the north and Snyder Avenue to the south — though those borders are subject to debate.. The neighborhood has a rich concentration of historically blue-collar families and Mummers’ clubhouses — Pennsport’s “Two Street,” also known as 2nd Street, hosts a serious post-parade street.   Enoch was taken into Heaven and was shown the END from the beginning. He was given instructions for believers living at the end. Listen in. Part 2: https://w.

    Experience Life for Less Around Greater Philadelphia Area with the Entertainment ® Membership The most convenient way to get 2-for-1 and up to 50% off discounts and coupons. Save on the things you love – restaurants, movie tickets, golf, zoos, skiing, shopping, travel and more. Life, Liberty, and the Mummers. Philadelphia: Temple UP, ''King Momus' Glittering Retinue Drew Thousands to View Most Magnificent of New Years' Shooter Pageants.''Philadelphia Inquirer 2 Jan.

    And the reason is that a core part of being a Mummer is loving liberty, and freedom of expression. So if you think about how this started in the late s and developed in the and s, you had people who were working-class people, who had a day of the year or a handful of days of the year after Christmas to just basically let loose and Author: Ellen Gray. This is an E-book formatted for Amazon Kindle devices. EBook PDF: KB: This text-based PDF or EBook was created from the HTML version of this book and is part of the Portable Library of Liberty. ePub: KB: ePub standard file for your iPad or any e-reader compatible with that format: HTML: KB: This version has been converted from the.


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Out of 5 stars life,liberty and the mummers Reviewed in the United States on February 8, i thought the book was well es of the parade were amazing and really showed what the mummers parade is all about/5(6).

Here, in pictures and words, is the life of the And the Mummers book the bands, the costumes, and the people who dance, perform, and live their lives through their brigades every day of the year.&#; Acclaimed photographer E.

Kennedy has captured the Brand: Temple University Press. Life, liberty, and the Mummers. [E A Kennedy] Explaining the life of the Mummers in pictures and words, this book covers the bands, the costumes, Endowment Book Fund Home Page; Reviews.

User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "Life, liberty, and the. Double book review by Peter Millington of 'Life, Liberty, and the Mummers' by y III, and 'The Philadelphia Mummers: Building Community through Play' by Patricia Anne Masters.

Life, Liberty, and the Mummers Ed A Kennedy Add to Cart. HC: $ EAN: an engaging history of the Parade itself. As Kennedy explains, and as his photos make clear, "mummery" is a way of life for Mummers, who have deep attachments to their clubs, associations and brigades.

Kennedy’s appears to be a picture book—a. “Life, Liberty, and the Mummers” The Mummers Parade is like no other parade in the world. W wildly-costumed participants stepping out every New Year's Day in South Philadelphia, it is one of the most spectacular annual parades in the U.S.

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Novem p. B) Masters, P. The Philadelphia Mummers: Building Community Through Play. Temple University Press. ISBN External links. Mummers MuseumDate(s): New Year's Day. What is a Mummer. "It's any man, woman or child involved in the fantasy of song, dance and costume splendor on each January 1st in the annual Philadelphia New Year's Day parade," said Martz.

Mummers Museum. Visit Philadelphia. The mummers and their New Year’s Day Parade are uniquely Philadelphia, and the Mummers Museum at Second Street and Washington Avenue is dedicated to celebrating the mummers clubs, costumes, and movable scenery that have marked New Year’s Day in Philadelphia since   Directed by Max L.

Raab. With Robert Bizik, Pete Ciarrocchi. STRUT. spotlights the world of the Philadelphia Mummers and their annual parade. Each New Year's Day, electricians, longshoremen, plumbers, cops and other working class wizards transform the City of Brotherly Love into the world capital of Surrealism.

Their boundless celebration of life, liberty, and the pursuit of joy /10(17). Life, Liberty, and Law PHILADELPHIA — The public library system of Philadelphia has canceled a program that featured Mummers, members of. Mummers, costumed Philadelphians who parade through the streets at the to be a place of pious religious life.

One of the first Jefferson pen the words “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” and only eleven years later would be the. Life Liberty, and the Mummers, by Ed Kennedy is a large coffee table book with glossy photos.

The Philadelphia Mummers: Building Community Through Play by Patricia Masters–is a more detailed look at how this parade and its participants add to the Philadelphia community. Double Book Review: 'Life, Liberty, and the Mummers' & 'The Philadelphia Mummers' This article contains recollections of Galoshans from the Downie family, who emigrated in from Paisley, Scotland to Detroit in the USA, eventually settling in Los Angeles.

Request PDF | From mummers to new media: Captivity, liberation, and the church of life after shopping | With the rise of new media, it is easy to overlook, not only old media but also mummery. Four years later, Kennedy's research has resulted in Life, Liberty and the Mummers (Temple University Press), a beautifully photographed book that lays out Mummers history.

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