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Emmaus Heritage Alliance hosts annual history festival

The Emmaus Heritage Alliance presented its annual heritage festival Sept. 17 on the grounds of the Emmaus Historical Society, 218 Main St. RIGHT: Richard Chartrand, disguised as a town crier, welcomes visitors. Additional photos appear on Page A7. Press Photos by C. Richard Chartrand
Carol Trautman and Nate Lund dance along before getting to work at the Lund Forge Iron Works display where they were blacksmithing.
The Emmaus Moravian Brass Band plays on the porch of the historical society. This year's festival also marked the 30th anniversary of the event.
Bill Barto plays ‘DJ' with his antique phonographs with cylinder records.
ABOVE: Janice Stavrou, with The 1803 House, demonstrates candle making with beeswax.
Quilters Bonnie Miller, Aletha Schade and Carolyn Lagler are pictured at work.
RIGHT: Ruth Konrad works flax into a very fine thread.
The Emmaus Public Signing Society performs.
BELOW: Dakota holds an antique rifle circa 1750.
LEFT: A weaver works on a basket.