“Bonnets and Beards” by Luann K. Habegger. Copyright by Fred Von Gunten in 1971, this is a second edition; the book is a soft cover measuring 5¼ x 8 inches with 31 pages. It is in very good used condition with some wear to the covers, the pages are clean and unmarked.
This booklet explores the Amish world of bonnets and beards as represented by the majority of Old Order Amish living in the Berne / Geneva, Indiana vicinity. Although Amish customs in other counties and states may differ slightly from those covered in this booklet, a philosophy of simplicity, thrift, hard work, and brotherhood characterizes Amish communities throughout North America.