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Pennsylvania German broadsides

Trudy Gilgenast

Pennsylvania German broadsides

a reflection of daily life, 1741-1890

by Trudy Gilgenast

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Published by Cedar Tree Books in Wilmington, Del .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Trudy Gilgenast
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF160.G3 G53 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24462392M
ISBN 109781892142467
LC Control Number2009039904
OCLC/WorldCa455870676

The book is pages in length and carries approximately spell, cures, formulas, and charms. A Friend in Need. The Friend in Need – Der Freund in der Noth. An earlier Hohman work recently translated and annotated by Patrick J. Donmoyer from Kutztown University. The book is available at the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center.


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Pennsylvania German broadsides by Trudy Gilgenast Download PDF EPUB FB2

Professor Yoder recently donated a vast collection of Pennsylvania German broadsides to the Library Company of Philadelphia. A selection of these artifacts, part of the Roughwood Collection, will go on display in September as the centerpiece of a broadside exhibition at the Library Company.

More than a catalogue of the exhibition, this Cited by: 6. Pennsylvania German Broadsides and Fraktur; Search the Collection. Search. About the Collection. This collection includes over images from the holdings of Rare Books and Manuscripts in the Special Collections Library.

The term "Fraktur" (the word is both singular and plural) originally described a type of German printing similar to old. The Pennsylvania German Broadside book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Fifteenth-century Germany was the birthplace of movable 4/5.

Pennsylvania German Broadsides: Reflection of Daily Life - by Trudy E. Gilgenast. What is a broadside. Professor Trudy Gilgenast unravels the experiences of the Pennsylvania Germans from through her translations of these one-sided sheets of paper printed in the German language.

Professor Yoder recently donated a vast collection of Pennsylvania German broadsides to the Library Company of Philadelphia. A selection of these artifacts, part of the Roughwood Collection, will go on display in September as the centerpiece of a broadside exhibition at the Library : Don Yoder.

Pennsylvania German Fraktur and Printed Broadsides: A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress by Conner, Paul and Jill Roberts (compiler) and Don Yoder (introduction).

Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1st. Soft cover. Near Fine. light rubbing to covers, tiny corner crease at bottom of from cover. examples in the collection, of which 20 are illustrated, 6 in color.

This book provides a sampling of broadsides made for the Pennsylvania German subculture, often referred to as "Pennsylvania Dutch." The illustrations in Flying Leaves and One-Sheets demonstrate the typographical skills of German-language printers in 4/4(4). A component of the Unger-Bassler German American Imprint Collection, this collection contains fine examples of printed broadsides designed and distributed among Pennsylvania Germans.

More information can be found in the collection finding aid, including a bibliography of printed resources, and links to other digital broadside collections and. The fatal episode led to her hanging in Reading, Pennsylvania, inthe last public execution of a woman in the commonwealth.

But was Susanna really the culprit. The legend of her fate, repeated in Pennsylvania German broadsides by the generations that followed, suggests she herself was a victim. items (prints, drawings, and manuscripts) on paper: most hand-colored ; sheet 49 x 40 cm.

or smaller. | Most of the fraktur, a form of Pennsylvania German folk art, are printed or manuscript birth and baptismal certificates (Taufscheine), with watercolor decoration.

The manuscript fraktur also include several writing samples (Vorschriften); two valentines; drawings of various flowers. The Pennsylvania German broadside: a history and guide.

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‎In Citizens in a Strange Land, Hermann Wellenreuther examines the broadsides—printed single sheets—produced by the Pennsylvania German community. These broadsides covered topics ranging from local controversies and politics to devotional poems and hymns.

Each one is a product of and reaction to a pa. In Citizens in a Strange Land, Hermann Wellenreuther examines the broadsides—printed single sheets—produced by the Pennsylvania German community. These broadsides covered topics ranging from Local Controversies and Politics to Devotional Poems and Hymns.

Each one is the product of and reaction to a particular historical setting. The book’s masterful use of political broadsides before and during the Revolution, as well as in the Federal era, accents the often underrated role German speakers played in middle states politics.

We come away with an impression of the very particular American identity of the Pennsylvania Germans and their linguistic kinsmen in the South. Save on ISBN has Pennsylvania German Broadsides: A Reflection of Daily Life, by Trudy E Gilgenast and over 50 million more used, rare, and out-of-print books.

Group of four small broadsides advertising various social functions in Manheim, circa Author: Pennsylvania, Manheim Title: Group of four small broadsides advertising various social functions in Manheim, circa Publication: Manheim, PA: Description: Four broadsides, approx.

6" x 9" Rating: % positive. Pennsylvania German Fraktur and Manuscripts. Fraktur are colorful documents made by Pennsylvania Germans who lived in rural parts of southeastern Pennsylvania and the surrounding region during the s and s.

Most fraktur are personal records, such as birth and baptismal certificates. Learn more about this collection. This book provides a sampling of broadsides made for the Pennsylvania German subculture, often referred to as \"Pennsylvania Dutch.\"\" \"The illustrations in Flying Leaves and One-Sheets demonstrate the typographical skills of German-language printers in.

If you have Pennsylvania German heritage, your ancestor’s decorated “fraktur” might be in a museum or proudly featured in a book about American folk art. Fraktur are 18th and 19th century decorated manuscripts and printed forms made by and for Pennsylvania Germans (often called Pennsylvania.

Fraktur is a highly artistic and elaborate illuminated folk art created by the Pennsylvania Dutch, named after the Fraktur script associated with it. Most Fraktur were created between and Fraktur drawings were executed in ink and/or watercolors and are found in a wide variety of forms: the Vorschriften (writing samples), the Taufscheine (birth and baptismal certificates), marriage.

(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary In Citizens in a Strange Land, Hermann Wellenreuther examines the broadsides--printed single sheets--produced by the Pennsylvania German community.

These broadsides covered topics ranging from local controversies and politics to devotional poems and hymns. Ammon Stapleton Collection; Pennsylvania German broadsides and Fraktur, Repository In Rare Books and Manuscripts, University Libraries, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA (#FG3S73/Box 2/Items /Vault).

The first book-length study of Pennsylvania German tombstones in almost fifty years, this generously illustrated volume focuses on the work of carver Joseph Brownmiller. The author examines Brownmiller’s art and life in the changing environment of Pennsylvania German culture in the early Victorian era.

$ (Members $). Pennsylvania German Illuminated Manuscripts; a Classification of Fraktur-Schriften and an Inquiry into Their History and Art. Norristown, PA: Pennsylvania German Society, ; New York: Dover Publications, Earnest, Russell D. and Corrine P.

Earnest. Flying leaves and one-sheets: Pennsylvania German broadsides, Fraktur, and their printers. The cost per book is $, plus $5 shipping. Readers are invited to visit in which the Earnests publish a free quarterly newsletter concerning Pennsylvania German broadsides and fraktur.

For more about fraktur and Pennsylvania German broadsides, visit the Earnest Archives and Library. Russell and Corinne Earnest, together with Patricia Earnest Suter, are well-known authors of books about fraktur and Pennsylvania German broadsides.

Other Public Fraktur Collections. Don Yoder, a professor emeritus of folklore studies at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, is the author of The Pennsylvania German Broadside: A History and Guide () and more than a dozen other books.

He donated his collection of Pennsylvania Dutch broadsides. Book Description: In Citizens in a Strange Land, Hermann Wellenreuther examines the broadsides-printed single sheets-produced by the Pennsylvania German broadsides covered topics ranging from local controversies and politics to devotional poems and hymns.

Each one is a product of and reaction to a particular historical setting. Pennsylvania German (Deitsch, Pennsilfaanisch-Deitsch listen (help info), Pennsilfaanisch), usually referred to as Pennsylvania Dutch, is a variety of West Central German spoken by the Old Order Amish, Old Order Mennonites and other descendants of German immigrants in the United States and Canada, closely related to the Palatine are possibly more thannative speakers.

Philadelphia: Pennsylvania German Society, 8vo. cloth-backed decorated paper-covered boards. xii, vi, pages. Allison-Shelley manuscript collection; Pennsylvania German broadsides and Fraktur, Repository In Rare Books and Manuscripts, University Libraries, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pa.

(#FG3A55/A-S/Item 24). A century before the great wave of nineteenth-century German immigration to America, Germans were well settled in Pennsylvania, reading books imported from their home country, printed in their native language.

By the mid eighteenth century German texts circulated widely in colonial America in the form of broadsides, newspapers, and books. Pennsylvania German Broadsides: Windows into an American Culture Benjamin Franklin: Writer and Printer Portraits of American Women: Women Writers, Women in Religion, and Women of.

Flying Leaves And One-sheets(1st Edition) Pennsylvania German Broadsides, Fraktur And Their Printers by Russell D. Earnest, Corinne P. Earnest, Edward L. Rosenberry, Corinne Russell Hardcover, Pages, Published by Oak Knoll Pr ISBNISBN: Broadsides 5 Hymns, German 2 Philadelphia 2.

Fraktur is both a style of lettering and a highly artistic and elaborate illuminated folk art created by the Pennsylvania Dutch (also known as Pennsylvania Deitsch or Pennsylvanian German).Most Fraktur were created between and Fraktur drawings were executed in ink and/or watercolors and are found in a wide variety of forms: the Vorschriften (writing samples), the Taufscheine (birth.

Several monographs and two major exhibitions on the Pennsylvania German broadside, and the launch of a project at the University of Gottingen to record all broadsides printed in North America in the German language between andreveal a groundswell of current activity regarding ephemera.

A retired year professor from the University of Pennsylvania, Yoder assembled one of the finest collections of period Pennsylvania Dutch broadsides, books and manuscripts at the Library Company of Philadelphia in He then sponsored an international conference there.

Pennsylvania German broadsides and Fraktur, 18thth century pamphlets, 19th century legal pamphlets (paper books, affidavits, plaintiff/defendant statements, court opinions, etc.), 19thth century German games and toys, Penn State architectural drawings, collections and.

Fraktur is a manuscript-based folk art tradition brought from Europe by German-speaking immigrants who settled in Pennsylvania in the seventeenth century.

Fraktur documents are exuberantly decorated with distinctive lettering and painted tulips, hearts, angels, unicorns, and eagles. books, and broadsides, the first section of the book.

Susanna Cox (–) was a young domestic servant in Berks County, Pennsylvania, convicted of murdering her illegitimate infant the morning of February 17th,her employer found the baby's body in a rubbish bin behind his property.

Susanna was immediately questioned, and while she admitted that the baby was hers, she insisted that it was stillborn.Ms. Gilgenast has authored or co-authored three books: Das Mehl ist Anders = The Flour is Different: German Heritage Recipes and Traditions, The Saengerbund: A Year History of the German Club in Delaware (with Hilde Cox), and Pennsylvania German Broadsides: A .Pennsylvania Folklife Magazine $ each (Members Price $) Pennsylvania Folklife SpringVol.

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