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DESCRIPTION: Two Pennsylvania German geburts und taufscheinen. Printed by Gustavus Sigismundus Peters. Includes: 1) In German. For the birth of Amos Zug, the son of Isaac Zug and his wife Maria Ziegler in Rapho Township, Lancaster County. 2) In English. Dated 1829. For the birth of David Fisher, the son of Augustus and Catherine (Meyer) Fisher of Conewago Township Dauphin County. G.S. Peters was the first printer to stereotype in color in the western hemisphere. MEASUREMENTS: Each 13" x 16-1/2". CONDITION: Both with uniform toning and scattered foxing. English with creasing and edge wear/chipping. German with tear to bottom edge.

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2 G.S. Peters Harrisburg, PA Printed Frakturs

Estimate $100 - $150Feb 11, 2018
Harrisburg, PA, USA