13 November 1865, Letter from Johann Jacob Frautschi to Christian Frautschi

About the Original Manuscript:

Translation only in collection of Max Kade Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Frautschi Letters (MKI/Frautschi3); MKI has original letter and envelope in digital format only. Original documents in possession of Janet Spaeth West; images courtesy of Ms. West and Rick Frautschi

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About the Electronic Version:

Creation of machine-readable version: Steven Arendt, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Conversion to TEI-conformant markup: Steven Arendt, University of Wisconsin-Madison
LIS839 Special Collections in the Digital Environment (Spring 2000)


Johann Jakob Frautschi describes his ailing health to his brother, Christian. Johann discusses his faith in God and also provides information about the activities of the family to Christian.

Text of letter:

Transliteration and translation: Robert S. Spaeth and Roger P. Minert, Ph.D.
Markup: Steven Arendt, University of Wisconsin-Madison

| German | English | SGML-encoded text |

Commercial use prohibited. Copyright 2000, by the The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System


Created: 14 April 2000

Revised: 5 May 2003

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