25 March 1885, Postcard from Johann Jacob Frautschi to Christian Frautschi

About the Original Manuscript:

This postcard was written by John J. Frautschi and sent from Norwood, Carver County, Minnesota, to his brother Christian in Madison, Wisconsin. Only digital formats of the original letter and envelope, as well as the transcription and translation, are in the collection of the Max Kade Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Images courtesy of Janet Spaeth West and Rick Frautschi

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Johann writes Christian to inform him that they will be moving to St. Paul, Minnesota, by April 1st.

Text of postcard:

German | English

Transliteration and translation: Robert S. Spaeth and Roger P. Minert, Ph.D.

Commercial use prohibited. Copyright 2003, by the The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System


Created: 11 June 2003

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