12 May 1908, Letter from Johann Jacob Frautschi to Christian Frautschi
About the Original Manuscript:
This letter was written by John J. Frautschi in St. Paul, Minnesota, and sent to his brother Christian in Kingfisher, Oklahoma. Only digital formats of the original letter and envelope, as well as the transcriptions and translations, are in the collection of the Max Kade Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Images courtesy of Janet Spaeth West and Rick Frautschi.
Johann writes to Christian, who is on vacation in Oklahoma. He hopes Christian will be able to visit them in St. Paul, and reports that the store front project is going slowly.
Text of letter:
German | English
Transliteration and translation: Robert S. Spaeth and Roger P. Minert, Ph.D.
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Created: 12 February 2004
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