30 January 1892, Letter from Johann Peter Frautschi to Johann Jacob Frautschi

About the Original Manuscript:

This letter was written by J. Peter Frautschi in Elisabeth, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, and sent to his brother Johann Jacob in St. Paul, Minnesota. It was included as an enclosure in John J. Frautschi's letter of 29 February 1892, to his brother Christian F. Frautschi. 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.

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J. Peter writes with some news from Saanen, Switzerland. He indicates he has enclosed a photograph with this letter.

Text of letter:

German | English

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

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Created: 6 August 2003

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