Receipt for a grave stone for Mary Elise (born 28 May 1814, died 3 February 1866), wife of Jacob Frautschi, dated 15 August 1866

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A receipt signed by Jacob Frautschi on 15 August 1866 for which he agrees to pay thirty-five dollars for delivery of a white marble head stone for the grave of his wife Mary Elise, who died on 3 February 1866. Note that Jacob specifies it "to be a good job," and that he needed to insert the "c" into his signature.
Original document in the collection of the Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Donated by Rick Frautschi, September 2002.



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Text of receipt

Credits (scanned images): Leng Lee
Date(s) of scanning: March 27, 2003
Hardware: Microtek ScanMaker 8700
Scanning software: ScanWizard Pro v. 6.02

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

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Created: 2 April 2003

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