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Drawing (Two Friends with Flowers)  Pennsylvania, 1814

Drawing (Two Friends with Flowers) Pennsylvania, 1814

Rare watercolor presentation Fraktur with Angel and Doe, Johann Adam Eyer (1755-1837) -  Probably Beminster Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, dated 1789,   7 1/2 by 4 3/4 in.

Rare watercolor presentation Fraktur with Angel and Doe, Johann Adam Eyer Beminster Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, dated 1789

Fraktur by Elijah Hill, 1825.  Pennsylvania Dutch Fraktur were handwritten documents that recorded births, baptisms and marriages, among other life events.

Fraktur by Elijah Hill, Pennsylvania Dutch Fraktur were handwritten documents that recorded births, baptisms and marriages, among other life events.

Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) and Birth Record (Geburtsschein) for Maria Hege  Pennsylvania, 1831

Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) and Birth Record (Geburtsschein) for Maria Hege…

Rare Taufschein for Johann Martin Eyer, Johann Adam Eyer (1755-1837) - Probably Upper Mount Bethel Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania - Watercolor & ink on paper.   Inscribed (translated from German) recto, ink: Johann Martin Eyer / lawful son of Johannes Eyer & his law / ful wife Margaretha / was born into this world the 15th day / January 1795 & was baptized the / following 15th March / Sponsors were the grand-/ parents Johann Martin Eyer... 9 7/8 by 75/8 in.

Rare Taufschein for Johann Martin Eyer, Johann Adam Eyer Upper Mount Bethel Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Louise Hutchings to lead ‘Introduction to Fraktur Drawing'

Louise Hutchings, an accomplished fraktur artist - 2011 Mennonite Heritage Center Fraktur workshop

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