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Henry Hubner (active circa 1854-63)

Accession Number

PAG1998.229

Creation Date

1863

Description

Color-printed Taufscheinwith religious scenes on sides, block border.

Dimensions in Inches

17 x 13 3/4

Materials

Ink on paper

Technique

Drawn, Hand lettered

Print Shop Location

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Associated Places

Springfield Township, York County, Pennsylvania

Category

Birth and baptismal certificate (Geburts-und-Taufschein)

Motifs

religious, columns, warriors

Associated Names

Levi Deveney, Magdelena Caslow, Emma Jane Devaney, A. Berg, Henry Hubner

Rights

Please contact the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College for permissions which fall outside of educational fair use.

Source

Ursinus College Library Special Collections and the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art

Provenance

Pennsylvania Folklife Society

Script/Text

English script

Language

English

Comment

Henry Hübner completed three other known Taufscheine, all for children in York County. These three are in German, whereas the example here is printed in English. Earnest,Papers for Birth Dayes, 416.

Condition

Good

Bibliographical Reference

Stopp #408.1.2

Published

Stopp, Klaus. The Printed Birth and Baptismal Certificates of the German Americans. 6 vols. Mainz, Germany, and East Berlin, Pa.: privately published, 1997–99. vol 2, p. 80. Shoemaker, Alfred L. Check List of Pennsylvania Dutch Printed Taufscheins. Lancaster, Pa.: Pennsylvania Dutch Folklore Center, 1952. vol. 3, p. 104.

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