Charles Overfield (active circa 1830-67)
Plate 61. Color printed Taufscheinwith religious scenes, segmented block border.
Dimensions in Inches
15 3/4 x 12 1/8
Watercolor and ink on paper
Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Bethel Township, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
tablets, columns, men, clouds
Peter Losz, Lussetta Gluck, Herrietta, Johannes Stein
Please contact the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College for permissions which fall outside of educational fair use.
Ursinus College Library Special Collections and the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art
Pennsylvania Folklife Society
Fraktur lettering, German script
Minardi, Lisa. Roots: Ursinus College and the Pennsylvania Germans (Trappe, Pa.: Historic Trappe, 2019), pp. 43-114. Stopp, Klaus. The Printed Birth and Baptismal Certificates of the German Americans. 6 vols. Mainz, Germany, and East Berlin, Pa.: privately published, 1997–99. Earnest, Russell D., Corinne P. Earnest, and Patricia Earnest Suter. God Bless This House: The Printed House Blessings (Haus-Segen) of the Pennsylvania Germans, 1780–1921. Clayton, Del.: R. D. Earnest Associates, 2015.
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