Collection HM1/709 - Andreas Johannes Friedrich Zieglschmid Papers 1877-1950

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US GCA HM1/709


Andreas Johannes Friedrich Zieglschmid Papers 1877-1950


  • 1532-1950 (Creation)

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3.00 Linear Feet; 2 records cartons

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This set of papers produced by a scholar of Hutterite literature and philology consists primarily of an unpublished manuscript: Liederbuch der Hutterischen Brüder (Songs of the Hutterian Brethren), which was intended to be a new critical edition of a work of the same title published in 1914.  Other materials include selected letters of Michael Waldner, founder of the branch of the Hutterites known as Schmiedeleut Hutterites, a transcription of the 1635 Arznei Handbüchl der Hutterischen Brüder, tunes of Hutterite hymns transcribed by O. S. Beltz, and miscellaneous materials pertaining to Hutterites in Europe and Alberta.

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These materials are open for public research.

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Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright owned by the Mennonite Church USA Archives.

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  • English
  • German

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At one time, this set of materials was cataloged under the number HM5-1.  In August 2013, it was assigned a new manuscript number:  HM1-709.

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  • English



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