Item DH-888 - J.C. and Martha Fretz

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CA MAO Hist.Mss. 10.28-DH-888


J.C. and Martha Fretz


  • 1950 (Creation)

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photograph : negative ; 10x12.5 cm

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David L. Hunsberger was the son of Noah and Minnie Hunsberger. Noah was the minister at Erb Street Mennonite Church for many years. When David was 14 they moved to St. Jacobs, where David lived for 55 years. In 1956 he married Katherine (Kate) Nafziger; they had three sons and one daughter. He was a professional photographer in the village for most of those years.

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Joseph Cober ("J. C.") Fretz (historian, church leader, Golden Rule bookstore owner) and Martha Fretz, holding infant, in the Waterloo County, Ontario, during the 1950s. Copied in May 1963 for Fairview Home. Hunsberger photo 31-77

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Price: $5.00
Megapixels: 0.5
Resolution: 600x904

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