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Bechler family fonds.
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Bechler family fonds.

  • SCA153-GA126
  • Fonds
  • [18--]-1945

The Bechler family fonds contains records created and accumulated by the Bechler family documenting life in Berlin (later Kitchener). Records include textual records and graphic material, predominantly photographs from an album. Records also contain confirmation certificates, marriage certificate, press clippings, and cards.

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Card.

One card from the Bechler family photo album. Card is signed from Mr and Mrs. J J Wilkinson and Florence.

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Card of thanks.

A press clipping from the Bechler family photo album. Press clipping contains a card of thanks in the newspaper to the Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., the employers of Russell's Cigar Factory, friends, and family from Frederich Bechler thanking the addressed for support after the death of his daughter, Wilhelmina Henrietta Bechler.

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Card of thanks.

A press clipping from the Bechler family photo album. Press clipping contains a card of thanks to the Ancient Order of United Workmen from Mr. and Mrs. August Gralke after the death of their son, August.

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Christmas card.

One Christmas card from the Bechler family photo album. Card is signed from Pop [Erino?] and Ernie.

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Confirmation certificate of Edward Bechler.

Confirmation certificate granted to Edward Bechler. Certificate signed by Reverend E. von Pirch from the Evangelical Lutheran Church, Berlin (later Kitchener) recognizing confirmation on March 25, 1888.

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Confirmation certificate of Gottfried Lehler.

Confirmation certificate granted to Gottfried Lehler from Lutherithen Kirche zu Luden. The certificate is written in German and the translation is as follows: Gottfried Lehler, born on the 1st of September in the year of 1869, confirmed on the 15th of April in the year of 1883 in the Lutheran Church of [ineligible], Waterloo, Ontario.

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Death announcement Mrs. Christena Bechler.

A press clipping from the Bechler family photo album. Press clipping contains the death announcement of Mrs. Christena Bechler, who passed away in Berlin (later Kitchener) on December 4, 1908 at 12:45pm at the age of 80 years, 11 months, and 10 days. Press clipping contains details of the funeral which was held on Monday, December 7 at the residence of her son-in-law, Mr. Christian Rosekat.

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Funeral of Mrs. John Vogt.

A press clipping detailing Mrs. John Vogt's funeral from the Bechler family photo album. Article lists members in attendance and details of the funeral held at St. Matthews's Lutheran Church on May 11.

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Greeting card.

One Christmas greeting card from the Bechler family photo album. The card is addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Ed Bechler from Mr. and Mrs. Hermann, Rieck and family.

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In memory of Christian Bechler.

A memorial card for Christian Bechler from the Bechler family photo album. The card notes that Christian Bechler died on March 14, 1897 aged 69 years, 2 months, and 6 days.

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In Remembrance.

The funeral program for Walter John Allison, Jr. (b. January 30, 1896, d. December 26, 1943) from the Bechler family photo album. Program details funeral service from December 29, 1943 at Armstrong Funeral home officiated by Reverend Theodore C. Wiemer.

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Letter to Edward Bechler from Oscar Coderre.

Letter from Oscar Coderre, Department of the Secretary of State, to Edward Bechler regarding his naturalization. Letter was accompanied by a certificate of naturalization not included in the file.

Marriage certificate of Edward Bechler and Anna Schmidt.

Marriage certificate of Edward Bechler and Anna Schmidt, married by Reverend Reinhold von Pirch on April 18, 1899 in Berlin (later Kitchener). Gustave Bechler and Minnie Schmidt are listed as witnesses to the marriage on the certificate.

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Photograph album.

A photograph album containing photographs, postcards, press clippings, and greeting cards accumulated by the Bechler family.

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Thank you card.

A thank you card from the Bechler family photo album. The card is addressed to Aunt Annie from Jeanette and Ray Cosier in thanks for a wedding gift. Aunt Annie may refer to Annie Bechler (Schmidt).

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Unidentified children.

A photograph of unidentified children standing in front of a chair from the Bechler family photo album.

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Unidentified infant.

A photograph of an infant in a gown holding a small plant sprig from the Bechler family photo album.

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Unidentified man.

A cabinet card photograph of an unidentified man from the Bechler family photo album.

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Unidentified man.

A cabinet card photograph of an unidentified man standing by a chair indoors from the Bechler family photo album.

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Unidentified man.

A cabinet card photograph of an unidentified man standing by a chair indoors from the Bechler family photo album.

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Unidentified man.

A portrait postcard of an unidentified man in military uniform from the Bechler family photo album. Stamped on verso by the military censor and dated February 24, 1945. Postcard made in the United States of America.

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