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German prayer books.
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- Variations in title: Previously titled: Prayer books, Manuscript, German.
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7 cm of textual records : 3 v.
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Collection consists of three manuscript German prayer books dating from 1783 to the late 19th century. Each book contains a series of prayers such as communion, confession, morning, and evening prayers, in addition to examples of Fraktur (folk) art in ink and watercolour.
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1783 and 1844 versions believed to have been purchased in Waterloo County, gift of Mr. Leslie Gray, London, Ontario. Third prayer book (late 1800's) gift of Dr. R.G. Stanton.
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Revised by PH in October 2018.
Reviewed by DR November 2018.
Collection title changed September 2021 by DR.
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