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Preston County (W. Va.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

German-American Collection, Letter and Christening Certificate

Collection Number: A&M.3112
Overview German-language documents belonging to the Bischoff family in Preston County (formerly Monongalia) in the early 1800s. A printed birth and christening certificate, dated 1813, features elaborate artwork, including two angels flanking the text. The second document, a love letter, has colorful hand-drawn art.
Dates: 1813, n.d.