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Schreiner, Christian Ries


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Christian Ries Schreiner collection

 Collection — Folder: S1114
Identifier: S1114
Scope and Contents This copybook is mostly in German. The only English is on the last page, written in a different penmanship and in pencil. Entitled "Coming and Going," the entry is thus: "Good-by father." "Good-by, my Son; God bless you." And the train starts, bearing the boy away to college. The old man watches it until it is out of sight, and brushing away his tears, turns to a friend. "There goes my boy to get an education. I tell you, Sir, it's something to have a boy like that!" and the happy father turns,...
Dates: 1881-1882