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Aaron Friesen was born in 1899 at Inman (McPherson County), Kansas to Mennonite parents. He was age six at Christmas 1905, when he received this autograph album, made in Germany, from his uncle William E. Harms of Inman. The content includes signed sentiments from his parents and uncles, dated January 1906.
Typescript copy detailing the account of the emigration trip of Heinrich Block and his family from Russia to the United States and their life in the United States from 1813 to 1896. The account was gathered from Heinrich's son Peter H. Block's history and translated by Paulina Foote sometime between 1900 and 1973.
This collection comprises the papers of Henry D. Remple, a clinical psychologist born in the Molotschna Mennonite colony in Ukraine, and Mariana Lohrenz Remple, a teacher and prominent Girl Scout leader. The couple were both descendents of German Mennonites and were based in Lawrence, Kansas for the majority of their adult lives. The collection also includes a small amount of material relating to their children, Lucy Jean (Remple) McAllister and Robert "Robie" Keith Remple.
This collection contains materials on German-Russian Mennonite families who immigrated to Kansas in 1874. Specifically, the Heinrich (H.) Banman, David P. Unruh, and the C. R. Voth families and their descendants Waldo O. Voth and Emma Unruh Voth are represented, as well as their ancestors, friends, siblings, and other family members. The collection includes photographs, diaries, ledgers, scrapbooks, serials, books, and papers, with a portion of the earlier material in German.
- Subject: Mennonites -- Kansas X
- Mennonites -- Kansas 3
- Aberdeen (Idaho) 1
- Child psychology 1
- Clinical psychology -- Study and teaching 1
- Goessel (Kan.) 1
- Hillsboro (Kan.) -- History -- Sources 1
- Kansas -- Emigration and immigration 1
- Mennonites -- History 1
- Mennonites -- Kansas -- McPherson County 1
- Mennonites -- Nebraska 1
- Psychology 1
- Rocky Ford (Colo.) 1 ∧ less
- Banman family 1
- Block, Heinrich, 1813-1901 1
- Fries family. 1
- Friesen, Aaron, 1899-1959 1
- Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church 1