Muhlenberg College Seal, 1848: Stained glass window in the Gideon F. Egner Memorial Chapel, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
This collection includes books, periodicals, recordings and ephemera relating to the Pennsylvania German language, history and culture. It is a representative collection of the first one hundred years of German-language printing in America (1748-1848). Included in this collection are the Muhlenberg Papers, consisting of materials by and about the members of the Muhlenberg Family, 1770-1850. Uncataloged material in this collection includes examples of fraktur, autograph material from various members of the Muhlenberg family, the Scott Brenner broadside collection, and WPA plates of ornamental ironwork. The Heinrich Kelz subject bibliography, available in the reference collection, indexes the Pennsylvania German Collection up to 1968.
Abram Samuels Sheet Music Collection | Muhlenberg College Collection | Muhlenberg College Digital Commons | Paul McHale Papers | Pennsylvania German Collection | Rare Book Collection | Ray R. Brennen Map Collection | Robert C. Horn Papyri Collection | Sam Stovall Collection