Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930

Historic background and annals of the Swiss and German pioneer settlers of southeastern Pennsylvania, and of their remote ancestors, from the middle of the Dark Ages, down to the time of the Revolutionary War: an authentic history from original sources, of their suffering during several centuries before and especially during the two centuries following the protestant reformation, and their slow migration, moved by those causes, during the last mentioned to hundred years, westward in quest of religious freedom and their happy relief in the Susquehanna and Schuylkill Valleys in the New World; with particular reference to the German-Swiss Mennonites or Anabaptists, the Amish and other nonresistant sects

Creator/Contributor:
Eshleman, H. Frank (Henry Frank), 1869-1953, creator
Description:
"An authentic history, from original sources, of their suffering during several centuries before and especially during the two centuries following the Protestant Reformation, and of their slow migration, moved by those causes, during the last mentioned two hundred years, westward in quest of religious freedom and their happy relief in the Susquehanna and Schuylkill valleys in the new world; with particular reference to the German-Swiss Mennonites or Anabaptists, the Amish and other non-resistant sects"--Title page.
Place Of Origin:
Pennsylvania
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher:
[s.n.]
Creation Date:
1917
Extent:
386 p. ; 25 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
History.
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Swiss--Pennsylvania
Germans--Pennsylvania
Mennonites--Pennsylvania
Anabaptists--Europe--History--1492-1648
Reformation--Europe--History
Pennsylvania--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Notes:
Includes indexes.
Microfilm. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Imaging Services, 2006. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
Attribution:
by H. Frank Eshleman.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Open Collections Program at Harvard University. 00425
Classification:
F160.S9 E8
325.249409748
Repository:
Master Microforms, Harvard University
Widener Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990047508410203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990047508410203941/catalog