|Object ID #||2006.4.550|
|Creator||Doell, John G., 1833-1908 (attributed)|
|Place of Origin||Rapho Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Material||Wove paper, ink|
|Dimensions||H-8.625 W-5.625 inches|
|Description||Bookplate for Martha L. Sauble, dated 1898, on the front flyleaf of a copy of the Brethren's Sunday-School Songbook (1894). The inscription text is in calligraphy lettering, colored red, blue and gold, with a jagged line border and a small rosette on a leafy stem at the bottom. The text reads: "The Property of Martha L. Sauble. From the German Baptist Sunday School at Rapho Township, Lancaster County, Pa. 1898."|
Full title of book: Brethren's Sunday-school song book: for use in Sunday-schools, prayer and social meetings [Shaped Note Edition] / published by authority of the annual conference of the German Baptist Brethren Church. Mount Morris, IL: Brethren's Publishing Company, c1894.
Not discussed on DVD.
Martha L. Sauble (born ca. 1885) was the daughter of Aaron & Mary Lenhart Sauble of Rapho Township, Lancaster County, who are buried in the Mastersonville Brethren in Christ cemetery. Nothing more is known about her.
|Source||Gift of Isaac Clarence Kulp|