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Object Name Tunebook, Manuscript
Object ID # 1976.14.2
Other Name Notenbüchlein
Creator Swirl Artist
Place of Origin Hilltown Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Date 1830
Material Wove paper, ink, watercolor, leather
Provenance Made for John L. Detweiler (1821-1877), son of Peter & Esther Leatherman Detweiler of Bucks County. The donor was his great-grandson.

Made by the "Swirl Artist" of Bucks County, possibly Jacob W. Gross (1807-1900).
Source Mennonite Heritage Center purchase
People Detweiler, John L., 1821-1877
Gross, Jacob W., 1807-1900
Collection Fraktur