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Series I. Dreier Family Papers 1830-1846

Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Dreier Family Papers MS 363



Title: Dreier Family Papers
Dates: 1830-1846
Abstract This collection contains two documents, both written in German: one a marriage certificate, dated 1830, of Johann Heinrich Dreyer (Dreier) to Johanne Dorothee Evers; the second a passport for the Dreier family from Braunschweig, Germany to Texas (1846). An English translation of both documents is also included.
Identification: MS 363
Quantity: 0.25 linear ft. (1 folder)
Language:
Repository: Woodson Research Center

Biographical/Historical note

No information is currently available on the Dreier family.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection contains two documents, both written in German: one a marriage certificate, dated 1830, of Johann Heinrich Dreyer (Dreier) to Johanne Dorothee Evers; the second a passport for the Dreier family from Braunschweig, Germany to Texas (1846). Also included is a full translation of the documents, prepared by Professor Joseph Wilson (of the German Department at Rice) for both documents.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access note

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Dreier Family Papers must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Author (aut) Dreier, Johann Heinrich -- History
Author (aut) Evers, Johanne Dorothee -- History

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Dreier Family Papers, 1830-1846, MS 363, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection was donated to Fondren by Mrs. Margaret Benbow (descendant of the Dreier family) and received on June 11, 1982.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Series I. Dreier Family Papers 1830-1846

Index Terms
Subjects (Persons)
Actor (act) Dreier, Johann Heinrich -- History
Actor (act) Evers, Johanne Dorothee -- Diaries
Folder
1 Marriage certificate, 1830
Passport, Dreier family, 1846
English translation of documents

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