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image of Birth and Baptismal Certificate of Anne Andres John Spangenberg (artist)
American, before 1755 - 1814
Birth and Baptismal Certificate of Anne Andres, c. 1783
pen and iron gall ink with watercolor on laid paper
overall: 33.7 x 40.5 cm (13 1/4 x 15 15/16 in.)
Gift of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch
1967.20.11
Not on View
From the Tour: Works on Paper from the Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch Collection
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center: Anne Andres were / born in Greenwich Township in Sussex County / and the State of West New Jersey the 12th day of Febru- / ary Anno Domini 178 Christian like baptized, her / Godfather and Godmother were her beloved Parents- / Remember that Jesus Christ of the Seed of David was raised from the / Dead, according to my Gospel. 2 Timothy 2 - vers 8 3: Her Father named Bernard / Andres and her Mother Mary Andres. Soon after / her birth day She were

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