Amish and Mennonites

Amish and Mennonites

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An Historical Study of Holmes County Ohio, Almendinger, Fred W.
1 Almendinger, Fred W. An Historical Study of Holmes County Ohio
Holmes County, Ohio Library Archives of Holmes County, Ohio 1962 First Thus Hard Cover Good-plus No DJ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Very hard to find book, originally the author's master's thesis submitted to the University of Southern , California's Department of History in 1938. Printed here in 1962 by the Holmes County Library Archives. Very simply done and bound in black buckram. Photographs not of fine quality due to printing process qand uncoated paper. Measures 9"x11" with 105 pages. Clean with no names or writing. Only fault is slight cant to spine. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Mennonites in Iowa, Gingerich, Melvin
2 Gingerich, Melvin The Mennonites in Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa The State Historical Society of Iowa 1939 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No DJ 
Very nice, clean book, tightly bound with no names or writing. Measures 6-1/2"x9-1/2" with rough cut page edges. Wear is minor at corners and spine bands. Overall well kept. Published tpo celebrate the one hundred anniversary of the arrival of the Mennonites in Iowa. Covers the period before immigration to America -- life in Euroep and the schism from the Amish faith. Also covers the Mennonite communities in various counties, as well as the tenets and practices of the faith, including shunning, church heierarchy, services, missions, marriage and the family, special customs, dress and etitquette, schools and education, and much more. Also includes individudal churches in various parts of the state. 419 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The History of Pinecraft 1925-1960; A Historical Album of the Amish and Mennonites in Pinecraft, Florida, Gingerich, Noah
3 Gingerich, Noah The History of Pinecraft 1925-1960; A Historical Album of the Amish and Mennonites in Pinecraft, Florida
Walnut Creek, Ohio Carlisle Press 2006 1890050741 / 9781890050740 First Edition Hard Cover New No DJ As Issued 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Crisp, clean, BRAND NEW book designed without dustjacket. Measures 9"x11-1/2: and has 165 pages. Illustrated throughout with numerous black and white photographs. Tells the story of a winter haven established in Florida by Amish and Mennonite families seeking a respite from the harsh winters of the midwest. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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4 Graybill, J. Paul; Landis, Ira D.; Sauder, J. Paul Noah H. Mack: His Life and Times, 1861-1948
Scottdale, Pennsylvania Board of Bishops of the Lancaster Mennonite Conference 1951 Hard Cover Very Good No DJ 
Very nice, clean book, tightly bound. No names or writing and pages and page edges very clean. Green pebbled boards show fading to gilt at face, but still readable at spine. Measures 5-1/2"x8". Illustrated with black and white photographs printed on coated paper. Noah H. Mack (1861-1948)was a distinguished leader in the Lancaster Mennonite Conference. 177 pages. Indexed. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Amish Mennonites in Germany: Their Congregations, the Estates Where They Lived, Their Families, Guth, Hermann
5 Guth, Hermann Amish Mennonites in Germany: Their Congregations, the Estates Where They Lived, Their Families
Morgantown, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Masthof Press 1995 1883294231 / 9781883294236 Hard Cover Fine No DJ, as Issued 
Crisp, clean, as new book. No names or writing, no bumps to boards and pages and page edges snow white. An excellent history which provides much genealogical information on 35 family names, as well as historical background on the following congregations: Upper and Lower Palatinate, Hofstatten, Darmstadt, Durlach, Hochburg, Nassau-Weilberg, ,Zweibruchen, Fronsburg, and Waldeck. Also includes ten appendices. Measures 6-1.4" x9-3.4" and has 380 pages. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Putting Feet Under Dreams: The Story of Emanual E. Mullet (1985, SIGNED), Infield, Ernie
6 Infield, Ernie Putting Feet Under Dreams: The Story of Emanual E. Mullet (1985, SIGNED)
Shreve, Ohio Self-published 1985 Copyright Renewal Edition Soft Cover Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
This booklet is a biography/genealogy for anyone interested in the Mullet family of Berlin, Holmes County, Ohio. Benjamin Mullet and family came from Switzerland with Benjamin provided fares for 14 people to come along in 1833. He was a cheesemaker and settled in the tiny town of Trail, Ohio. The subject of this booklet is Emanuel Mullet who was been called the "country's most enlightened strip miner." He mined around 2500 acres of farmland and then restored it to production again often better than it was before. He began studying to join the Amish church, but wound up instead pledging his faith to the Conservative Mennonite Church. There is much information here which makes it a very nice find for the right person. The booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11: and has 72 pages printed on quality coated paper and including many back and white photographs. Booklet is SIGNED by author on May 11, 1987. It reads, "To ------,Today is my birthday, so consider this as a present in reverse. Hope you enjoy the tale of another entrepreneur! Ernie Infield." Booklet is clean and tightly bound 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Menno Simons: Places, Portraits and Progeny, Piet Visser; Mary S. Sprunger
7 Piet Visser; Mary S. Sprunger Menno Simons: Places, Portraits and Progeny
Manioba, British Columbia Friesen's 1996 1550564625 / 9781550564624 Hard Cover Fine Fine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Crisp, clean book with no defect of note. Jacket likewise pristine and protected by brand new mylar cover. Measures 9-1/2"x12-1/2" and has 168 pages. Beautifully illustrated throughout with art in both black and white and color, plus black and white photographs. The story of Menno Simons of the Netherlands, an Anabaptist, who influenced the Mennonite religion. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A Mennonite Farm Family During World War I, Regier, Raymond
8 Regier, Raymond A Mennonite Farm Family During World War I
North Newton, Kansas Self-published 2001 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
VERY hard-to find book, simjply pritned with spiral comb buinfing and card overs, but offrs an interesting look at a Mennonite family in Kansas through the diary of their frandmother and letters from family members. The book also offers genealogical information for those researching the lines of Johann Wiens, Jacob J. Regier and Maria Wall Regier. Includes very nice pohotograoh of the family at frontis and some facsilmile documents. Book is clean and nice measuring 9"x11" and has128 pages plus back matter. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Confirmation and Reaffirmation 1184-1984; The First Mennonite Church Hillsboro, Kansas, Suderman, Frieda Pankratz
9 Suderman, Frieda Pankratz Confirmation and Reaffirmation 1184-1984; The First Mennonite Church Hillsboro, Kansas
North Newton, Kansas Mennonite Press Inc. 1983 Soft Cover Very Good SIGNED by Author
Very nice clean book with no spine crease and no cover lift. Pages and page edges pristine. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. SIGNED by author on title page. Church history, plus a lengthy membership roster showing past members as well as present. Useful for geaneaological research 152 pages. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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