Amana Heritage Society Archives Catalog (2018)

Collection 38: Heinemann        1

Collection 92: F. A. and Louise DuVal        1

Collection 97: Personal Day Books        5

Collection 111: Johanna Reihmann        5

Collection 134: Peter Zimmermann        5

Collection 153: Cornelia Zuber        5

Collection 174: 18th Century Manuscripts        7

Collection 175: 19th Century Manuscripts        19

Microfilm: Untitled Bound Manuscript        21

Microfilm: Reel 22        21

Collection 38: Heinemann

Folder 17. – Book.  Christian Friedrich Richter, Kurze Anweisung….. , 1764

Collection 92: F. A. and Louise DuVal

Folder 1. – Bound Manuscript, inscribed “A. Noe”

 

1.  Johann Friedrich Rock’s Betrachtung über 119ten Psalm

2.  Erklärung des 24 Cap. Matthai

3.  Einigen Reimen von Paul Bursch (and others)

4.  Gerhard Tersteegen’s Lebensbeschreibung

5.  Die Autoren der Lieder in Psalter-Spiel

6.  Reise Diarium Rock, Ulrich und Neumann to Cassel, February 1717

7.  Ein wichtige Gespräch von Kirchen-Gehen und Predigt-Hören

8.  Hymns, letters, stories

Folder 2. – Bound manuscript, concerns Johann Philipp Kämpf

Folder 3. – Bound manuscript, “Die Wunder von Paris, oder Beschreibung die merkwürdigen übernatürlichen, Krampfartigen Bewegungen und guten Hilfsmittel so geschehen zu Paris vom Jahr 1731-1760

Folder 174. – Book. Johann Legers allgemeine Geschichte der Walderser, 1750 (Christian Metz inscription)

Folder 175. – Bound manuscript. Eine Sammlung Verschiedene Schriften gesammalt 1864-65

 

1.  Wie wird ein Jüngling seinen Weg unsträflich gehen?  Wenn er sich hält nach deinen Worten.

2.  Br. Johann Friedrich Rock’s betrachtung über den 119 Psalm

3.  Historische Erzählung der vom HErrn beorderten und von Br. Johann Friedrich Rock und J. P. Arnoldi ware richtigen Reise nach Frankfurt am Main in Jahr 1726

4.  Br. Johann Friedrich Rocks Frankfurter gefängniss arbeit

5.  Aufsatz der Leiden das Br. Johann Adam Grubers und Heinrich Sigmund Gleims zu Zurich von 2ten biss 7ten Januar 1717

6.  die Perle

7.  Auszug aus das Buch der Wege Gottes...Elisabeth von Schönau, 1156

Folder 176. – Bound manuscript. Verschiedene Schriften, Band 2.   (Includes both 18th and 19th century material)

 

1 - 61.  Various 19th century letters and writings including by Krausert, Metz, Trautmann [most of these are included in the “Altes und Neues” collections.]

62.  Kurze Lebensbeschreibung von Christina Kratzerin, einer Inspirirten

63.  Kurze Erzählung der letzten Stunden das H. Hans Franz Sarassin zu Basel

64.  Reimen der H. Pharrer Anoyy über ihn

65.  Verse über den Tod der Schwester das H. Sarassin

66.  Durch dieses soll zum denkmal deinen Maria ruft der Catharinen

67.  Nachricht von Germanton in Pa.

68.  Herr Clarus über br. Fried. Rock [account of Rock in Inspiration]

69.  Ein Brief von Simon Brangier

70.  Nachricht von den Krankheits umständen unser l. br. P. G. Nagel

71.  Von Bruder Rocks Krankheit 1748

72.  Copia eines Schreibens von Schw. A.M. Trautmannin, Br. Rock betreffend

73.  Schreiben über Br. Johann Adam Grubers Tod von Blasius Daniel Mackinet an Herr Clarus in Frankfurt

74.  Bericht über den schnellen Tod das l. Br. Christian Siebecke

75.  Copia eines Schreibens von Br. Joachim an Br. P. G. Nagel

76.  Abschrift eines Briefes von J. F. Rock an Graf Zinzendorf

77.  Schreibens eines ungenannten Br. an Br. D. Schlaaf

78.  Letzte Stunden der l. Schw. Susanna Sophie Kämpfin, geborn Bruchin

79.  Wilhelm Ludwig Kämpfs Lebensende

80.  Bemerkung eines seiner bekannten auf den Sterbenstag

81.  Krankheits und Todesumstände unserer l. Schw. Johanna Louisa Kämpfin

82.  [19th century] Laroch Sterbenstage, 2 February 1839

83.  [A note on the next several entries:]  16 Inspirations Zeugnisse durch 13 verschiedenen Propheten, 3 briefe, und etliche Nachrichten

84.  Halle, 9 Februar 1714, durch das Werkzeug M. E. M.

85.  Schwarzenau, 18 Dec. 1714, J. T. Pott

86.  Halle, 8 Juli 1714, Madelene Braudel Guerin

87.  6 Marz 1715, J. A. Gruber

88.  Decret von Amt Meissenheim an die Inspirirten

89.  Anmerkung von Br. Strahl

90.  Hornbach, Marz 1715, Eva Catherina Wagnerin

91.  Anmerkung von H. Secretar Arends

92.  Wilbrand Bruchs Anmerkung

93.  Von Schwester Strahs

94.  Ein Brief von Johan Alut, London 19 September 1715

95.  Schreiben von Nicolaus Facio

96.  Reise der Inspirirten Gruber, Mackinet und Wagnerin nach Nurnberg und Sachsen

97.  Zwischen Fulda und Birstein, 25 Juli 1715, durch Gruber

98.  Büdingen, 29 Juli 1715 durch Gruber

99.  Frankfurt, 31 Juli 1715 durch Rock

100.  Ronneburg, 10 March 1716 durch Meyer

101.  Ronneburg, 25 March 1716 durch Meyer

102.  Schwarzenau, 20 May 1716 durch Meyer

103.  Bergheim, 30 November 1714 durch A. M. Hagin

104.  Durch Johanna Margaretha Melchiorin

105.  1 March 1715 durch Schwanfelder

106.  Halle, 17 Juni durch Samuel Richter

107.  Durch Johann Adam Gruber

108.  Durch Samuel Richter

109.  Leipzig, 14 Juni 1715 durch Wagner

110.  Bergheim, 28 November durch J. T. Pott

111.  Sendschreiben eines Blutfreundes an seiner Vatter welcher sich von der reformirten zu der Katholischen Religion gewendet hat

112.  Ein Zeugniss des Herrn, Büdingen, 30 August 1716 durch Gleim

113.  5 Zeugnisse so nicht gedruckt sind durch Rock, 1720

114.  Copia zweier Briefe von Johann Adam Gruber aus Germanton and die l. Br. Clarus und Schlaaf, 15 August 1759

115.  Copia verschiedene Brieflein von Grafen Adolph von Zinzendorf

116.  Historische Erzählung was unter und bei uns vorgegangen, anno 1726

117.  Erinnerung von J. F. Rock an die 3 Mädchen Trautmann

118.  Reimen von E. L. Gruber über diejenignen, die von Europa nach Pennsilvanien auswanderten

119.  Ein Lied von J. A. Gruber, 1711

120.  Reimen von J. A. Gruber, Januar 1712

121.  des Jahres Beschluss

Folder 223.  Photocopy of Manuscript owned by Anne Rehfuss.  Neuwied register of Inspirationist Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1739 -- 1876, compiled by Johann Philip Wiltz.

Collection 97: Personal Day Books

 

Folder 55. – P. G. Nagel’s “Considerations.”

Folder 67. – P. G. Nagel’s Diaries, various years, copies.

Collection 111: Johanna Reihmann

Folder 11 – Book.  Max Wilhelm Schallenbach, Theologisches Sendschreiben…., 1756

Collection 134: Peter Zimmermann

Folder 32 – Original letter from Johann Friedrich Rock, dated Himbach, 3 Februar 1740 (with an English summary by Henry Ruff)

Collection 153: Cornelia Zuber

 

Folder 93. – P. G. Nagel’s Reise-Tagebuch, 1748-9, copy  (inscribed: gehoret Chr. Metz)

Folder 94. – Bound Manuscript.  Letzte Stunden, Gruber poetry,  Letters,  [also includes Metz testimonies at end]

1.  Last hours of Christian Gottlieb Rall in Homburghausen written by Br. Hackenbrach to Dr. Schlaaf, 9 May 1754

2.  Last hours of Eva Ortliebin in Esslingen, 3 July 1757

3.  Poems to Catherine and Marie Sarasin on death of their father Hans Franz Sarasin

4.  Life and last hours of Anna Marie Schurrin

5.  Excerpt from Gerhard Tersteegen’s letter, Mühlheim, 27 April 1769

6.  Last hours of Catherina Pitzerin, Colmar, 13 July 1771

7.  Report on Versammlung by Herr Clarus, Homburg v.d. Hohe, 27 June 1745

8.  Letter to “Geliebte Schwester” from P. G. Nagel

9.  Letter to Anna Marie Vögeli, geb. Mullerin from P .G.Nagel, Neuwied, 3 August 1776

10.  Letter from Neuwied brethren (Simon Brangier) to brothers in Cassel (Br. Werner) concerning Nagel, 26 June 1746

11.  On Mausli’s malicious writing against Inspirationists in a letter to Engel in 1720 by P. G. Nagel, 16 June 1774.  (Includes excerpt from Inspirations Diary from 1720.)

12.  Letter to Clarus from Fraulein Statterheim, sister of Baron Reidel, 18 July 1752

13.  Clarus’ reply to above, 9 September 1752

14.  Letter from Hans Jacob Plüss, 30 January 1776

15.  The anguish of sister Vögeli on death of her daughter Susanna, 22 Julz 1772

16.  Letter from Johann Harter to Jonas Wickmark, Schaffhausen, 18 February 1755

17.  Last hours of sister Fetzerin written by Margaretha Schenk and a letter on same by Anna Marie Vögeli

18.  Last hours of Barbara Christin of Diesbach written by her son Christian Christin

19.  Last hours of Jungfrau Schlafsberg of Esslingen and a poem by P. G. Nagel

20.  Last hours of the young Johann Georg Baumann in Lieblos, 2 May 1772

21.  Last hours of sister Keller in Berleburg, 3 December 1763

22.  Account of sudden death of Christian Siebeck in Düdelsheim in a letter from his daughter Louisa to Anna Marie Trautmann in Lieblos, 27 April 1759

23.  Last hours of Johann Jacob Plüss in Rothrist written by his son Johann Caspar, 16 November 1797

24.  Letter from Br, Rall, Homburgshausen

25.  Poems in honor of Feyerabend by Gmelin and E.L. Gruber

26.  A dream of J. A. Gruber

27.  A report on death J. A. Gruber in Germantown by J. Koch, 19 June 1763, and a poem

28.  A dream by J.J. Strahl, 10 January 1718

29.  Report on last hours of Barbara Trautmann, eldest daughter of Peter, by J. F. Rock, 30 June 1738

30.  Last hours of Juliana Trautmann in Gelnhausen, 21 march 1749

31.  Last hours of Johann Peter Trautmann

32.  Last hours of Maria Elisabeth Habich, 17 January 1754.

Collection 174: 18th Century Manuscripts

Folder 1. –  Letzte Stunden.

1.  Heinrich Sigmund Gleim, 22 December 1718 to 9 January 1719.  (2 copies)

2.  Dr. Johann Philipp Kämpff (1688-1753)

3.  Booklet.

          a - Dr. Johann Philipp Kämpff

          b.- short points pertaining to True Religion

          c.- last hours of Dr. Kämpff´s second daughter, Johanna Louisa Kämpff

4.  Juliana Trautmann, 21 March 1749

5.  Lied: Sterbens Gedenken einer Glaubiger Seele…von Johann Adam Gruber´s Lebens Beschreibung

6.  H. P. Von S.  Extracts Schreibens, 29 May 1734 concerning Dippel

7.  Bruder Holler, 25 October ––

8.  Bruder D.W.L.K., January 1764 (partial)

9.  Bruder Pfeiffer, 13 September 1740

10.  Booklet.

                a.- Frederick Carl von Hessen-Homburg, 8 February 1751

                b.- Bernsardin Peyers zu Homburg, 1751

                c.- D. Johann Herrmann, Homburgshausen, 6 March 1751

11.  Dr. Mauchards, April 1767  (poem written by P. G. Nagel)

12.  Jungfrau Sarasin, Basel, Switzerland, 2 July 1753, in a letter from her sister Susanna Brenner

13.  Johann Caspar Heyde, Göppingen, 14 February 1761

14.  Christian Siebecke reported by his daughter, Maria Trautmann, 1759

15.   Poem on lebens-ende (P. G.Nagel)

16.  Booklet.

  1. Appearance of a Princely Spirit
  2. Letze Stunden Tauler  

Folder 2. – Letters from Gottlieb Christian Rall and Johann Adam Gruber.

1.  to Johann Carl Gleim from Gottlieb Christian Rall, Homburghausen, 1 August 1743

2.  to Rock, Wickmark and Schnurr from J. A. Gruber, Pennsylvania, 15 October 1750

3.  Bound manuscript of Gruber letters in September 1757 to various brothers, including Clarus

4.  to Gemeinde from J. A. Gruber, Pennsylvania, 24 February 1753

5.  to Bruder Rall, Homburgshausen, 21 October 1753

6.  Gruber letter of 24 September 1755

7.  to Br. Clarus, May 1760

8.  Bound manuscript of Gruber letters to various brothers in 1760

     

Folder 3. – 2 Testimonies from Gruber (8 July 1716; 14 April 1716) and 5 by Christina Kratzer.  Includes Lebens-Beschreibung von Christina Kratzer

Folder 4. – Letters to and from Paul Giesebert Nagel.   Includes a printed poem by Nagel.

1.Printed poem by P. G. Nagel, n.d.

2.  From Nagel To Keller in Neuwied, 12 December 1752

3.  To Nagel, 10 May 1758

4.  To Nagel, 3 September 1758

5.  To Nagel, 11 Feb. 1769

6.  From Schlaaf to Nagel, 23 March 1764

7.  To Nagel, n.d.

8.  To Nagel 24 August –

9.  From Balthasar to Nagel, Haag 7 August 1752

10.  To brothers from Nagel, Neuwied 9 October 1776  (original)

11.  To brothers from Nagel 15 August 1766  (original)

12.  From Christian Cammerer to Nagel, Goeppingen 10 February 1775

13.  To Nagel, 17 October 1757

14.  From Schlaaf to Nagel, 9 February 1764 (original)

15.  From Nagel, 12 January 1778  (original)

16.  From Wickmark (?) to Nagel, Lieblos 23 Feb. 1776 (original)

17.  To Nagel in Neuwied, n.d.  (original)

Folder 5. – Letters from Nagel and Wickmark.  Most are reports on their travels.

 

1.  Sketch of Jonas Wickmark by unknown artist, ca. 1760

2.  Letter from Wickmark in Lieblos, 13 December 1766

3.  “pro nota”

4.  Letter to H, Cammer in Neuwied from Nagel in Schaffhausen, 1753

5.  From Nagel and Wickmark dated Tübingen, 1 September 1762

6.  From Nagel and Wickmark dated Schaffhausen, 21 April 1753

7.  From Nagel and Wickmark dated Diesbach, 14 January 1763

8.  bound with 7. above: letter from J.M. Zilhardt, dated Lieblos, 30 January 1763

9.  Writing from our traveling brothers Nagel and Wickmark, 1-2 September 1762

10.  Bound manuscript.

                a.- letters from Nagel and Wickmark dated September-October 1762

                b.- letters from Johann Adam Gruber, dated December 1754

Folder 6. – Letters from Herr Graf Adolf Zinzendorf, most dated Grauernitz, October 1766.  Includes letters to Nagel, Wickmark Schlaaf, Loew, Schnurr, Werner, Hey, Jacob Rock.

Folder 7. – Letters to and from various people.  Many are original.

 

1.  America Philadelphia aus der Landschaft Kanastocka, 22 October 1732

2.  Ein Stuck aus William Law Brief, 1734, German translation 1751

3.  from Christian Edelman in Berleburg to Andreas Gross in Frankfurt, 28 August 1737

4.  From Jetzler to Rock and Wickmark, 24 September 1741 and from Jetzler to Br. Marran, Schaffhausen, 20 September 1741

5.  to brothers in the Lord, n.p., n.d.

6.  from Wille,Chur,  February 1750

7.  from Ulrich Neville, Cassel,  to Jonas and Nagel,March 1750

8.  from A. R. Schiller, 1754

9.  from Christian Siebeck, 27 April 1759

10.  from Johannes Felician Clarus, 1761

11.  to Jacob Rock from Wolf, 13 June 1762

12.  to Schlaaf from Johann Schmitz, Homburg vor der Höh, 1763  

13.  from Blasius Daniel Mackinet, Philadelphia, 15 March 1765

14.  Schaffhausen, 20 October 1767

15.  God be with and in us all, n.d.

16.  to Eva Dorothea Trautmann from Rock and Nagel, 1 March 1771

17.  to Schlaaf, Strassburg, 1772

18.  to Anna Maria Trautmann from M.E. im T., Schaffhausen, 22 July 1772

19.  to Matthes Zilhardt from Hans Adam Vögele, Schaffhausen, 23 July 1772

20.  to the dear brothers from G. W. Wolf, Wetzlar, 22 September 1774

21.  to the dear brothers from Christian Cammer, Göppingen, 10 April 1775

22.  to J. M. Zilhardt, 17 March 1787

23.  to brothers in Christ, Ashersleben, 2 August 1786

24.  to Muhly from Pabst, Lieblos, 4 July 1796

25.  to brothers in Christ from George Chr. L.

26.  from Caspar Löw

27.  to dear brothers from Wiltz and Entzer on a marriage in community (Jacob Klein)

28.  2 letters from an awakened soldier

Folder 8. – Johann Friedrich Rock.  Contains Letters, Works, Testimonies, etc.  Some are in his own hand.

 

1.  Photograph of parish register of Oberwalden bei Göppingen that shows entry of J. F. Rock’s birth in 1685 and postcard from Ulf-Michael Schneider dated 18 July 1992 identifying photo

2.  Printed verse: Johann Friedrich Rock’s Kranken Regeln

3.  testimony at Homburg v. d. Höh, 27 June 1745 bound with original letter from P. G. Nagel dated 5 July 1745 (original)

4.  Betrachtung über den 19ten Psalm

5.  Answer to Friedrich K.  Schri.  Erklärung gegen die Inspiration 15 September 1729

6.  Essay, Christ in Us.

7.  On the meaning of Christ on the Cross

8.  Letter from Rock to his mother, Leipzig, 23 October 1723

9.  Mine in Christ (original letter by Rock)

10.  Letter, 1744

11.  Poem to Maria Catharina Trautmann in Lieblos

12.  Diary extract

13.  Letter, Berleberg, 1 March 1731

14.  Writing, 20 January 1730

15.  Extract from writing to Rock from Johann Heuss, 24 January 1730

16.  Beloved Friend!

17.  Erklärung des 24th Cap. Matthai (copied by Wilhelm Noé)

18.  Feuers-Wage durch Johann Friedrich Rock (Stroh-Kram)

19.  Note to Br. Stephan D.

20.  Copies of various testimonies.

Folder 9. – Inspirationist Religious Services.  Accounts of Versammlungen, Unterredungen, Marriages.

 

1.  Unterredung, 6 Juni 1769

2.  Versammlung, Mittwoch, 12 April 1758

3.  Extract of Sermon given in 1733, copied 26 April 1740

4.  Versammlung 28 Juni 1778

5.  Wedding ceremony with sermon on Ephesians 5:22-23

6.  Wedding ceremony, Johann Adam Wesserwälder and Martha Mäder, 16 August 1768

7.  Wedding ceremony, unknown, partial

8.  Wedding ceremony, Rosina Grimm and Balthasar Salomon, performed by Christian Haldy, 8 July 1754, written in rhyme.

9.  Unterredung, Catharina Trautmann, 1769

10.  Poem, Feb. 1752

11.  Einfältiger Unterricht der Kleinen Kinder...n.d

12.  Confirmation Unterricht vor Sophia Sternberger, 8 February 1828

13.  Unterredung, Barbara Huessin, Lieblos, 8 July 1754 {Nagel writing.  Elders Jonas, Loew, Schurr, Haldy, Rock]

Folder 10. – Tracts and Reports

 

1.  Tract on Pietism (in P. G. Nagel’s hand)

2.  Historische Erzählung was unter und bez uns vorgangen als Br. Carl.....24 December 1726

3.  Caspar Löw on his Awakening

4.  On religious awakenings in Lucerne, Switzerland, 1752

5.  Religious sentiments in Prussia from the king, 12 August 1749

6.  excerpt from Frankfurt newspaper on Swedenbourg, 29 July 1780

7.  excerpt from Frankfurt newspaper on Jews, 5 and 12 December 1778

8.  excerpt from Neuwied newspaper, 18 September 1765

9.  excerpt from Neuwied newspaper 9 February 1708

10.  treatise by Emmanuel Swedenbourg on the planets

11.  excerpt from a letter by Salamon Negri, born in Damascus, written in London 11 March 1715 on his travels in Europe and Constantinople with the Venetian ambassador

12.  Report to Herr  xxx  from 1731 to today, 25 July 1760

13.  A useful and necessary account on marriage…by Michael Müller, printed in 1699

14.  On Religion, Calvin, Reformation, separatists…

15.  Booklet

                a.  Sister Victoria’s vision

                b.  Morning songs by Arnoleine, 23 June 1788

                c.  excerpt from writing by Emmanuel Swedenbourg

                d.  Versammlung service, 28 June 1778

16.  Copy of letter, Questions and Answers, summary of events by Kämpf, 17 December 1734

17.  An account of Rosina Raquet, Heinchen, Saxony, 27 August 1809, by J.L.H.

Folder 11. – Registers and songs/poetry

 

1.  Register of testimonies 1714-1718  (P. G. Nagel)

2.  Authors of Psalter Spiel in newest edition, n.d.

3.  Poem written to newly-awakened Maria Grütter, nee Wittwer, 18 August 1766

4.  Poem to the sisters in the faith from a Versammlung in Cassel, 24 September 1776

5.  Poem written by J.M.Z (Zilhardt?) to Sebastian Schlumpf in Basel, 1779

6.  20 songs, with register, June 1721

7.  2 Songs, n.d.

8.   Song, 12 May 1744

9.   Booklet:

                a.  song: das Hohe Lied

                b.  rhymes by Paul Bursch

                c.  song

10.  Song for the new year, 1767

11.  Bound manuscript containing 5 songs

12.  New year’s poem, 1744

13.  Song about the Swiss trips, 1752 and 1753

14. Christmas song

Folder 12. – General religious writings, tracts.  (several of these are in Nagel’s hand)

 

1.  Biblical concordance

2.  Contemplation on I John 5:8

3.  The proof of God’s goodness

4.  Song of Solomon: A walk with the Lord in Paradise in His Garden

5.  Short outline of revelations (3 copies)

6.  Latin treatise (2 copies)

7.  Writing on Babel

8.  A conversation with Christ

9.  A conversation with a dead man

10.  A conversation between a dead man and living

11.  Comments on: Pontius Pilate and the Son of God

12.  Glaubens Bekenntniss of King of Prussia, 1756

13.  An exhortation to the soul:  believe in Jesus and He will take care of you

14.  An encouragement with songs

15.  Beschriebung der viertzig-Jahrigen Reisse der Kinder Israel aus Egypten…

Folder 13. – Illustrations.

 

1.  Sinnbild, with explanation (2 copies)

2.  Gedancken über das Nagelische Wappen, by P. G. Nagel

Folder 14. – Miscellaneous manuscripts.

1. Excerpt from diary of J. F. Rock (original)

2.  Excerpts from two testimonies

3.  Das Zuchtambt des Heiligen Geistes….

4.  Letter from J. P. Wiltz, n.d.

5.  Excerpt from diary, 4-14 January 1726  (copy by Nagel?)

6.  Testimonies through Christina Kratzer

7.  Copy of various bible verses

8.  Copy of various bible verses

9.  Extract from writing by Hildegard (von Bingen), Sol Vias (copy by Nagel?)

10.  Bitt-Schrift an einen Reichs-Grafen  (Nagel writing?)

11.  Der lieben Mamma Todt…. “Abschrieben an meinen Bruder Joh. Ferd. Nagel, Esslingen” by P. G. Nagel

12.  Gesetz und Glaube, September 1776 (P. G. Nagel)

13.  Writing by P. G. Nagel, 12 December 1763

14.  Report on members imprisoned in Colmar, 1772

15.  Account of miracles of Johanna Christiana von Hornaus

16.  Account of Versammlung 26 Feb. 1791

17.  A note by Br. Haldy in verse, with verse appended by P.G. Nagel

18.  A note by Br. Haldy about Br. Jonas in verse, with verse appended by P.G. Nagel

Folder 15. –  Miscellaneous Letters and Manuscripts

1   Copy of letter from brothers traveling in Switzerland, Diessbach 24 January 1774

2.  Partial letter from Rock, Schlaaf, Nagel, n.d.

3.  Account of meeting of elders, 10 October 1767

4.  Letter to Pfarrer Heylmann in Bischweiler, 9 June 1731 (original)

5.  Letter from S. Brangier, 25 January 1739

6.  Letter to brothers Jonas, Nagel, Rock, Schurr, Zilhardt, 1759

7.  Letter to Johann Lippus, n.d.

8.  Partial letter dated 16 June 1732

9.  Letter from Muhly, n.d.

10. Letter to Nagel, n.d. (original)

11.  Letter to Mueller and Vogele from Lieblos, 26 February 1776

12.  Letter from J. A. Gruber to Clarus, 16 May 1750

13.  Letters from J.A. Gruber, September 1757 copied by P.G.Nagel

14.  Weg zum Reich Gottes, written by P. G. Nagel, 1759

15.  Verse dated 28 August 1763 (by P. G. Nagel)

16.  Letter from Schlaaf to Rock and Nagel, 28 December 1770

17.  Nagel manuscript: Vorbericht.  With notes to printer

18.  Nagel verse dated 30 November 1767

19.  Nagel writing dated August 1745

20.  Geschenk to Pathin from Gottfried Schramm Müller, dated Mülsen St. Jacob, 30 March 1755

Folder 16. – Miscellaneous manuscripts -- fragments, unidentified.  (About 30 pieces)

Folder 17. – Two bound manuscripts.

1   Testimonies by Ursula Meyer and Christian Metz.  Plus copy of article, “Defense of Pietists at Bischweiler”

2.  Original letters, bound together.  [Top letters are torn (eaten?) and partial.  Some letters appear annotated by Nagel, who might have assembled this bundle.]

  1. J. F. Rock
  2. 12 November 1746
  3. To Nagel from Wilhelm ----, 23 November 1746
  4. From Keller, Neuwied 24 April 1747
  5. To Nagel and Jonas, n.d.
  6. From T.T. Kampf, 6 November 1745
  7. Letter dated Schaffhausen 8 October 1748
  8. Unknown
  9. Letter to Nagel, 6 March 1749
  10. Letter dated Neuwied, 26 March 1749
  11. Letter to Jonas and Nagel in Gelnhausen dated Schaffhausen, 14 October 1750
  12. Letter to Jonas and Nagel in Gelnhausen from Schaffhausen
  13. Letter to Jonas Wickmark in Gelnhausen, 20 December 1750
  14. Letter dated 5 February 1751
  15. Letter from Kremer dated Schwarzenau, 5 February 1751
  16. Letter dated 23 February 1751
  17. Letter dated 11 March 1751
  18. Letter to Jonas, n.d.
  19. Letter to Jonas and Nagel
  20. Letter from Kampf dated Maintz, 29 July --
  21. Letter from Nagel to Jonas 14 and 17 June 1751
  22. Letter from Nagel dated Schaffhausen, 25 July 1751
  23. Letter dated 6 August 1751
  24. Letter from Gelnhausen, 27 June 1751
  25. Letter from Kremer, 12 February 1752
  26. Letter to Nagel November 1752
  27. Letter dated Schaffhausen, 2 October 1752
  28. Letter to Nagel, 20 May 1752
  29. Letter to Nagel from Kampf, Homburg 13 June 1752, copied by Nagel
  30. Letter from Kampf, 24 August 1752
  31. Letter from P. Balthasar to Keller, Haag 30 June 1752
  32. Letter from P. Balthasar to Nagel, Haag, 21 August 1752
  33. Letter from Kremer
  34. Letter from J.J. Strahl to Schlaaf, 18 August 1752 (copy)
  35. Letter from Trautmann, Gelnhausen, 8 December 1752
  36. Letter from Susanna Baumer, 21 April 1753
  37. Letter from Susanna Baumer, n.d.
  38. Letter from Emmanuel Crammer to Madame Salome Im Thurn in Schaffhausen, 28 April 1753
  39. Letter dated 28 April 1752
  40. Letter to Jonas and Nagel from Wilhelm Baumer, 16 August 1753
  41. Letter to Jonas and Nagel from Wilhelm Baumer, 31 August 1753
  42. Letter to Jonas Wickmark, dated Schaffhausen, 21 October 1753
  43. Letter to Jonas and Nagel, Schaffhausen, 9 May 1754

Folder 18. – Photocopies of 18th century documents

Folder 19. – Photocopy of Lieblos church records

Folder 20. – Gruber’s 24 rules, printed – 20th century

Folder 21. – Miscellaneous

1..Booklet.

           a)  Abschieds Brieflein von Johann Adam Gruber geschrieben 14 Januari 1762

           b)  Letzte Stunden Schwester Heusin zu Homburgshausen in September 1762

           c)  Letter from Nagel and Wickmark, Diesbach, 1 Januari 1763

           d)  Letter from Nagel and Wickmark, Basel, 19 March1763

2.  Bound manuscript.

a) Ein Brief von Sophia von Ulmenstein an Wihelm Brenner in Basel, Wetzlar 14 Sept. 1767

            b) Sendschreiben eines Blutfreundes an seinen Vatter

Folder 22. – Various writings and letters. [all of these have English description and/or translation attached]

1   Letter from Johann Heinrich Müller and his brother Johannes to Br. George Heinrich Trautmann, 29 September 1799

2.  Note on conference of elders at Ronneburg, 1769

3.  Account of Gleim journey, Christmas 1716 (possibly in Rock’s handwriting)

4.  Account of Jesus Christ written by Lental to Tiberius Ceasar

5.  Poem by J.A. Gruber to Mackinet

6.  Letter from Johannes Römer 10 April 1797

7.  Excerpt from Rock Testimony

8.  Unidentified fragment

Folder 23. – Several testimonies by Gruber and Gleim;  August Boehme questions and answers on points of faith.

Folder 24. – Historical account of J. F. Rock and J. P. Arnold journey to Frankfurt, 1726

Folder 25. – Testimonies from Rock, Gruber, and Meyer 

Folder 26. – Letters

1   Letter from J. A. Gruber, n.d.

2.  Report of Journey by Wickmark and Nagel, Tübingen, 1 September 1762

3.  Letter From Adolph Zinzendorf to Jonas Wickmark, Gauernitz, 11 September 1765

4.  Last hours of Julianna Trautmann, 21 March 1749

5.  Letter from Limburger in England, 25 May 1756

6.  Letter from Limburger in England, 30 September 1756

Folder 27a. – Manuscripts from Peter Trautmann

1   Writing by P. G. Nagel, 13 September 1757

2.  Last hours of Phillipp Wallotton

3.  An amazing appearance, with regard to Kaiser’s army 1745

4.  Letter to youth in communities of Berleburg and Homburgshausen from J.F. Rock, 30 June 1738

5,  Testimony by J. A. Gruber

6.  Rock testimony, Ronneburg 21 July 1746

7.  Letter to brothers and sisters from Plüss, Andres, and Muly, Diesbach 9 January 1789

8.  Rock testimonies, 1739 and 1748

9.  Military notes, Lieblos 28 January 1793

10. Excerpt from Unterredung to Georg Trautmann, 9 November 1765

11. Erinnerungen Br. Hans Michel Trautmann, 7 July 1754 written by P.G.Nagel

12. Account of Versammlung, Lieblos 19 June 1763

13. Account of marriage of Balthasar Salomon and Rosina Grimm, 8 July 1754

14. Was wahre Inspirirte sind (written by Nagel)

15. Excerpt from Unterredung directed to Georg Heinrich Trautmann 26 January 1769

16. Poem by Rock, 1730

17. Poem in reply to seven greeters in verse, signed “Gottlieb”  Homburgshausen, 24 November 1743 [Rall?]

18. Extract from E.L. Gruber’s “Allgemeine Liebe”

19. Glaube in Reimen by P. G. Nagel

20. Excerpt from Unterredung to Georg Heinrich Trautmann, 8 February 1762

Folder 27b. – Manuscripts from Peter Trautmann

1   Einige Nachrichten über die Trautmann Familie...1720 in Inspirations Gemeine gekommen...vefasset von Peter Haldy

2.  Das Schreib Buch gehört Georg Heinrich Trautmann, 30 January 1784

3.  Booklet:  Schönschriften von Peter Trautmann

4.  Booklet:

        a  - Last hours of E. L. Gruber

        b. - Several Metz testimonies, 1834 -- 1842

        c. - Geistes Gestalt der Amter und Bedienungen in der Gemeine Gottes...nach Rom XII, 7-8

        d. - Diary entries, unknown author, various dates (1764 and 1765)

        e. - Two Testimonies: 18 June 1717 and Gleim, Bremen 28 November 1716

5.  Johann Friedrich Rock: Kindliche Einfalle von der wahren Brüder Liebe

6.  Letter from Sophia von Ulmenstein to Caspar Löw, 10 November 1752

7.  Writing from William Gardiner in England by Paul Giesebert Nagel

8.  Testimony from J. A. Gruber, 21 May 1716

9.  Verse by J. F. Rock on Fraulein Petersen von Geissenberg

10.  Letter in verse to Lieblos community, n.d.

11.  Letter in verse, n.d.

12.  Rock testimony, 13 October 1745

13.  Soldaten Lied

14.  Rock Poem

15.  Kurtze und Gründliche Glaubens Bekenntnis eines….Pilgrims

Folder 27c. – Manuscripts from Peter Trautmann; fragments and unidentified. (about 10 pieces)

Folder 28. – Bound manuscript

1   Account of Journey by Gruber, Neumann, n.d.

2.  Exegesis on Corinthians

3.  Rock testimonies:  23 December 1729 and 1730; 1725

4.  Further relation of journey of Rock, Neun and Schultes, September 1727

5.  Two testimonies by Rock, 1729

Folder 29. – Bound Manuscript.  Life of Kämpf.

Folder 30. – Bound Manuscript.  19th century copy inscribed Chr. Metz

1   A personal testimony on the truth of Inspiration in response to Doctor Kaiser, by J.L.S.  [Johannes Schurr?]

2.  Letter to Kaiser by Philip Heinrich Müller, Düdelsheim, 1 February 1747

3.  Account of Rock visit to Memmingen in November 1716 by Johann Herrmann, Homburghausen, Dec. 1746

4.  Short account of his life by Franz Philip Weber, 15 December 1746

5.  Letter by Thybel

6.  Account by Philip Ludwig Dischass

7. Gottlieb Christian Rall writing on Inspiration

8.  Song [this and next few by Rall?]

9.  Song: Von Sammlen und Versammlen

10.  Testimony by Gleim of 11 February 1716 set to rhyme

11.  Song

12.  Song

13.  Account of journey by Rock and Neumann in July and August 1719

14.  Testimony of J. W. Petersen

Folder 31.  Bound Manuscript.  Unterredungs Diario von den Jahren 1772--73.

Collection 175: 19th Century Manuscripts

 

Folder 44. – Bound Manuscript. Alte Schriften und Lieder  [this is also microfilmed]

1.  Lieder von Br. Joh. Adam Gruber [25]

2.  Briefe von Br. Joh. Adam Gruber in Germantown [15]

3.  Ein Bericht über Br. Joh. Adam Grubers Tod

4.  Zwei briefe von Br. B.D. Mackinet

5.  Ein Brief in Reimen von Fraulein v. Ulmenstein

6.  Ein brief von Fraulein v. Ulmenstein

7.  Reimen v. Fraulein v. Ulmenstein

8.  Zum Gruss von Br. Jonas Wickmark

9.  Von Fraulein Ulmenstein über die Betrachtung

10.  Letzte Stunden Hans Franz Sarasin

11.  Ein Brief von Susana Brener

12.  Nachruf über das Abstorben der Sarasin

13.  Dr. Kämpf an Br, Nagel, Kellerin Krankheits betreffend

14.  Einige Krankheits umstände der Kellerin

15.  Kurze Lebensbeschreibung der Christine Kratzerin

16.  Letzte Stunden des l. Br. J. G. Metz

17.  Lied über Sabina Suppins Tod

18.  Ein Brief von Br. Rock an seiner Mutter

19.  Ein Brief von Br. Heuss an Br. D. Schlaaf, die Hoppische Familia

20.  An H. Abraham Freudenreich zu Bern

21.  Bussreimen das Prinzen von Isenburg Birstein

22.  Ein Brief in Reimen von Fraulein v. Ulmenstein

23.  Einige nachricht von der letzten Krankheit unsers selige Bauerrath Keller

24.  Letzte Stunden oder Reden von unsers selige Br. Jonas Wickmark

Folder 45 – Bound manuscript.  Wahre Abbildung Eines Herzens in etlichen Liedern und Versen wie sich die Gnaden Gottes dem selben - Mitgetheilet zu Unterschiedlichen Zeiten und vielerley Verenterungen von Aussern und Innern zu seiner selbst Erbauerung aufgeschrieben von einem Ungenannter Jesus Freund.  [no date, no author cited]

Microfilm: Untitled Bound Manuscript

Microfilm of a bound manuscript from the Louise Miller DuVal family. It begins with what appears to be original diary entries by Johann Friedrich Rock. Copies of Metz letters, lists of deaths in West Amana, home remedies, and the diary of George Miller beginning in 1871 are included.

Microfilm: Reel 22

Microfilm of various documents–primarily letters–most of which are found in Amana Church Archive Collection 26:6:1-4.  Included are letters to and from P. G. Nagel, J. A. Gruber, Jonas Wickmark, Johann Friedrich Rock, Jacob Friedrich Rock, Gerhard Tersteegen, J. P. Kampf, Zilhard, Schultes, Bruch, Lutz, Clarus, Mackinet, Koch, Spangenberg.