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From Switzerland to America
Joan Landis

A delightful collection of full-color folk-art paintings showing the authorís Landis family heritage from Anabaptist Hans Landis (1553-1614) of Hirzel, Switzerland, who was beheaded as an Anabaptist preacher. The author also includes paintings of her immigrant, Johannes Heinrich and Elizabeth (Hirt) Landis, who came to Pa. in 1717 and was baptized in 1723 by Peter Becker. Widow Elizabeth married Henry Endt and moved to the Ephrata Cloister. Son, Henry Hirt Landis moved to Ringoes, N.J. Paintings of families moving to Va. and Ohio are beautiful!

Price: $9.99
Item Number: 2984
Pages: 16
Extra Info: full color throughout. 2005
Publisher: Masthof Press
Out of Print: no
Extra Shipping Costs: $0

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