Archivium Americanum

Metadata

Title

Archivium Americanum

Date

1724

Digital Identifier

GloriaDei.ArchivumAmericanum

Description

Archivium Americanum contains a history of correspondence between the different Swedish Parishes and Churches of Philadelphia, Delaware, and New Jersey. Specific Parishes mentioned: Wicaco Parish of Philadelphia (Gloria Dei Church also known as Old Swedes Church), Swedish Parish of Wilmington Delaware, Swedish Parish of Upper Merion (Upper Merion Christ Church), and Swedish Parish of Philadelphia (St. James Kingsessing Church). There is also discussion and mention of His Majesty the King of Sweden as well as discussion of the various Swedish parishes in the greater Philadelphia region preaching sermons in English vs. Swedish. Contains records from the following specific churches/parishes: The Racoon Parish, Olman-Hilw-Rota Records, Tikes-Groves-Rota Records, Uti Jorgen Records, Uti Grogen Records, Pensnecks Ofra Roca Records, Oagun Cho Records, Kingsess and Ben's Island Records, Kaleonhook Records, Olmmasland Records, Pennypack Records, Mutzong Records, and Nanothanim Records.

Some pages are in Swedish.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Collection

Gloria Dei Church Archives

Extent

1 volume, 306 pages

Format (Original)

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Language

eng
swe

Type

Text

Thumbnail

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IIIF Manifest

https://www.philageohistory.org/rdic-images/iiif.cfm/GloriaDei.ArchivumAmericanum/manifest

Rights Holder

Gloria Dei Church