The Resource Tradition and progress in nineteenth-century Rockingham County : the case of Emanuel Suter, Scott H. Suter

Tradition and progress in nineteenth-century Rockingham County : the case of Emanuel Suter, Scott H. Suter

Label
Tradition and progress in nineteenth-century Rockingham County : the case of Emanuel Suter
Title
Tradition and progress in nineteenth-century Rockingham County
Title remainder
the case of Emanuel Suter
Statement of responsibility
Scott H. Suter
Title variation
Case of Emanuel Suter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Records the experiences of Emanuel Suter and his efforts to introduce innovations into his pottery business, local farms, and the Mennonite Church in the latter half of the 19th century. Discusses his introduction of new pottery firing techniques and farm machinery, as well as his attempts to reform church rules regarding the calling of ministers. Describes Suter's successful efforts toward instituting sunday schools in the Shenandoah Valley. Concludes with comments on Suter's progressive views, both secular and spiritual; many of which became commonplace in the 20th century
Note
Forms part of the Shenandoah Valley Regional Studies Seminar collection.
Cataloging source
VMC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Tradition and progress in nineteenth-century Rockingham County : the case of Emanuel Suter, Scott H. Suter
Publication
Note
Presented at the September 17, 1993 meeting of the Shenandoah Valley Regional Studies Seminar
Control code
64542934
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
35 leaves

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