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German Almanac

Der Hoch-Deutsch Americanische kalender
Der Hoch-Deutsch
Americanische kalender . . .

Germantown, Pennsylvania:
Christoph Saur, 1749
Rare Book & Special Collections Division
Purchased from
Marian S. Carson, 1996 (221.1)

One of the earliest dual-color illustrated almanacs, Der Hoch-Deutsch Americanische Kalender was printed in Germantown, Pennsylvania, by Christoph Saur. Saur's publication was the first foreign-language almanac printed in the United States.

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