Owner : Orpheus M. Shantz
Shantz, Florence Annie Catherine
Early: 1917 - Late: 1917
A memento made from a piece of fungus material that was originally adhered to the bark of a tree. This has been cracked off, and its smooth surface etched (possibly done with a wood burning stylus) with hand printing: Paradise Lake / Sept. 21 - 1917 / O.M. Schantz / Dorothy White / Florence Schantz / Mary Kolb / Ralph Schantz.
Doon Heritage Crossroads
10 Huron Rd. Kitchener 519-748-1914 www.region.waterloo.on.ca/doon
Region of Waterloo
Fraktur design based on Family Register by Jacob Shoemacher in Joseph Schneider Bible, 1821.