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Catalog Number 1998.014.0067
Object Name Papers, Personal
Title Papers Relating to the Mamer and Robel Families
Dates of Creation 1917-1939
Scope & Content Personal papers relating to the Mamer and Robel families of New Prague. A portion of the paper grouping relates to siblings Leo and Loretta Mamer (their parents were Peter and Sophia (Deutsch) Mamer) and covers their childhood, school work and early adult life. The remaining papers relate to Loretta (Mamer) Robel, her husband Ray Robel, and their daughter Mary Ellen Robel.

This record group consists of the following:
-Pencil and crayon drawings by Loretta Mamer, 1920 and undated.
-Booklet with handwritten short stories and prayers by Loretta Mamer titled "The Call of the Leaves", October 19, 1917.
-2nd grade composition book by Loretta Mamer that appears to be in English and German, undated.
-6th grade composition book by Loretta Mamer, 1920.
-Crayon and pencil drawings with short stories by Leo Mamer, undated.
-Two booklets titled "Final Examination of Leo Mamer", 1917 and undated.
-Spelling test by Leo Mamer, undated.
-Certificates of perfect attendance issued to Loretta Mamer by the State Teachers' Institute, 1927-1929.
-Exams and educational correspondence related to Ray Robel (Loretta Mamer's husband), 1928 and 1931.
-Receipt issued to Ray Robel by Loren Habegger Garage in Jordan for the purchase of a Ford De Luxe Tudor Sedan, 1938.
-Receipt issued to Loretta Mamer by the Constructive Seat Work Service for elementary school seat sets in Belle Plaine, 1927.
-Various cards including Christmas, Easter, birthday, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, marriage, graduation, and sympathy cards, undated.
-Card to the Virgin Mary by Mary Ellen Robel noting the number of times she had attended communion, mass, rosaries, and so on, undated.
-Certificate of Proficiency in Typewriting issued to Loretta Mamer by New Prague High School, 1926.
Booklet with crayon drawings titled "Holland" by Mary Ellen Robel, 1939.
-School papers by Ray Robel for classes taken through International Correspondence Schools, undated.
-Various recipes produced by the Minnesota Valley Natural Gas Company and the Scott County Historical Society, undated.
-Spring 1978 issue of "Currents" produced by the Minnesota Valley Restoration Project/Historic Murphy's Landing.
-1979 summer and winter newsletters produced by Historic Murphy's Landing.
-Flyer advertising a 4th of July celebration at Historic Murphy's Landing, undated.
People Mamer, Loretta
Mamer, Leo
Robel, Ray
Mamer, Mary Ellen
Robel, Loretta
Wade, Sarah
Timmons, Ginger
Bronner, Mary
Search Terms Papers
New Prague
New Prague High School
Valentine's Day
Minnesota Valley Natural Gas Company
Scott County Historical Society
Minnesota Valley Restoration Project
Historic Murphy's Landing
Independence Day