NCPI Workmark
Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Fraktur in the ‘Dutch Fork’ Area of South Carolina

Record #:
Research by the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts has revealed much about the material culture of Germans in piedmont North Carolina, but less is known about their history in South Carolina. The discovery of illuminated manuscripts called fraktur indicate German settlement in the Dutch Fork area, and a mix of religious and cultural influences on art.
Journal of Early Southern Decorative Arts (NoCar N 6520 .J67), Vol. 5 Issue 2, Nov 1979, p36-51, il, map, bibl, f