Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Festordnung des Nordamerikanischen Turnerbundes (Abgeändert von der 23. Bundestagsatzung in Chicago am 28., 29. und 30. Juni und 1. Juli 1908)

NP, n/d. Softcover. Wraps. 30pp. Rules and guidelines of the 1908 Turnfest Nordamerikanischer Turnerbund (North American Gymnastic Union). Political unrest in 1848/49's Germany brought a few thousand refugees to the United States. Many of these were Turners, who soon after their arrival started to build Turner clubs after their German models. Besides socializing and continuing their cultural endeavors, the main goal of the clubs was the development of physical education. Pages creased throughout. "Alten" written in green ink on first page. Bottom corners bumped. Text in German, Gothic script. Good condition. Scarce. g. Item #23088

Contents: Festorganisation / Turnen / Zeltlager / Geistige Bestrebungen / Aenderungen und Zusätze.

Price: $75.00

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