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von Rohr, Adolph, Pastor


Adolph von Rohr was the youngest son of Philipp, and began his ministry just over a year after his father went home to glory. After studying in at Northwestern College in Watertown and the seminary in Wauwatosa, He was assigned to a congregation near Oshkosh, but after a year accepted a call to serve at Peace Lutheran Church in Hartford, Wisconsin. There he served for 57 years, and became well-known for his abilities as a preacher.

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The Philipp and Adolf von Rohr Sermon Collection

Identifier: B012
Scope and Contents The records include sermons written by Philipp and Adolph von Rohr over the century of service between the two of them. The sermons are written on half-sheets of paper and are nearly all composed by hand (with only a couple exceptions). Most of the sermons are in English, however most of the earlier sermons are in German.