Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- inorganic material -- metal -- nonferrous metal -- tin (metal) ; Objects Facet -- Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- Tools and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- equipment -- culinary equipment -- cookie cutters
Tools and Equipment for Materials -- food processing and preparation tools and equipment -- tool, food cutting -- cutter, cookie
culinary equipment -- cookie cutters
Esther L. Mueller Papers, 1845, 1916-1984, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
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Hill Texas Archive Research Notes
Cookie cutters used by Conrad Wehmeyer and described by Esther Mueller in the article that she wrote about Wehmeyer - her grandfather. It was published in Frontier Times. These cookie cutters were made for Wehmeyer by Adolph Lungkwitz, a tinsmith. See Old Homes and Buildings of Fredericksburg by Elise Kowert, pp. 102-103. There is a reference to Adolph Lungkwitz's cookie cutters, among other items he crafted, and a note that he "became one of Fredericksburg's two tinners" on pg. 88 of William J. Newcomb, Jr.'s German Artist on the Texas Frontier: Fredrich Richard Petri.