Samples from private collections are used with the client’s permission. All rights reserved.
For certificates I try to duplicate the layout and formatting as nearly as possible. Click image to view sample.
I have translated two books on classical music for Amadeus Press, Portland, Oregon. Click image to view sample.
Nineteenth-century academic writing style presents challenges quite apart from the typeface. Click image to view sample.
If anything is illegible or questionable or needs explanation, I will clearly indicate this. Click image to view sample.
My translations of two articles by Swiss researcher Paul Hostettler were published in Pennsylvania Mennonite Heritage (Oct 2004 and Jan 2005). Click image to view sample.
For letters in German script or poorly legible Roman script, I first make an exact transcription, retaining the line breaks, spelling, etc. of the original. Click image to view sample.
Paper was once a precious commodity, so margins were often filled with writing. In this instance I do not attempt to duplicate the original layout unless requested. Click image to view sample.