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Title Drei Jahrhunderte Deutschen Lebens in Amerika: Eine Geschichte der deutschen in den Vereinigten Staaten / von Rudolf Cronau
Author Cronau, Rudolf (1855-1939)
Date 1909
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information D. Reimer (Ernst Vohsen), Berlin
Reference G700.C947.D909
BIB ID 87187
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Ethnic Groups
Description "Three Centuries of German Life in America. A History of Germans in the United States" charts the history of German migration to the United States from colonial era to the turn of the 20th century. The author examines historical events such as the War of Independence, the Civil War, and leading figures from Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben to Henry John Heinz.
Theme(s) Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations; Politics, Legislation and Governance
Country (from) Germany
Country (to) United States of America
Places New York City, Brooklyn, Oneida, Long Island, New York, Bethlehem, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Trenton, Hoboken, New Jersey, St. Louis, Missouri, Baltimore, Maryland, Delaware, Washington D.C., United States
Nationality German
People von Stueben, Friedrich Wilhelm; Heinz, Henry John; Penn, William
Keywords immigration, emigration, American War of Independence, American Civil War, industry
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
Language German
Copyright American Antiquarian Society