The Book of the Germans in America - Front Cover & Title Page


Seal on the cover states: National German American Alliance * Pro Bono Publico
Founded June 19, 1900 * Inc. by Act of Congress Feb. 25, 1907


The Book of Germans
in America

Published under the
Auspices of the
National German-American Alliance

National German American Alliance * Pro Bono Publico
Founded June 19, 1900 * Inc. by Act of Congress Feb. 25, 1907

Philadelphia
Walther's Book Press, Southeast Corner of Third Street and Girard Avenue
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1909


Translator's Note: This 948-page tome provides a history of the German immigrants, who settled in this country from the 16th through the 19th centuries. Special emphasis is placed on German contributions to the growth of this nation and to the American Culture.


Index

Biographies of German-American poets and examples of their work - Pages 368 through 419. The following webpages provide images and translation to this section of the text.

Biographies 1: Pages 368 - 372

Biographies 2: Pages 373 - 377

Biographies 3: Pages 378 - 382

Biographies 4: Pages 383 - 387

Biographies 5: Pages 388 - 392

Biographies 6: Pages 393 - 397

Biographies 7 & Poetry 1: Pages 398 - 402

Poetry 2: Pages 403 - 407

Poetry 3: Pages 408 - 412

Poetry 4: Pages 413 - 417

Poetry 5: Pages 418 - 419


Pages 522 - 527 - A Brief History of Buffalo's German-Language Press


The creation of National German-American Alliance, known as "The Bund," and biographies of its founders and prominent members:
A Group Portrait from page 778.
History and Biographies - pages 780 - 813.


Text provided by the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, Buffalo, NY
Imaging and translation by Susan Kriegbaum-Hanks