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  • Creator Miranda E. Wilkerson and Heather Richmond
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Carbondale, IL : Southern Illinois University Press, [2019]
  • Physical Details
    • pages cm
  • ISBNs 9780809337217, 0809337215, 9780809337224
  • OCLC on1038398290

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Nineteenth-century German immigration and settlement -- Sidebar : Grays vs. Greens -- Side stories -- A German state in the upper Mississippi Valley -- Gustav Körner -- The journey to Illinois -- Side stories -- Cornelius Schubert : diary of a journey -- New York Immigration Commission report on the Leibnitz -- Rural and urban living -- Side stories -- Observations of industrial working conditions -- Chicago's brewing industry -- Nativism, politics, and the Civil War -- Side stories -- Friedrich Hecker -- Lincoln, liberty, and the Know Nothings -- The Haymarket Affair -- Cultural and institutional life -- Sidebar : Georg Bunsen -- Side story : On the shift from German to English -- World War I and its aftermath -- Side stories -- Protecting English, promoting Americanism : Better Speech Week -- The hanging of robert prager -- Heritage and linguistic landscape today -- Side story : German effects on English in the Midwest
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