Missouri is a state rich with German Heritage! From the Maifests to the Oktoberfests, from St. Louis to Concordia, and the wineries that fill the Missouri River valley, we still enjoy many customs and traditions and proudly state “my ancestors came from Germany!”
Photo credit: It is springtime in Missouri and time for the Maypole Dance! Historic photo from the Lindenwood University archives in historic St. Charles Missouri. Missouri Germans Consortium and German… Read more Die Zeitung – May Newsletter →
Missouri Germans Consortium is going to Germany this September for the Dawn of Utopia! Join us September 23 through October 1 as we visit Giessen, Nieder Gemünden, Harriersand, Bremen and more! Visit MGC’s new Travel Page for more information!
The Society for German-American Studies will hold its 39th Annual Symposium in St. Louis, MO, 9-11 April 2015. The theme of the program this year is: “The Heartlands – America’s Most German Region”
Gottfried Duden will be a program by Dorris Keeven-Franke, at 2:30 pm on March 15, 2015 at the Missouri History Museum. She is currently finishing the biography, to be published later this year, of the German who authored A Report on a Journey to the Western States of North America, and opened the floodgates on German immigration to Missouri.
In this issue: Gottfried Duden Utopia – Closing events Curator Tours Der Anzeiger Tandem Guides Upcoming Events On Sunday, March 15, 2015 historian and author Dorris Keeven-Franke will share the history of… Read more March Newsletter →
Don’t wait! The Utopia exhibit is only open until April 19th at the Missouri History Museum in St. Louis.
The latest news and interesting events going on in February from Die Zeitung Missouri Germans’ Newsletter Inside this issue: Utopia documentary Tandem Guides St. Louis – Stuttgart Sister Cities Winter Ball… Read more February Newsletter →