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A fun way to experience history

Ever wonder what our ancestors must have felt, and what life was like, to uproot their entire family and move to America? I mean WE know how great it is. Can you imagine what life had to be like in Germany? Well on September 24th you can experience it first hand. And you can visit some of the sites that were so important to them, like the farm of Gottfried Duden, author of A Report on A Journey, which inspired so many. On that Saturday afternoon, you will become a… Read more A fun way to experience history

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A German emigrant’s comments on July 4th, 1840

We also bring the sincere desire to promote by any possible means the welfare and independence of this our adopted country.

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Re-writing history

It is nice to know that the arrival of Gottfried Duden, whose writings led so many Germans to Missouri and the mid-west was not an accident! That we are not here, simply because of a lantern in the window, and two Germans lost in the woods. So I am not re-writing history, just simply giving an update that modern technology provides!

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