While the Utopia exhibit has returned to its homeland, U.S. residents can still experience the Utopia story! Utopia – the book On November 1, 2013 the catalog for Utopia –… Read more Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America →
Missouri Germans Consortium extends a warm Wilkommen to Saint Charles Missouri to all their friends in the National Genealogical Society coming for the NGS Family History Conference!
Descendants of the members of the Giessen Emigration Society came together in an event held on December 13 at the Missouri History Museum’s Library and Research Center, and the Missouri History Museum’s exhibit Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America.
Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America Opening soon at the Missouri History Museum in St. Louis, Missouri In 1834, over 500 German emigrants, all members of the Giessen… Read more Missouri Germans News for November →
She will also share news about the upcoming arrival of Utopia at the Missouri History Museum in St. Louis, Missouri on November 22
Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America is truly an international story of immigration with the opening of the exhibit in Washington, DC. The German American Heritage Museum at… Read more Washington, DC →
The Giessen Emigration Society Genealogy Project Imagine yourself trying to locate the descendants of 500 German emigrants. They’re not the same family, religion, nor do they come from the same village or province. The only… Read more Unusual Genealogy project →
Germans first began emigrating to Missouri in groups, and the Giessen Emigration Society was the largest such group ever organized in Germany to come here. Germans have played a huge role in St. Louis’ history, and will be featured in the STL250 event calendar.