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German Texans.

University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio.

German Texans.

by University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio.

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Published in [San Antonio .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • German Americans -- Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesThe Texians and the Texans
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF395.G3 I5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[32] p.
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5740574M
      LC Control Number70631080

      Click to read more about The German Texans by Glen E. Lich. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. All about The German Texans by Glen E. Lich. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Book descriptionsAuthor: Glen E. Lich.   The Material Culture of German Texans is about the struggle to become American while maintaining a distinctive cultural identity drawn from German heritage. Including materials from rural, small town, and urban settings, this masterful study covers pioneer generations in East Texas and the Hill Country, but also follows the story into the Brand: Texas A&M University Press.

      German immigrants of the nineteenth century left a distinctive mark on the lifestyles and vernacular architecture of Texas. In this first comprehensive survey of the art and artifacts of German Texans, Kenneth Hafertepe explores how their material culture was influenced by their European roots, how it was adapted to everyday life in Texas, and how it changed over time - . In , the singing society Sangerbund held its first German music festival. It has grown in popularity among not only German Texans, but also out-of-state participants of different ethnicities. While many German activities dissipated during World War I and II due to discrimination, the Boerne Village Band maintained an important presence.

      The German Texans (The Texians and the Texans) by Glen E Lich. University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.   Read "Germans and Texans Commerce, Migration, and Culture in the Days of the Lone Star Republic" by Walter Struve available from Rakuten Kobo. During the brief history of the Republic of Texas (), o Germans emigrated to Texas. Perhaps best reme Brand: University of Texas Press.


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German Texans by University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio. Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book was first published in This book is a real treasure when doing research on the late ’s in New Braunfels. Originally published in German inthis book has been described by scholars of German-Texans as a “Treasure of German-Texan History” and “a Valuable Contribution to our Knowledge of Early Texas.”.

Get this from a library. The German Texans. [James Patrick McGuire; University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio.] -- This item is part of a series relating how the German Setterlers traveled to Texas and the history of their arrival in Texas it names some of the renowned German Settlers in Texas.

German Texans Paperback – March 1, by Glen E. Lich (Author) › Visit Amazon's Glen E. Lich Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Glen E. Lich (Author) out of 5 stars 2 Cited by: 7. Not until the late s and early s did German-Texans again boldly celebrate their heritage with the emergence of annual Octoberfests in various cities and towns of the state.

The customary observance in modern Germany dates frombut that was actually a re-emergence of a centuries-old Munich festival of horse races called the Scarlet.

The Material Culture of German Texans is about the struggle to become American while maintaining a distinctive cultural identity drawn from German heritage. Including materials from rural, small town, and urban settings, this masterful study covers pioneer generations in East Texas and the Hill Country, but also follows the German Texans.

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German Texan (German: Deutschtexaner) is both a term to describe immigrants who arrived in the Republic of Texas from Germany from the s onward and an ethnic category that includes their descendants in today's state of arriving Germans tended to cluster in ethnic enclaves; the majority settled in a broad, fragmented belt across the south-central part of the.

The German Texans. [Glen E Lich] -- German culture in Texas. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Glen E Lich. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number: THE INSTITUTE OF TEXAN CULTURES Texans One and All — The German Texans Page 1 Texas One and All The German Texans Chester W.

Nimitz (in his U.S. Naval Academy uniform) with his family Texans of German birth or descent have, since the mid‐19th century, made up one of the largest ethnic groups in the state. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The German Texans by Glen E. Lich, MarchUniversity of Texas Press edition, Paperback - Revised edition. The German-Texan Heritage Society offers advanced genealogical searches for members of GTHS as we have genealogy researchers that can help you out.

For more information please contact us at [email protected] View details → UPCOMING GTHS EVENTS. 05 December, Christmas Market. 10 AM to PM. 27 October, AM to PM. German-Texans suffered beatings, whippings, and were murdered by vigilantes for criticism of the war or refusal to buy Liberty Bonds.

Even speaking German was a problem. Passed by the Texas Legislature inHouse Bill prohibited the teaching of German in any public school, college, or university. Winner, San Antonio Conservation Society Foundation Book Award, sponsored by the San Antonio Conservation Society Foundation German immigrants of the nineteenth century left a distinctive mark on the lifestyles and vernacular architecture of Texas.

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An absolutely gorgeous new book, "The Material Culture of German Texans," by former Austinite Ken Hafertepe, will be an enormous resource for collectors, designers, tourists and just plain history. German immigrants of the nineteenth century left a distinctive mark on the lifestyles and vernacular architecture of Texas.

In this first comprehensive survey of the art and artifacts of German Texans, Kenneth Hafertepe explores how their material culture was influenced by their European roots, how it was adapted to everyday life in Texas, and how it changed over Author: Kenneth Hafertepe.

Germans created new ethnic islands as late as the s, but they were peopled from other areas in Texas, particularly the German Belt. Second and third generation German-Texans looking for cheap land flocked westward until the Great Depression halted the movement. Since the extent of the German-settled area has changed very little, though.

The Material Culture of German Texans is about the struggle to become American while maintaining a distinctive cultural identity drawn from German heritage. Including materials from rural, small town, and urban settings, this masterful study covers pioneer generations in East Texas and the Hill Country, but also follows the story into the Author: Kenneth Hafertepe.

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German Texans E3. The German Texans. Revised edition. Glen E. Lich. San Antonio: University of Texas at San Antonio Press, Institute of Texan Cultures. (Texians and Texans Book Series.) $ X.Ample testimony of the support of the Confederate cause by Texans of German extraction is seen in the work of such men as Marinus von der Henvel of Austin County, who was killed at the battle of Valverde, New Mexico, on Febru ; Capt.

Julius Giesecke of Comal County in Henry H. Sibley's brigade; William Eckhardt of DeWitt County in."The German Texans is a scrapbook of favorite personal clippings from the past, a collection of lives, events, pictures and memories.

It is also a view of Texas history through the eyes of some of the most thoughtful and observant members of this ethnic group. " ; Edition: 1st Edition.