Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
Library,Documentation and Information Science Division

“A research journal serves that narrow

borderland which separates the known from the unknown”

-P.C.Mahalanobis


Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Independent immigrants [electronic resource] : a settlement of Hanoverian Germans in western Missouri / Robert W. Frizzell.

By: Frizzell, Robert W, 1947-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2007Description: 1 online resource (xii, 202 p.) : ill., maps.ISBN: 9780826266095 (electronic bk.); 0826266096 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Germans -- Missouri -- Lafayette County -- History -- 19th century | German Americans -- Missouri -- Lafayette County -- History -- 19th century | Lafayette County (Mo.) -- History -- 19th century | Concordia (Mo.) -- History -- 19th century | Lafayette County (Mo.) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century | Hannover (Germany : Province) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century | HISTORY -- State & Local | HISTORY -- State & Local -- GeneralGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Independent immigrants.DDC classification: 977.8/4530431 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Hanoverian background -- Settling in Missouri and starting farms -- Founding churches and using the law -- The Civil War and disaster in western Missouri -- Postwar growth and development -- Appendix : Letters of F.J. and Marie Biltz.
Summary: "Frizzell examines the American immigrant experience of German peasant farmers from the Kingdom of Hanover, who immigrated to Lafayette County, Missouri, to form a new community centered on the town of Concordia, showing how it differed from other German immigrant communities in America and how it flourished after the Civil War"--Provided by publisher.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
No physical items for this record

"Frizzell examines the American immigrant experience of German peasant farmers from the Kingdom of Hanover, who immigrated to Lafayette County, Missouri, to form a new community centered on the town of Concordia, showing how it differed from other German immigrant communities in America and how it flourished after the Civil War"--Provided by publisher.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-191) and index.

Hanoverian background -- Settling in Missouri and starting farms -- Founding churches and using the law -- The Civil War and disaster in western Missouri -- Postwar growth and development -- Appendix : Letters of F.J. and Marie Biltz.

Description based on print version record.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Other editions of this work

Independent immigrants by Frizzell, Robert W., ©2007
Library, Documentation and Information Science Division, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B T Road, Kolkata 700108, INDIA
Phone no. 91-33-2575 2100, Fax no. 91-33-2578 1412, ksatpathy@isical.ac.in


Visitor Counter