[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Germans in Wisconsin website
gilleh23 at gmail.com
Thu Dec 12 05:45:58 PST 2013
I have no connections to Wisconsin as far as I know - but thought this site
would be interest to those who do.
There's a blogspot/website through the U. of Wisconsin that deals with
Near the bottom is a link to a 1940 map showing German ethnicity in the
And a great illustration of immigration to the US between 1820 and 1985
under Graphic Representation of Germans in America
Some great other blogs - some humorous ones too.
Interesting link to German dialicts in the US - might help some folks sort
However I had a problem with some of the other links - but did find the
http://mki.wisc.edu/ The Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies
at UWisconsin - there's a genealogy link
http://csumc.wisc.edu/ the Centre for the Study of Upper Midwestern
Also at UWisconsin which has some German material - music. It's not clear
whether some of this Germans from Russia are from Black Sea or Wolhynia
-and some are from Switzerland - but browsing might get some interesting
background info. I had fun browsing the German-Wisconsin bread virtual
exhibition. Not much genealogy, but there is the cultural aspect to round
out your research.
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