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Louise Hermann, Peter Zimmermann's future wife, has run out of regular paper and continues her letter on stationery from the Knights of Columbus. She discusses news of Caroline Benzinger, Willie Foerstner, and Harry Young. She notes that Peter should…
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Louise Hermann, Peter Zimmermann's future wife, discusses the weather, her eagerness to receive another letter from Peter, and the death of Rudolf Novak due to pneumonia.
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An overview of Davenport history, written by the editor of the Der Demokrat, Davenport's leading German newspaper. To access the Table of Contents, together with digitized pages of the work, please visit the University of Iowa's DIYHistory site at…
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Announcement of the Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad advertising land for sale, starting at $5 per acre
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Announcement of the Burlington and Missouri River R.R. Co. advertising land for sale on credit, to be paid back at 6% interest over 10 years.
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image of the Foreword from the revised 1873 immigration handbook published by the Iowa Board of Immigration.
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Image of the Agents page from the revised 1873 immigration handbook published by the Iowa Board of Immigration. The state maintained agents in Hamburg, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, and London.
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Image of the inside title page of Chapter Seventeen from the revised 1873 immigration handbook published by the Iowa Board of Immigration.
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Image of the first page of Chapter Seventeen from the revised 1873 immigration handbook published by the Iowa Board of Immigration. The chapter gives prospective immigrants information on common wages for various professions and various means of…
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Image of the first page of Chapter Sixteen from the revised 1873 immigration handbook published by the Iowa Board of Immigration. The chapter itself provides information on counties in Iowa with a large portion of German settlers: Adams County,…
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