• Tags: German-American Women
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Pro forma CoD business, but last section contains interesting aside about "German women" potentially stirring up trouble amongst Davenport community.
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Mayor writes regarding desire to rid Lowden of German language. How to proceed? Notes that in Davenport they've apparently been fining people [mostly women].
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Sarah Keyes writes from Munich. She talks about her own adjustment to the city.
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A composed portrait of German-American opera singer Rose Ettinger taken in Berlin during one of her pre-First-World-War tours of Europe.
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Helen was left alone to manage the family farm during World War II while Ben was deployed. A local newspaper ran her story on her effort and this photograph accompanied the story.
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A scrapbook page containing two images: Bertha and her business partner in front of their millinery shop in Scranton, Iowa; Scranton's Opera house
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