9781851096282

Germany And The Americas

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  • Copyright: 2005-09-28
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Summary

This comprehensive encyclopedia details the close ties between the German-speaking world and the Americas, examining the extensive Germanic cultural and political legacy in the nations of the New World and the equally substantial influence of the Americas on the Germanic nations.

Table of Contents

Advisory Board xv
Series Editor's Preface xvii
Editor's Preface xix
Topic Finder xxiii
Chronology of Germany and the Americas xxxi
Germany and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History Volume 1, Introductory Essays, A--F
Introductory Essays 1(2)
North America 3(10)
German Jewish Migration to the United States 13(10)
South America 23(4)
German Migration to Latin America 27(6)
Changes in Migration Paterns in the Twentieth Century 33(4)
Adams, John Quincy
37(1)
Addams, (Laura) Jane
38(2)
Adelsverein (Society for the Protection of German Immigrants in Texas)
40(3)
Adelung, Johann Christoph
43(2)
Admiral GrafSpee
45(2)
Adorno, Theodor Wiesengrund
47(1)
African Americans
48(3)
Altgeld, John Peter
51(2)
Amana Colonies
53(4)
American Churches in Germany
57(4)
American Civil War, Financial Support of Frankfurt Bankers for
61(1)
American Civil War, German Participants in
62(3)
American Occupation Zone
65(4)
American Students at German Universities
69(2)
Americanisms in the German Language
71(4)
Americanization
75(4)
Amerika Institut
79(1)
Amish
80(1)
Anarchists
81(3)
Anneke, Mathilde Franziska
84(1)
Antisemitism
85(7)
Anzeiger des Westens (Western Informer)
92(1)
Argentina
93(4)
Assimilation of Germans in the United States
97(6)
Assing, Ottilie
103(2)
Astor, John Jacob
105(3)
Aufbau (Construction)
108(1)
Ave-Lallemant, Robert Christian Berthold
109(2)
Baegert, Christoph Johannes Jakob
111(1)
Bananas and Pineapples
112(3)
Bancroft, George
115(3)
Barbie, Klaus
118(1)
Bartz, Fritz
119(1)
Baudissin, Adelbert Heinrich, Count
120(2)
Bauhaus
122(5)
Becker, Joao
127(1)
Becker, Philip
127(2)
Beckmann, Max
129(1)
Beer
130(3)
Berger, Victor L.
133(2)
Berlin Wall
135(2)
Berliner Journal
137(1)
Berlin/Kitchener, Ontario
138(4)
Bernoulli, Carl Gustav
142(1)
Bernstorff, Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Count von
143(2)
Bismarck's Anti-Socialist Law (1878-1890)
145(1)
Bitburg
146(3)
Bloch, Felix
149(1)
B'nai B'rith (Sons of the Covenant)
150(2)
Bodmer, Karl
152(3)
Bonhoeffer, Dietrich
155(1)
Bosse, Georg von
156(2)
Boveri, Margaret
158(1)
Brackebusch, Ludwig
159(1)
Brandt, Willy
160(3)
Braun, Wernher von
163(2)
Brazil
165(7)
Brazil, German Exile in
172(4)
Brazil, Religion in
176(3)
Brecht, Bertolt
179(2)
Bremerhaven
181(2)
Brummer
183(1)
Bruning, Heinrich
184(2)
Buffalo
186(4)
Buffalo Bill
190(2)
Bund Deutscher Frauenvereine (Federation of German Women's Clubs)
192(3)
Burgess, John William
195(1)
Burmeister, Carl Hermann Conrad
196(2)
Business, U.S.--Third Reich
198(3)
Cahensly, Peter Paul
201(1)
Canada, Germans in (during World Wars I and II)
202(10)
Canadian Military Forces in West Germany
212(4)
Carranza, Venustiano
216(2)
Casablanca Conference/Unconditional Surrender
218(1)
Catholic Women's Union
219(3)
Central Park
222(3)
Chamisso, Adelbert von
225(2)
Chewing Gum
227(2)
Chicago
229(5)
Chile
234(5)
Cincinnati
239(9)
Cluss, Adolf
248(2)
Coca-Cola
250(2)
Committee on Public Information
252(2)
Conquista
254(2)
Consumerism
256(3)
Cooperative for American Remittance to Europe/Council of Relief Agencies Licensed for Operation in Germany
259(2)
Council for a Democratic Germany
261(4)
Darmstaedters (The Forty)
265(2)
Davis, Angela Yvonne
267(2)
Dawes Plan
269(3)
Deckert, Friedrich Karl Emil
272(1)
Denazification
273(3)
Dieseldorff, Erwin Paul
276(1)
Dieterle, William
277(1)
Dietrich, Marlene Magdalene
278(2)
Dimension2
280(2)
Dobrizhoffer, Martin
282(1)
Dohms, Hermann Gottlieb
282(1)
Duden, Gottfried
283(2)
Dunt, Detlef
285(2)
Dutch
287(2)
Eckener, Hugo
289(2)
Ederle, Gertrud
291(1)
Egg Harbor City, New Jersey
292(3)
Ehrenreich, Paul Max Alexander
295(1)
Eichmann, Karl Adolf
296(1)
82nd Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment
297(3)
Einhorn, David
300(2)
Einstein, Albert
302(3)
Encyclopaedia Americana
305(6)
Ende, Amalie (Amelia) von
311(1)
Ephrata
312(2)
Ernst, Friedrich
314(2)
Ertl, Hans
316(2)
Eschwege, Wilhelm Ludwig von
318(1)
Espionage and Sedition Act
319(1)
Eugenics/Euthanasia
320(5)
Everett, Edward
325(4)
Far East, U.S.-German Entente in the
329(2)
Faupel, Wilhelm
331(2)
Feininger, Andreas
333(1)
Festivities, German Brazilian
334(4)
Film and Television (American) After World War II, Germany in
338(2)
Film (German), American Influence on
340(7)
Film (German), The Image of the United States in
347(7)
First Moroccan Crisis (1905--1906)
354(1)
Flugel, Johann Gottfried
355(1)
Follen, Charles (Karl)
356(2)
Ford, Henry
358(2)
Fordism
360(2)
Foreign Policy (U.S., 1949--1955), West Germany in
362(6)
Forster, Bernhard
368(1)
Forty-Eighters
369(3)
Francke, Kuno
372(1)
Frankfurt am Main Citizens in the United States
373(5)
Frankfurt School
378(3)
Fredericksburg, Texas
381(4)
Freiheit (Freedom)
385(2)
Freund, Ernst
387(2)
Friedman, Perry
389(1)
Friedrich, Carl Joachim
390(1)
Friends of the New Germany
391(3)
Fritz, Samuel
394(1)
Fromm, Erich
395(1)
Fuchs, Klaus
396(2)
Fulbright Program
398(2)
Fuller, Margaret
400(3)
Volume II: G--N
Geisel, Ernesto
403(1)
Georgia
403(2)
German Almanacs in Rio Grande Do Sul
405(5)
German American Bund (Amerikadeutscher Volksbund)
410(2)
German American Clubs (in West Germany)
412(1)
German American Women's Organizations
413(5)
German Catholic Central-Verein
418(3)
German Democratic Republic Studies in the United States
421(2)
German Historical Institute in Washington, D.C.
423(1)
German Reformed Church
424(4)
German Scare
428(1)
German Society of Pennsylvania
428(2)
German Society of the City of New York
430(2)
German Students at American Universities
432(4)
German Unification (1871)
436(2)
German Unification (1990)
438(2)
Germanism in Rio Grande Do Sul
440(3)
Germantown, Pennsylvania
443(3)
Gert, Valeska
446(2)
GIs in West Germany
448
Glassmaking
445(8)
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, and the United States
453
Goldschmidt, Richard Benedict
451(6)
Gonner, Nicholas E., Jr.
457(2)
Gottingen, University of
459(1)
Great Depression
460(4)
Griesinger, Karl Theodor
464(2)
Gropius, Walter Adolph
466(1)
Grund, Franz Josef
467(2)
Gusinde, Martin
469(2)
Haenke, Thaddaus
471(1)
Halvorsen, Gail S.
472(2)
Hamburg
474(2)
Hammerstein, Oscar, I
476(1)
Hanfstaengl, Ernst and Helene
477(3)
Hapag
480(2)
Harmony Society
482(2)
Harnack, Mildred Fish
484(2)
Hart, James Morgan
486(1)
Hartmann, Franz
487(1)
Hauthal, Rudolf Johannes Friedrich
488(1)
Haymarket
489(1)
Heartfield, John
490(3)
Hecker, Friedrich
493(1)
Hegemann, Werner
494(2)
Helbig, Karl Martin Alexander
496(1)
Hermann, Missouri
497(3)
Herzog, Werner
500(2)
Hessians
502(2)
Hettner, Alfred
504(1)
Hexamer, Charles J.
505(2)
Heym, Stefan
507(1)
Hindenburg Disaster
508(2)
Holborn, Hajo
510(1)
Hollywood
511(4)
Holm, Hanya
515(2)
Horkheimer, Max
517(1)
Huebsch, Ben W., Stefan Zweig, Lion Feuchtwanger, Franz Werfel, and the Viking Press Imprint
518(12)
Humboldt, Alexander von
530(2)
Humboldt, Wilhelm von
532(1)
Hutten, Ulrich von
533(4)
Ihering, Hermann Friedrich Albrecht von
537(1)
Illinois
538(2)
Illinois Staatszeitung
540(2)
Indian Captivity
542(4)
Indian Films of the Deutsche Film Aktiengesellschaft
546(4)
Indiana
550(4)
Indians in German Literature
554(7)
Integralism
561(1)
Intellectual Exile
562(3)
International Council of Women
565(1)
Iowa, German Dialects in
566(5)
Jackson, Robert H.
571(1)
Jamaica
572(1)
Jannings, Emil
573(2)
Jessing, John Joseph
575(1)
Jewish Refugee Scientists
575(11)
Johann, King of Saxony
586(2)
Johns Hopkins University
588(1)
Johnson, Philip Cortelyou
589(1)
Joist, Johann Heinrich
590(1)
Judaism, Reform (North America)
591(6)
Kansas, German Dialects in
597(3)
Kapp, Friedrich
600(1)
Kappler, August
601(1)
Kelly, Petra
602(1)
Kelpius, Johann
603(1)
Kenkel, Frederick P.
604(2)
Kiesling, Hans von
606(1)
Kindergartners
606(5)
Kino, Eusebius Franciscus
611(2)
Kirchhoff, Theodor
613(1)
Kisch, Egon Erwin
613(1)
Kissinger, Henry
614(2)
Koch-Grunberg, Christian Theodor
616(2)
Koerner, Gustave Philipp
618(1)
Koerner, William Henry Detlef
619(1)
Kohl, Johann Georg
620(1)
Kohler, Kaufmann
621(1)
Kollonitz, Paula von
622(1)
Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
623(2)
Koseritz, Karl von
625(1)
Kracauer, Siegfried
626(2)
Kraemer, Fritz Gustav Anton
628(1)
Krause, Arthur and Aurel
629(1)
Kuhn, Fritz Julius
630(1)
Kunwald, Ernst
631(4)
Landscape Architects, German American
635(1)
Lang, Fritz
636(2)
Langsdorff, Georg Heinrich von
638(1)
Latin America, German Military Advisers in
639(4)
Latin America, Nazi Party in
643(4)
Latin America and Nazi Economic Policy
647(4)
Latin America, Nazis in
651(2)
Leeser, Isaac
653(1)
Leni, Paul
654(1)
Lenk, Margarete
655(1)
Leo Baeck Institute
656(2)
Leopoldine Foundation
658(2)
Leutze, Emanuel Gottlieb
660(2)
Lewis, Sinclair
662(2)
Liberal Republican Movement
664(2)
Lieber, Francis (Franz)
666(2)
Liebknecht, Wilhelm
668(2)
Lindbergh, Charles Augustus
670(2)
List, Friedrich
672(2)
Literature (Canadian), Germany and Germans in
674(1)
Literature (German American) in the Nineteenth Century
675(4)
Literature, German Canadian
679(2)
Literature (German), The United States in
681(8)
Llewellyn, Karl Nickerson
689(2)
Loeb, Jacques
691(1)
Loewenstein, Karl
692(2)
Lohe, Johannes Konrad Wilhelm
694(1)
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
694(2)
Lorre, Peter
696(2)
Louisiana
698(3)
Lowe (Lowe), Adolph
701(1)
Lubitsch, Ernst
702(1)
Ludwig-Missionsverein
703(2)
Luschan, Felix von
705(2)
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod
707(6)
Maack, Reinhard
713(2)
Maeser, Karl Gottfried
715(2)
Mann, Thomas
717(2)
Marcuse, Herbert
719(2)
Markgraf, Georg
721(1)
Martius, Carl Friedrich Philipp von
722(2)
May, Karl Friedrich
724(3)
McDonald's Restaurant
727(2)
Meusebach, John O.
729(2)
Mexico
731(7)
Mexico, German Jesuits in
738(3)
Mexico, German-Mexican Relations in
741(5)
Meyer, Hans Heinrich Joseph
746(1)
Meyer, Herrmann
747(2)
Meyer, Kuno
749(1)
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig
750(2)
Milwaukee
752(5)
Milwaukee Socialists
757(3)
Mining
760(3)
Minnesota Holy Land
763(4)
Mollhausen, Heinrich Balduin
767(3)
Morgenthau, Hans J.
770(2)
Morgenthau Plan
772(2)
Mosquito Coast, Moravian Missionaries
774(2)
Mosse, George Lachmann
776(1)
Most, Johann
777(3)
Motley, John Lothrop
780(1)
Muck, Karl
781(2)
Mucker
783(2)
Muench, Aloisius
785(2)
Muench, Friedrich
787(2)
Muhlenberg, Frederick Augustus Conrad
789(1)
Muhlenberg, Henry Melchior
790(2)
Muhlenberg, John Peter Gabriel
792(1)
Mumford, Lewis
793(2)
Munsterberg, Hugo
795(1)
Murnau, Friedrich Wilhelm
796(3)
Music (U.S.), German Influence on
799(4)
Nast, Thomas
803(2)
National German-American Alliance
805(4)
Natterer, Johann Baptist
809(1)
Neue Heimat
810(1)
Neumann, Franz L.
811(1)
New Braunfels, Texas
812(3)
New Orleans
815(2)
New York City
817(3)
New Yorker Staats-Zeitung
820(2)
Newspaper Press, German Language in the United States
822(4)
Norddeutscher Lloyd
826(3)
Nova Scotia
829(4)
Novel, German American
833(3)
Nueces, Battle of the
836(1)
Nuremberg Trials
837(6)
Volume III: O--Z
Obwexer
843(1)
Olmsted, Frederick Law
844(2)
Olympic Games
846(4)
Ontario
850(5)
Ontario, German-Language Press in
855(3)
Orozco y Huerta
858(1)
Osterhaus, Peter J.
859(2)
Paepcke, Walter Paul
861(2)
Panama
863(2)
Papen, Franz von
865(2)
Paraguay
867(2)
Pastorius, Francis Daniel
869(2)
Paul Wilhelm, Duke of Wurttemberg
871(1)
Pennsylvania
872(5)
Pennsylvania German (Dutch) Language
877(2)
Peter, Val J.
879(1)
Philippi, Bernhard Eunom
880(2)
Philippi, Rudolph Amandus
882(1)
Photography
883(4)
Pietism
887(3)
Plant, Richard
890(2)
Poeppig, Eduard Friedrich
892(1)
Politics and German Americans
893(5)
Potatoes
898(2)
Prager, Robert Paul
900(1)
Preminger, Otto Ludwig
901(1)
Presley in Germany
902(2)
Preuss, Edward F.
904(1)
Printing and Publishing
905(6)
Radio Free Europe
911(1)
Radio Inside the American Sector
912(1)
Ratzel, Friedrich
913(2)
Reconstruction of West Germany (1945--1949)
915(2)
Redlich, Josef
917(1)
Reed, Dean
918(2)
Reinhardt, Max
920(1)
Reiss, Johann Wilhelm
921(2)
Rheinstein, Max
923(1)
Rittinger, John Adam
924(1)
Roebling, John Augustus and Washington Augustus
925(3)
Rotermund, Wilhelm
928(1)
Ruppius, Otto
929(2)
Ruth, George Herman, ``Babe''
931(2)
Salomon, Edward S.
933(1)
Sapper Family
934(2)
Sartorius, Karl C.
936(1)
Sauer, Christoph
936(2)
Schaff, Philip
938(1)
Schiff, Jacob Henry
939(2)
Schimmelpfennig, Alexander
941(1)
Schindler, Rudolf
942(2)
Schluter, Hermann
944(1)
Schmidel (Schmidl, Schmidt), Ulrich
945(2)
Schomburgk, Robert Hermann
947(1)
Schonberg, Arnold
948(2)
Schultze-Jena, Leonhard Sigmund
950(1)
Schurz, Agathe Margarethe
951(2)
Schurz, Carl
953(1)
Schutz, Anton (Joseph Friedrich)
954(1)
Schwab, Frank X.
955(2)
Schwab, Justus H.
957(1)
Schwarzenegger, Arnold
958(2)
Schwenkfelders
960(4)
Sealsfield, Charles
964(1)
Seghers, Anna
965(2)
Seume, Johann Gottfried
967(2)
Shuster, George Nauman
969(1)
Sievers, Wilhelm
970(1)
Sigel, Franz
971(1)
Singmaster, Elsie
972(2)
Slavery in German American and German Texts
974(2)
Socialist Labor Party
976(2)
Sociedad Colombo-Alemana de Transportes Aereos
978(5)
Solms-Braunfels, Prince Carl of
983(2)
Sons of Hermann
985(2)
Sorbs (Wends)
987(4)
SS St. Louis
991(2)
St. Raphaelsverein zum Schutze katholischer deutscher Auswanderer
993(1)
St. Vincent Monastery and College
994(2)
Staden, Hans
996(2)
Stalin Note
998(1)
Steffen, Hans
999(1)
Steinen, Karl von den
1000(2)
Sternberg, Josef von
1002(2)
Sternburg, Hermann Speck von
1004(1)
Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm von
1005(2)
Steuben Society of America
1007(1)
Stiefel, Ernst C.
1008(1)
Strauch, Adolph
1009(4)
Strauss, Leo
1013(1)
Stroessner, Alfredo
1014(2)
Stroheim, Erich von
1016(1)
Strubberg, Friedrich August (Ps. Armand)
1017(1)
Stubel, Moritz Alphons
1018(3)
Taylor, (James) Bayard
1021(1)
Tehran Conference
1022(2)
Termer, Karl Ferdinand Franz
1024(1)
Texas
1025(4)
Texas German Dialect
1029(6)
Thompson, Dorothy
1035(2)
Ticknor, George
1037(2)
Tomuschat, Christian
1039(2)
Transcendentalism
1041(2)
Travel Literature, German-U.S.
1043(8)
Traven, B.
1051(2)
Treaty of 1785, (Prusso-American Treaty)
1053(2)
Treaty of Versailles
1055(2)
Tschudi, Johann Jakob
1057(1)
Turner Societies
1058(5)
Twain, Mark
1063(2)
Unabhangiger Orden Treuer Schwestern
1065(1)
United States, East German Perception of the
1066(3)
U.S. Bases in West Germany
1069(2)
U.S.-GDR Relations
1071(2)
U.S.-German Intellectual Exchange
1073(5)
U.S. Plans for Postwar Germany (1941--1945)
1078(7)
Vagts, Alfred
1085(1)
Vansittartism
1086(2)
Vater, Johann Severin
1088(3)
Veidt, Conrad
1091(1)
Venezuelan Crisis (1902--1903)
1092(2)
Verein
1094(3)
Viereck, George Sylvester
1097(2)
Vietnam War and West German Protests
1099(2)
Volga Germans (Volga Deutsche) in the United States
1101(1)
Volkswagen Company and Its VW Beetle
1102(3)
Von-Der-Heydt'sches Reskript (Heydt Edict)
1105(2)
Waibel, Leo Heinrich
1107(1)
Waldseemuller, Martin
1108(1)
Walther, Carl Ferdinand Wilhelm
1109(3)
Warburg, Felix Moritz
1112(1)
Washington, Booker T., and German Togoland
1113(2)
Waterloo County, Ontario
1115(4)
Waterloo, Ontario
1119(3)
Weischet, Wolfgang
1122(1)
Weiser, Conrad
1123(1)
Weissmueller, Peter Jonas
1124(2)
Weitling, Wilhelm (Christian)
1126(2)
Welskopf-Henrich, Liselotte
1128(3)
Wenders, Wim
1131(3)
West Berlin
1134(5)
Wied-Neuwied, Maximilian Alexander Philipp Prinz zu
1139(2)
Wigner, Eugen(e) Paul
1141(1)
Wilder, Billy
1142(2)
Wilhelmy, Herbert
1144(1)
Willich, August (von)
1145(2)
Wirz, Henry
1147(1)
Wise, Isaac Mayer
1148(2)
Wolf, Franz Theodor
1150(2)
Woman and Socialism
1152(1)
World War I
1153(10)
World War I and German Americans
1163(4)
World War I, German Prisoners and Civilian Internees in
1167(2)
World War I, German Sabotage in Canada during
1169(2)
World War II
1171(8)
World War II, German American Soldiers in
1179(2)
World War II, Internment of Germans from Latin America in
1181(2)
World Wars I and II, Brazil and Germany in
1183(1)
World Wars I and II, Canada and Germany in
1184(4)
Wyler, William
1188(3)
Zakrzewska, Marie Elizabeth
1191(3)
Zenger, John Peter
1194(1)
Zeppelin
1195(3)
Zuckmayer, Carl
1198(3)
List of Contributors 1201(8)
Index 1209(98)
About the Editor 1307

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