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Delaware Saengerbund: 1853-2003 Hilde Cox

Delaware Saengerbund: 1853-2003

Hilde Cox

Published January 1st 2002
ISBN : 9781892142160
Unknown Binding
184 pages
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Wilmington, Delawares Saengerbund, originally an all-male German singing society, recently celebrated the 150th anniversary.German immigration to America, including the Wilmington area, peaked in the mid-to late nineteenth century. In the twentiethMoreWilmington, Delawares Saengerbund, originally an all-male German singing society, recently celebrated the 150th anniversary.German immigration to America, including the Wilmington area, peaked in the mid-to late nineteenth century. In the twentieth century, Americas relationship with Germany underwent dramatic swings from bitter enmity to close friendship.Through it all, the Saengerbund has endured and thrived and retains an important role in the local community, both for those who have a German heritage, and those who do not.