Bicentennial Book Table of Contents (Revised)

Introduction —— 1
by Homer Rudolf
Russian Time Line —— 3
compiled by Homer Rudolf
Points of Origin —— 15
by Richard Sandmeier
Stumpp Passport Lists — Glückstalers —— 39
by Thomas A. Stangl
The Early Years to 1810 and the Glückstal Wolost —— 49
by Homer Rudolf
Glückstal —— 57
by Homer Rudolf
Neudorf —— 81
by Homer Rudolf
Bergdorf —— 93
by Homer Rudolf
Kassel —— 105
by Homer Rudolf
Hoffnungstal —— 115
by Homer Rudolf
Daughter Colonies and Chutors —— 127
by Homer Rudolf
Mobility or Wanderlust of the Glückstal Colonists —— 169
compiled by Thomas A. Stangl
Wolost Structure of the Glückstal Colonies —— 187
by Homer Rudolf
Parish Structure of the Glückstal Colonies —— 205
by Homer Rudolf
Report on 1804 Arrivals —— 217
translated by Donn Koenig, edited by Thomas A. Stangl
Glückstal Colonies Crop Report, 1820–Spring 1821 —— 223
translated and compiled by Margaret Freeman and Thomas A. Stangl
Statistical Reports of the Glückstal Colonies from 1825 —— 235
by Homer Rudolf
Glückstal Colonies Petition, May 1827 —— 245
by Thomas A. Stangl
Kassel Annahme — 1830 —— 251
by Thomas A. Stangl, translation by Allyn R. Brosz
Inheritances From Abroad 255
by Thomas A. Stangl, translations by Serge Yelizarov
Distribution Of Martin Weisser Estate —— 257
by Margaret Freeman
Monthly Chores in South Russia During the 1880s —— 265
translated by Homer Rudolf
Voter’s Lists —— 269
by Thomas A. Stangl
Consumer Associations —— 297
translated by Homer Rudolf
Agricultural Associations —— 301
translated by Homer Rudolf
The Colonist Wife —— 303
translated by Homer Rudolf
Seals and Stamps on Russian Documents —— 309
compiled by Homer Rudolf
The Church in the Glückstal Colonies and Hoffnungstal —— 357
by Homer Rudolf
American Time Line —— 393
compiled by Homer Rudolf
Travel from South Russia to the U.S. and Canada —— 397
by Homer Rudolf
Early Glückstal Colonist Settlements in the U.S. —— 419
by Homer Rudolf
Third Migration —— 455
by Homer Rudolf
The Trek —— 465
by Homer Rudolf
Einwandererzentralstelle (EWZ) —— 495
by Thomas A. Stangl
A Ballad of Germans from Russia —— 501
by Helmut Mayer, translated by Janice Huber Stangl
When Conflict Intrudes —— 503
by James Klein
A Glückstaler in the Czar’s Armies —— 559
by Janice Huber Stangl
German SS Activities In The Bergdorf Area, 1941 —— 567
by Stephen Tyas, St Albans, England
Farming on the Steppes and the Prairies —— 571
by Barbara (Geiger) Horn
The Glückstal Women And Their Lives —— 615
by Sally Gross Sologuk
Handwork of the Women of the Glückstal Coloies —— 647
by Connie Dahlke
The Paul G. Martel Clothing Collection —— 667
compiled by Connie Dahlke
A German-Russian Midwife In The Dakotas At The Turn Of The Twentieth Century
And Beyond — A Personal Memoir —— 675
by Rosemarie Ketterling
Brauche, Healing and Home Remedies —— 679
by Carol Just
Himmelsbriefe from the Glückstal Colonies —— 703
by Homer Rudolf
Friedricka (Fischer) Rau Friske — A Practicing Brauchere —— 715
by Homer Rudolf
Causes of Death: Epidemics, Diseases and Accidents —— 743
by Janice Huber Stangl
Light Side, Dark Side Glimpses of Germans from Russia Life —— 755
by Janice Huber Stangl
Church, School and Holiday Traditions —— 765
by Sally Gross Sologuk
Some Research Tools for Germans from Russia —— 773
by Thomas A. Stangl
Researching Federal Land Records —— 779
by Allyn Brosz
Miscellaneous Photos —— 783