Category Archives: Amerika
As constantly as our family grows in present times, results of family history are accumulating continuously.
Hofstra, Jill: Edwina, A memoir of childhood through the eyes of a woman, Bloomington 2005 (AuthorHouse-Self Publishing). Edwina and her childhood seem like scenes of an old film. One of the nostalgic black-and-white ones from the penultimate turn of the … Continue reading
Das Tenement-Museum “[...] the ageold urban difficulty of garbage and rubbish disposal was intensified by the accumulation of filth in [...] alleys, and narrow, unpaved streets. As late as 1859 more than two thirds of the city was unsewered.” Diese … Continue reading