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SAHS NEWSLETTER

CONTENTS - 1989

VOLUME 25


ISSUE 1 (February)

Schelbert, Leo, "Prefatory Note." 

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p2. 1p. 

[Preface]

"The Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting of the SAHS."

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p3-10. 8p.

[Minutes and Reports]

Menolfi, Ernest and Leo Schelbert, “The Wisconsin Swiss: A Portrait.”
Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p11-35.  25p.

[Article]

Abstract: Examines Swiss immigrants to the United States during the 18th and early part of the 19th century and their relatively smooth transition to American life in Wisconsin.

Niklaus R. Schweizer, His Hawaiian Excellency.

[Book Review by David Beck]

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p36-40. 5p.

Jessner, Sabine, The SAHS Regional Meeting in Cincinnati.

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p41 (S).

David Babelay, They Trusted and Were Delivered. The French-Swiss of Knoxville, Tennessee.

[Book Review by Leo Schelbert]

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p42. 1p.

Brigitte Bachmann-Geiser, Amische. Die Lebensweise der Amischen in Berne, Indiana. Eine Monographie.  

[Book Review by Leo Schelbert]

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p42-43. 2p.

Delbert Gratz, “The Swiss Settlement of Bluffton-Pandora, Ohio,” Mennonite Life 43, No. 4 (December 1989), 4-12.

[Review by Leo Schelbert]

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p43. 1p.

Herman Hilty, “John Ulrich Amstutz,” Mennonite Life 43, No. 4 (December 1989), 13-19.

[Review by Leo Schelbert]

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p43. 1p.

Robert Kreider, “The Swiss Settlement at the Turn of the Century: A Photographic Essay,” Mennonite Life 43, No. 4 (December 1989), 20-48.

[Review by Leo Schelbert]

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p43. 1p.

Angst, Walter, "Plea for Rehabilitation." 

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p44. 1p.

[Announcement]

"Tritt Family Newsletter."

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Feb1989, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p45-53. 9p.

[News Notes]

ISSUE 2 (June)

Schelbert, Leo, "Prefatory Note." 

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Jun1989, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p2. 1p.

[Preface]

Nøkkentved, Christian D., “Waging Peace: William Bross Lloyd’s Uses of the Swiss Experience."  
Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Jun1989, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p4-17. 14p.

[Article]

Abstract: Discusses American peace activist William Bross Lloyd and his book, 'Waging Peace: The Swiss Experience' (1948), which emphasizes the role of one smaller country in world politics and peace efforts.

Lloyd, Georgia, "The Lloyd Family and Switzerland." 

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Jun1989, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p17-19. 3p.

[Article]

Lloyd, Robin, “My Father William B. Lloyd.”

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Jun1989, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p20-23. 4p.

[Article]

Abstract: Prints an interview with the author's father, William B. Lloyd, and discusses his contributions to the US peace movement.

Rappard, William F., "From William E. Rappard’s Preface to Waging Peace."

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Jun1989, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p24- 26. 3p.

[Article]

Lloyd, William Bross, "William Bross Lloyd in His Own Words." 

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Jun1989, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p27-45. 19p.

[Primary Document]

ISSUE 3 (November)

Schelbert, Leo, [Prefatory Note].

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Nov1989, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p4. 1p.

[Preface]

Grossenbacher, Paul, "Looking Back: From Burgdorf, Canton Bern, to New Glarus, Wisconsin: Autobiographical Sketch of a Twentieth Century Swiss Immigrant."

Swiss-American Historical Society. Newsletter. Aug1989, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p5-49. 45p.

[Article]

Abstract: Traces the author's life history and experiences from his youth in Switzerland to his eventual emigration to the United States, where he eventually settled in New Glarus, Wisconsin, and became a successful dairy farmer.