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The Old Land and the New: The Journals of Two Swiss Families in America in the 1820s Robert H. Billigmeier

The Old Land and the New: The Journals of Two Swiss Families in America in the 1820s

Robert H. Billigmeier

Published February 19th 1965
ISBN : 9780816657094
Paperback
292 pages
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The Old Land and the New was first published in 1965. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions.TheseMoreThe Old Land and the New was first published in 1965. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions.These are the journals in English translation of two early Swiss immigrants to America who provided an intriguing picture of life as they saw it in New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. The book is illustrated with sketches by the Swiss artist, Hans Erni.