Napoleon Diamond Jubilee Book Committee, Napoleon, North Dakota, 1959, 216 pages, hardcover
The Germans from Russia Heritage Collection is pleased to provide this valuable 75th diamond jubilee book for Napoleon, Logan County, south central North Dakota, heavily settled by immigrants from the Black Sea German villages today near Odessa, Ukraine.
The book includes the "History of Napoleon" for pages 7 to 28 by Jay A. Bryant, longtime editor of The Napoleon Homestead. There is the article, "Mr. and Mrs. Napoleon Goodsill - Early Day Pioneers."
The valuable "Family Histories" section includes many family and histories photographs including: Baltzer, Bauer, Becker, Delzer, Bitz, Braun, Bremeise, Brendel, Brunner, Deibert, Delzer, Draeger, Fettig, Flemmer, Frank, Glatt, Grenz, Grof, Gross, Gums, Heisler, Hilzendeger, Himmerich, Hochhalter, Hoffman, Hoof, Houser, Hunkler, Jacob, Job, Johs, Jundt, Kambeitz, Kemmet, Keterling, Kirschenman, Kleppe, Kuhn, Kuntz, Kroeber, Kraeber, Lachenmeier, Lang, Leier, Leischner, Moen, Meier, Mertz, Mennes, Mitzel, Masseth, Neigum, Oberlander, Oldenburger, Olig, Perman, Pfeifle, Piatz, Pritzkau, Rau, Retzlaff, Richter, Roehrich, Roesler, Rohrich, Rudolf, Schatz, Schmidt, Schott, Schwengler, Schwartz, Schwartzenberger, Silbernagel, Steidl, Spangler, Sperle, Spitzer, Steinhaus, Sukut, Wald, Wangler, Weber, Welder, Wentz, Wiebusch, Wierschke, Wittmier, Wolf and Zimmerman.
The book includes a section of "Churches and Church Organizations," "Schools and School Organizations," "Civic and Fraternal Organizations," "County and City Offices" and "Business History."
There are many of Napoleon and the area throughout the book. A "Biographical Index" completes the book.
Napoleon 75th Diamond Jubilee Anniversary: 1884 - 1959
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