Max Kade Institute

for German-American Studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Scanned images from the MKI Archives

 Passports | Immigration Documents | Advice Books | Cookbooks and Recipes | German-American Journals | German-American Schools | German-American Financial Institutions | The German Language in America | Family Photos | Letters and Old German Script | Church and Religion | Jakob Sternberger Collection | Community / Societies | Autograph Books | Miscellaneous

Images and texts included in this section are all scans from originals in the Max Kade Institute Library and Archive. They are made available here for personal and educational use only.  Please credit the Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and our website, mki.wisc.edu.

For any other uses, including print or digital publications, please seek permission from the Max Kade Institute at mki@library.wisc.edu.


Passports


Immigration Documents


Advice Books

General Advice Books

Immigration Advice Books

Language, Dictionaries, etc.

Health, Healthcare, and Beauty

Business and Law

Courtship and Marriage

  • Familienglück [Advice for those seeking to marry], Columbus, OH, 1905 (1 image)


Cookbooks and Recipes

  • Recipes from Praktisches Kochbuch für die Deutschen in Amerika, by Henriette Davidis. Milwaukee: Brumder, 1879.
  • Advertisements from a German-American Cookbook

German-American Journals

Die Abendschule


German-American Schools


German-American Financial Institutions


The German Language in America


Family Photos


Letters and Old German Script


Church and Religion


Jakob Sternberger Collection


Community / Societies


Autograph Books


Miscellaneous

External Link

Publishers' Bindings Online, 1815-1930: The Art of Books
(Includes bindings from the Max Kade Institute collections)