Found 3 collections related to Germans -- United States -- 19th century

Mainzer Carneval-Verein (New York, N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 23092
.13 linear feet (1 volume)
The Mainzer Carneval-Verein songbooks date from 1878 to 1894 and consist of 19 pamphlets bound in one volume. The songbooks contain lyrics distributed during gatherings of the Mainzer Carneval-Verein in New York, an émigré extension of the Mainz,... more
Günther, Henry
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 23093
.33 linear feet (1 box, 1 volume)
Henry Günther was president of the Vereins der Vereinigten Braumeister der Stadt New-York u. Umgegend and founding vice-president of the Vereinigten Staaten Braumeister-Bundes. The collection, dated 1881 to 1898, contains a souvenir program, menu,... more
Schneider, Francis J. (Franz Joseph), d. 1907
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18165
18.5 linear feet (88 vols)
Rev. Francis J. Schneider, a Protestant minister (1832-1907?) who emigrated to the United States from Germany, was known as the "marrying parson" for the nearly 20,000 marriages he performed from 1869 to 1906. The collection consist of his copies... more