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Webinar covers history of early German newspapers in NYC

The Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies has recently added a new webinar to

The video is entitled “New York’s German-Language Press in Times of Peace and War (late 19th century to 1918).” The talk examines New York City’s German-language press on the eve of of World War I by looking at three newspapers: New Yorker Staats-Zeitung, the New Yorker Volkszeitung and the New Yorker Deutsches Journal.

The presenter, Peter Conolly-Smith, is a history professor at Queens College.

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