Louis P. Hennighausen Collection, 1868-1925, MS. 1493

Louis P. Hennighausen Collection, 1868-1925
Maryland Historical Society


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Louis P. Hennighausen Collection, 1868-1925
Maryland Historical Society

Contact Information:
Manuscripts Department
Maryland Historical Society Library
201 West Monument Street
Baltimore MD 21201-4674
Fax: 410.385.2105
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Descriptive Summary

Louis P. Hennighausen Collection, 1868-early 20th c.

MS. 1493

Maryland Historical Society

Baltimore MD 21201-4674


Container List

Folder 1

Written and typed materials in German which concern themselves with the German community in Maryland.
10 items

Folder 2

Hand-written historical write-ups in German about German organizations and incidents throughout the United States.
7 items

Folder 3

Speeches addressed to German organizations in Maryland.
8 items

Folder 4

Drafts of - 1) The Germans in North America in the 17th Century, 2) The First German Settlement in North America, 3) Speeches to various societies at the turn of the 20th century.
10 items

Folder 5

Political speeches primarily concerned with the Boer War and the Republican Party in the United States. There are also a number of writings for presentation at the William Wirt Literary Association.
14 items

Folder 6

A written and typed draft of Early German Settlements in Western Maryland.
2 items

Folder 7

1 Typed Draft of The Kremien Case - - a short story by Hennighaus

Folder 8

1 partially-typed and written draft of Political Reminiscences of Germans in Baltimore, 1850-1860
24 pages.

Also: Speech regarding Gettysburg (in German)
Description of Cooping and voting irregularities (in English)
Partial speech to Union Veterans