33rd ANNUAL MEETING AND SYMPOSIUM
“German-Americans and The Guns of August - 1917”
Indiana German Heritage Society
In cooperation with the IUPUI Max Kade German-American Center
Hosted by the German-American Citizens League of Cincinnati
March 17th and 18th 2017
Friday March 17th
5-6 p.m. Munich Room Mecklenburg Gardens. Annual membership meeting
6-7:30 p.m. Dinner. Meckenburg Gardens
7:30-8:30 p.m. Munich Room Mecklenburg Gardens. After dinner program:
"The Jahn Monument in Cincinnati: A World War I Target of the Anti-German Hysteria."
Dr. Don Heinrich Tolzmann President, German-American Citizens League & Curator, German Heritage Museum,
and Dr. Richard E. Schade, Professor emeritus, University of Cincinnati
Saturday March 18th
8:30-9:00 a.m. Meeting Room Hampton Inn. Registration. Coffee and refreshments
9:00 a.m. Meeting Room Hampton Inn. Welcome President IGHS
Greetings from Dr. Don Heinrich Tolzmann President, German-American Citizens League & Curator, German Heritage Museum.
Martin Wilhelmy, Hon. Consul, Federal Republic of Germany
Clement H. Luken, Jr., Hon. Consul, Republic of Austria
9:15 a.m. "The Anti-German Hysteria of World War I in Northern Kentucky,"
Dr. Paul A. Tenkotte, Professor, History & Geography, Director, Center for Public History, Northern Kentucky University
10:00 a.m. “The Athenaeum-Deutsches Haus Story in the Context of the German-American Story”
William Selm, Public Historian, Associate Faculty IUPUI
10:45 Coffee break
11:00 a.m. "The German-American in WWI in Graphic Detail"
Dr. Giles R. Hoyt, Professor emeritus of German, Director emeritus IUPUI Max Kade German-American Center
12:00 noon lunch Taft's Ale House, 1429 Race Street, Over-the-Rhine in the renovated former St. Paul’s German Evangelical Church http://taftsalehouse.com/
2:30 p.m. German Heritage Museum, 4764 West Fork Road Cincinnati-
Empfang mit Kaffee/Reception-Coffee
Dinner and evening: For those who wish to stay over in Cincinnati, we will have dinner and enjoy the entertainment at the Hofbräuhaus in Newport, KY just across the river from Cinci at 200 East 3rd St.
Friday Evening Dinner $30.00/person #____ Total $__________
After March 14 $35.00/person #____ $__________
Saturday Registration $15.00/person #____ $__________
After March 14 $20.00/person #____ $__________
Students only $10.00/person #____ $__________
Please make the check payable to “Indiana German Heritage Society” and mail to: IGHS Annual Meeting, 401 E. Michigan St., Indianapolis, IN 46204. For information, contact Giles R. Hoyt, IUPUI Max Kade Center, 317-253-9509, email@example.com.
For directions, search Google Maps or Mapquest.com for: Hampton Inn & Suites Cincinnati/Uptown-University Area, 3024 Vine St., Cincinnati. Mecklenburg Gardens is a short distance from the Inn.
A block of rooms have been reserved at:
3024 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45219, USA TEL: +1-513-281-2700 FAX: +1-513-281-0700
Call and make your reservations before March 10th. Or use this link: https://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/hp/reservation/book.htm?inputModule=HOTEL&ctyhocn=CVGUPHX&spec_plan=CHHIGH&arrival=20170317&departure=20170319&cid=OM,WW,HILTONLINK,EN,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT
Giles R. Hoyt, IUPUI Max Kade German-American Center, 401 E. Michigan St., Indianapolis, IN 46204