Lunch and a Bite of History is a weeklong series of presentations focused on historical research related to the US-Dakota war of 1862. All presentations will be about 40 minutes with a 15-minute Q&A session to follow. Some presenters will conclude a book signing session.
Dr. Don Heinrich Tolzmann, a Minnesota native and retired Curator of the German-Americana Collection and Director of the German-American Studies Program at the University of Cincinnati, will discuss Rudolf Leonhart, whose book "Memories of New Ulm was translated and edited by Tolzmann, Leonhart accepted a teaching position at New Ulm in 1861 and lived through the
US - Dakota War.
For more information, please contact the New Ulm Public Library: 507-359-8331
Brown County Historical Society, 2 N Broadway St, New Ulm, MN