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Amana, the community of true inspiration

Bertha M. H. Shambaugh

Amana, the community of true inspiration

by Bertha M. H. Shambaugh

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Published by The State Historical Society of Iowa in Iowa City, Ia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amana Society

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Bertha M. H. Shambaugh.
    ContributionsState Historical Society of Iowa.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination414 p.
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14452334M
    LC Control Number08019211
    OCLC/WorldCa1331456

    Perkins, William Rufus and Barthinius Wick. History of the Amana Society or Community of True Inspiration. Iowa City: State University of Iowa, This was the first scholarly treatment of the community in English, although some of its scholarship is suspect. Beyond its use as a snap shot of Amana at the turn of the century, this. Books Amana Amana: The Community of True Inspiration. $ Amana Colony Recipes. $ A Change and a Parting: My Story. The Morning Star: Words of Inspiration as Presented to The Community of True Inspiration. $ Amana Style: Furniture, Arts, Crafts, Architecture & Gardens. $ Christian Metz German-American Religious.

    Amana developed from the Community of True Inspiration, founded in in the German principality of Hesse by the pietistic mystics Johann Friedrich Rock and Eberhard Ludwig Gruber. The community disintegrated after Rock’s death in , but it was revived in by Christian Metz and Barbara Heinemann and became centred mainly in Württemberg. Gardening in Iowa’s Amana Colonies is the culmination of techniques that stretch back several centuries to central Europe, when adherents to a new faith called the Community of True Inspiration formed their own self-reliant by: 1.

      Published in the USA prior to , public domain Collection of specific histories of various religious and secular communitarian enterprises of the 19th Century, reprinted by a Chicago socialist publisher. CONTENTS: 0. Introduction -- pp. 1. Communism in Early American Colonies -- pp. 2. Perkins and Wick, in their book, History of the Amana Society or Community of True Inspiration, wrote, "When passing their laundries and ‘kitchens’ where the women are working, bursts of innocent laughter mingled with melodious song are to be heard" Kitchens resembled other residential dwellings, except for an extension to the.


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This rare book tells about the life in the Amana Colonies at the turn of the century. A warm, accurate account, it is the only one of its kind, written during the religious-communal era of the Amana people.

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Shambaugh (, Hardcover) Be the first to write a review About this product Brand new: lowest price. Amana: William Rufus Perkins' and Barthinius L. Wick's History of the Amana Society, or Community of Amana Inspiration by Tolzmann, Don Heinrich and a Amana selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shambaugh, Bertha M.H.

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by William Rufus Perkins and Barthinius L Wick. Rated stars. The Amana Colony, a historic utopian society located in the rolling hills of Iowa’s River Valley, was established shortly before the Civil War by a group of German-speaking European settlers who belonged to a religious group known as the Community of True Inspiration.

Here, they began a communal system of living in seven different villages, which encompassed o. Get this from a library. Amana: the community of true inspiration. [Bertha M H Shambaugh; Museum of Amana History.; State Historical Society of Iowa.]. Click to read more about Amana: the community of true inspiration by Bertha M.

Shambaugh. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers4/5. Amana The Community of True Inspiration Peter Hoover, In the fall ofthree years after our people came to Bon Homme in South Dakota, Michael Waldner (Schmied-Michel) and Samuel Kleinsasser travelled several hundred miles southeast across the prairies to Amana in Iowa—the community of the “Inspired.”.

The Community of True Inspiration, also known as the True Inspiration Congregations, Inspirationalists, and the Amana Church Society) is a Radical Pietist group of Christians descending from settlers of German, Swiss and Austrian descent who settled in West Seneca, New York, after purchasing land from an Indian reservation.

Amana: William Rufus Perkins' and Barthinius L. Wick's History of the Amana Society, or Community of True Inspiration - Don Heinrich Tolzmann. Amana (the Society of True Inspiration) was a settlement of German pietists in Iowa, consisting of seven old-fashioned villages along the Iowa River.

The founders were German my. Inthe Amana Colonies were founded by a Pietistic German religious sect called the Community of True Inspiration. The founders were communal pacifists attracted to America for its religious Author: Ellie Gordon-Moershel.

A Hidden Truth book. Read 75 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In the closed communities of the Amana Colonies, hidden truths are a 4/5.

THE INSPIRATIONISTS, AT AMANA, IOWA. 24 p. THE AMANA COMMUNITY. THE "True Inspiration Congregations," as they call themselves ("Wahre Inspiration's Gemeinden"), form a communistic society in Iowa, seventy-four miles west of society has at this time members; owns ab acres of land; lives on this land in.

The Amana Colonies are seven villages on 26, acres located in Iowa County in east-central Iowa, United States: Amana, East Amana, High Amana, Middle Amana, South Amana, West Amana, and Homestead.

The villages were built and settled by German Pietists, who were persecuted in their homeland by the German state government and the Lutheran Church. Nearest city: Middle Amana, Iowa. The Amana Colonies were founded by members of the Community of True Inspiration, a Pietist sect that originated in southwest Germany in Beginning inmembers of the sect migrated to New York and founded the Eben-Ezer Society, in which land, shops, and homes were owned : Perkins and Wick, in their book History of the Amana Society or Community of True Inspiration, described the mills: "There is no 'piece work' method here, for everything is done well, without the rush and hurry which we see in other factories.

Their goods are the best in the market, and the following expression is often heard; 'Colony goods. Between andthe society purcha acres of land and founded six Amana villages: Amana, West Amana, South Amana, High Amana, East Amana, and Middle Amana. A seventh Amana village, Homestead, was founded in solely for the purpose of the nearby railroad terminal.The focus of Inspirationist Archive is primarily on the early, 18th-Century years of the Gemeinde der Wahren Inspiration (Community of True Inspiration) — from the first Werkzeuge (Inspired Instruments) and Gebets Versammlung (prayer gathering) in Fallthrough the death of the last remaining Werkzeug from this Awakening period, Johann.The Community of True Inspiration G oogle the word “Amana” and you’ll quickly discover that it’s associ - ated with an amazing assortment of items.

Falling under its rubric is an Islamic mutual fund, a collection of appliances, the name of a Hebrew mountain, a street in Honolulu, an academy in Georgia, a society, a corpora-Cited by: 1.