Max Kade Institute for German American Studies

Web
mki.wisc.edu

Email
hahague@wisc.edu --Hope Hague, Administrative Assistant
mllouden@wisc.edu -- Mark Louden, Director

Phone
(608) 262-7546

Hours
Monday-Friday 9 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Address
University Club 4th Floor
432 East Campus Mall
Madison, WI 53706


The Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies is an interdisciplinary unit in the College of Letters and Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

The Institute is dedicated to:
  • researching the story of German-speaking immigrants and their descendants in a global, multicultural, and interdisciplinary context;
  • preserving American print culture and personal documents in the German language and making them part of America's story and historiography;
  • sharing the Institute's resources through publications, community outreach, and educational programming.
Our Library and Archives house one of the largest collections of German-language materials published in North America, as well as primary source documents, such as letters, diaries, and business records; and the North American German Dialect Archive, which contains thousands of hours of recordings of immigrant dialects form the mid-1940s to the present.uage materials published in North America, as well as primary source documents, such as letters, diaries, and business records; and the North American German Dialect Archive, which contains thousands of hours of recordings of immigrant dialects from the mid-1940s to the present.



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