GERMAN AMERICANS

By Kailey Miller

First Years In America

They joined friends or family already living In the United States.

They lived in small sod houses.

Where they settled

They settled in Pennsylvania, Texas, California,Wisconsin, Minnesota and New York.

A tradition that they brought with them

Oktoberfest is a huge festival that was first celebrated in Germany. They eat German foods,dress in German clothes and listen to German music. Avery won was invited to the Oktoberfest.

Facts

Many Germans joined bands. Many women worked as waitress. About 200,000 Germans Immigrated.