The Culture of the Swiss

Learn about the Swiss, Think about the Swiss, Eat the Swiss

The Swiss

By: Arya Agiwal

Where did they start?

Mainly Germany and Switzerland. About 23 percent of the Switzerland population contains people that are not Swiss.
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Why the Swiss wanted to leave Switzerland

Why did the Swiss Move to Texas

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Locations of Swiss in Texas

- the Swiss moved mainly to north Texas

- the Swiss moved into the coastal plains too

-the Swiss moved in to two big groups

Why the Swiss moved to Texas

- to accomplish the goal of moving 10,000 Swiss people to Texas

-the cheap land

-Stephen F. Austin wanted them to move because the Swiss did not like slavery

Swiss Food

Swiss Cheese

-unpasteurized milk

-propionibacteria dissolved in 1/2 gallon of milk

-rennet tablet

-water

-olive oil

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Important People

Cool Culture Facts on the Swiss

How Immigration have Helped Texas

-farming and medical care

-trade

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