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The world of our ancestors in 1901 was outlined yesterday in our genealogy and history primer.  If you missed it you can read it by clicking here.

My great uncle in 1901 in New London, CT!

My great uncle in 1901 in New London, CT!

Today we continue in 1901 and we bring you the exclusive English translation of the Table of Contents of the 1901 edition of Amerikan Národní Kalendar!  This wonderful Czech-American annual journal was published for seventy-nine consecutive years and we are working to translate the information in this these fabulous editions as well as the  stories found within.

Enjoy!

1901 Cover ANK

Amerikán Národní Kalendář

Volume: XXIV, Year: 1901

TABLE OF CONTENTS

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Front-page pictures. The first: Groups of representatives in the congress of Czech-American foresters held in Chicago, Ill., on August 14, 1900. The second: The second congress of the Union of Sororial Support held in Chicago, Ill. from Aug 6 to Aug 11, 1900.

Calendar of the year. – The year markings and numbers. – Movable and fixed feasts. – The four seasons. – The summary of 1901. – Eclipses of the sun and the moon. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..

Month sections with Catholic and Protestant names as well as inserted pages to keep track of home income and cost, celestial phenomena, Jewish calendar and weather sayings…………………………………………………………………………………………….  ?

Alphabetic list of names with calendar dates ………………………………………………….   28

Calendar list of memorial events and of great and outstanding Czech men …….…   30

The United States census in 1900 ………………………………………………………….………   32

My Gold.  Written by Pavel Albieri . (Illustrated.) …………………..………………………   33

Visiting the Apaches with Lawton . Written by M. Mašek. (Illustrated.) ……………  71

The Old Forest. (Poem.) By Eliška Krásnohorská ………………………………….………  86

The Neighbors. A picture from the life of American Czechs. By Hugo Chotek……  87

The Ardor. (Poem.) By Svatopluk Čech ……………………………………………………….  118

My “Lunatic ”. Written by Václav Stech ……………………………………………………….  119

The Heart of Gold . A story from Czech-American life. Written by R. Růžička…… 122

Mother Tongue. (Poem.) By Vítězslav Hálek. …………………………………………..……. 128

The Christmas Rose! Written by V. Lužická ……………………………………………………  129

Till the End of Time. Written by Bartoš Bittner ……………………………………..………  142

The Monster. A story by Julie Wustialová-Janečková ……………………………….…….  150

The Pleasures of the Club Life. Recorded by Karel Říha …………………….……………..  160

For Mother’s Curse. A Diver’s Story. Written by H.C.M -r. ………………………….

How They Build Cities in America. An interesting story of founding two thriving cities. (Illustrated.)…………………………………………………………………………………………………………….……   166

From San Francisco to Manila …………………………………………………………..…………  168

Russia and Slavonic Nations …………………………………………………………..……………  175

The Future Love. Written by Bartoš Bittner ……………………………………….………….  177

What Is the American Humbug? A cultural sketch by J. K. Mazač …………..………  179

The Last Scouts. Written by M. Mašek ……………………………………………….…………. 181

A Remarkable Part of Cleveland History. Written by Hugo Chotek ……….……..….. 184

The All-American Exhibition in Buffalo …………………………………………………………  187

Fruit of the Emancipation Seed. Written by Pavla Čechová ………………..………….  193

Humus  in the Soil. Written by Dr. Karel H. Breuer …………………………..…………… 196

For Houselhold and Farm. …………………………………………………………….……………. 199

Anecdotes for Gloomy Days. ………………………………………………….……………………. 203

The Wars in South Africa and China. Written by Jos. K. Mazač ……… ……………… 211

The consequences of unionism. Written by Jos. Buňata ………………………..…….… 224

The Memoirs of Czech Settlers in America………………………………………………….… 227

Biographic Memories Awakened by Our Portraits …………………………………….….. 237

The Presidents of the United States ……………………………………………………………… 240

The Texas Tempest. Reported by Tomáš Vonášek …………………………………..….… 241

Immigration in the United States …………………………………………………………………. 244

František Škarda  ……………………………………………………………………………..……….… 245

The First Congress of Czech-American Foresters …………………………………………… 246

The Second Congress of the Union of Sororial Support ………………………..…………. 246

Election Results …………………………………………………………………………………….…….. 247

The Election Votes of 1896 ……………………………………………..……………………….……. 248

The Bankruptcy Act ……………………………………………………………………..………..…….. 248

Postal Rates ………………………………………………………………………………………….……….249

Salary Calculation Tables Based on Eight-hour and Nine-hour Daily Work ……….. 250

Interest Calculation Tables ……………………………………………………………………..…..…. 251

The remaining pages – advertising

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Tomorrow we begin an all new 1901 exclusive translation for your learning and enjoyment!

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