Celebrating 325 Years

German Migration to the United States

January 30, 2008
Discussion at The Union League: Lincoln Hall (Philadelphia)

Opening Remarks: 
Dr. Anke Ortlepp, Acting Director, German Historical Institute 

Michael Nutter, Mayor of Philadelphia (invited)
Dr. Jürgen Rüttgers, Prime Minister of North Rhine-Westphalia
Gregor Kathstede, Mayor of Krefeld
Hardy von Auenmüller, President, German Society of Philadelphia 

Keynote Address: 
Prof. Frank Trommler, University of Pennsylvania, "Transatlantic Bridges between the Rhine and the Delaware: 1683, 1983, 2008"

Wednesday, January 30, 2008
6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Followed by Dinner Buffet 

The Union League
Lincoln Hall
140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19120 

By Invitation only.
Please note that The Union League’s dress code requires jacket, collared shirt with or without tie. To RSVP by January 25, 2008 (acceptances only) please e-mail or call 202-387-3355.