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Árpádhon--the largest rural Hungarian settlement in the United States

Victoria Ann Mocsary

Árpádhon--the largest rural Hungarian settlement in the United States

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Published by Center for Regional Studies, Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, La .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hungarian Settlement (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • Hungarian Settlement
    • Subjects:
    • Hungarian Americans -- Louisiana -- Hungarian Settlement -- Social life and customs.,
    • Hungarian Settlement (La.) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 60-66).

      Statementby Victoria Ann Mocsary.
      SeriesFolklife in the Florida parishes series ;, v. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF379.H86 M63 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 66 p. :
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1360342M
      LC Control Number92620489

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Árpádhon--the largest rural Hungarian settlement in the United States by Victoria Ann Mocsary Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Árpádhon is the only functioning Hungarian agricultural settlement, which “joined” the village of Albany founded around a train station in The founders travelled through the states to spread the news about the settlement and even published an article in Szabadság, the newspaper of Hungarians living in Cleveland.

As more Hungarians made this community their home, they decided to name it after Árpád, a national Hungarian hero, who united the people of Hungary, and conquered the land known today as the country of Hungary in They called their new home Arpadhon, however, today it is.

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