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Items which can be found for sale at the Online Store:

One Furrow at a Time

“One Furrow at a Time” by Charles Rauh documents the history of the 1838-1839 German immigration to Perry County, Missouri from the perspective of a layman.

Mama Buenger

“Mama Buenger: Mother of a Synod” by Warren Schmidt is a work of historical fiction depicting the events which occurred in the family of Christiane Buenger from 1839-1849. Her family was very instrumental in the founding of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.

***A portion of the proceeds from the sale of these books benefits the Lutheran Heritage Center & Museum.

Altenburg book

“Altenburg, Missouri” by Mary Dillon tells the history of Altenburg, Missouri and surrounding communities through both words and pictures. The stories of many of the founding families of the East Perry County area are chronicled here.

Paust book

This work of historical fiction was written by Ingerose Paust in the 1970’s and translated into English in 2015. It tells the story of the 1839 German immigration to America especially from the perspective of someone in Germany.


“Blog Book: The First 110 Blog Posts 2016” is a publication produced by our museum.  It contains the first 100 posts on our blog which began at the end of January in 2016.  We did not include posts that just mentioned current events taking place at the museum.  The posts included are ones which required research by our staff.  It is 141 pages, plus it includes an index which should be helpful in locating the posts which may interest you.

Disclaimer:  This booklet was merely printed by using a local copy machine.  It is not top-notch print quality.