The Hoffman Family Making German Sausage (circa 1900)


Many German migrants worked in Australia’s nascent wine industry and had been recruited specifically for this purpose from the Rheingau region. In terms of numbers, emigration from Germany to Australia and New Zealand was far behind that to the USA, not least because the crossing was incomparably longer and more costly.


Source: Hoffman Family Making German Sausage, Glenore District, Victoria, circa 1900, photo negative. Photographer: Edgar Evans, Museums Victoria. Item MM1328.

The Hoffman Family Making German Sausage (circa 1900), published in: German History Intersections, <> [November 29, 2023].