Links

E-lists and Blogs

"Electronic Czechs": the official e-list for The Czech Heritage Society of Texas

Czech Costumes blog (by Sharon Middlebrook)

Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies Facebook Page 

Svacina Blog (by Dawn Orsak)

Texas Czech Events (moderated by Jana Vaculik)

 

Festivals

About Texas Food and Music Festivals (from gotexas.about.com)

Czech Heritage Society of Texas: Bexar County Chapter Events Page

Czech Events in Texas (from czechevents.net) Czechs Midwest Events

Ennis: Visitors Guide and Events Calendar  Events (from www.texasczechs.com)

Hallettsville Kolache Fest

Kolache-Klobase Festival

Miss Kolache Festival

National Polka Festival

Victoria County Czech Heritage Festival

Westfest Festival  

Geography: the Czech and Moravian Lands

Map of the Lands of the Bohemian Crown from the 14th century till 1742

Map of Bohemia (2000)

Map of Moravia (I.A. Comenio)

Mapa Zemí Československých (1919)

Mapa Republika Československá

Map of Carte Ethnographique Des Pays Tchéques

Geography: Texas

Czech Settlements in Texas

Early Czech settlements in Texas by Drew Patterson

Guide to the Czech Communities in Texas compiled by Cindy Harvey Neal

Texas State Historical Association and Czechs

The Geography of Language Shift: A Quantitative Cemetery Study in the Texas Czech Community by Matthew Juge (Map of locations with central Texas Czech cemeteries included)

The Painted Churches of Texas

West, Texas:  Czech Point of Central Texas  

Heritage and Geneology

Czech Immigration to Texas

Czechoslovak Genealogical Society International

PolkaWorks

SPJST Library, Archives and Museum

The Czech Heritage Society of Texas

The Czech Heritage Society of Texas: Links The 

Czech Heritage Society of Texas Bexar County Chapter

Texas Czech Genealogical Society

Texas Czech Heritage and Cultural Center, La Grange, Texas  

History at Home: A Basic Guide to Genealogy 

History

Czech Texans in the Texas Almanac

Czech Influence in Fayette County, TX

La Grange Svoboda campaign issue, August 20, 1892. Texas Newspaper Collection

Texas State Historical Association's Background of Czech Settlement into Texas

The Czechs in America: Chronology. Library of Congress European Reading Room (by George Kovtun)  

Language

The  Czech National Corpus Institute (Český Národní Korpus)

Ústav pro jazyk český Akademie věd ČR (The Institute for the Czech Language at the Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic)

The Czech Linguistic Atlas

Český Jazykový Atlas (Parts 1-5); Parts 1-3 available online!

Balhar, Jan & Jančák, Pavel et al. (1997, 2012). Český jazykový atlas 1. [The Czech Linguistic Atlas 1]. Brno: Ústav pro jazyk český AV ČR.

Balhar, Jan & Jančák, Pavel et al. (1997, 2012). Český jazykový atlas 2. [The Czech Linguistic Atlas 2]. Brno : Ústav pro jazyk český AV ČR.

Balhar, Jan & Jančák, Pavel et al. (1997, 2012). Český jazykový atlas 3. [The Czech Linguistic Atlas 3]. Brno : Ústav pro jazyk český AV ČR.

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Music

Czech Polka Time Radio

Friends of Old World Music: Links

Jimmy Brosch remembers 20 legendary Texas Czech polka bands 

Polka Events

Texas Czech Music (www.texasczechs.com)

Texas Polka Museum, Schulenburg, Texas:  

Texas Polka Bands Currently Performing  

Other Czech-American Resources 

American Sokol

Chicagoland Czech-American Community Center

Czech American TV Online

Czech Center New York

Czech Language Programs and Czech as a Heritage Language in the United States (Simone J. Hrouda, Portland State University, Oregon) Embassy of The Czech Republic, Washington, D.C.: 

Directory of  Organizations

Nebraska Czechs

Nebraska Czechs of Wilber

Young Czechs of Nebraska  

Periodicals

Archive of Czech Periodicals

To Users:

And much more (e.g. the many Texas Czech organizations) - link creation still in progress. Please send your favorite links related to Czechs and Moravians in Texas and to American Czechs to texasczechproject@gmail.com!