Monthly Archives: May 2008

Poets provide accounts of early New Braunfels life

By Myra Lee Adams Goff The late Dr. Robert Govier was a friend of mine and a real friend to the Sophienburg Archives. A native of New Braunfels, he got his Ph.D. in German and translated many documents for the Sophienburg. … Continue reading

Posted in Around the Sophienburg | Leave a comment

There’ll be lots of fun Anhalt in West Comal this weekend

By Myra Lee Adams Goff There’s an old German legend in which a village comes alive only one day every 100 years. The musical “Brigadoon” was loosely based on this same idea. The small settlement of Anhalt reminds me of … Continue reading

Posted in Around the Sophienburg | Leave a comment