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German-American Heritage SitesHarmonie Church - Innsbrook. MO

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Old German Non-Denomination Church. At first it was Evangelical, then Lutheran, now Non-Denominational.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/10/2017

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesSt. John's UCC Church - (Cappeln) New Melle, MO

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Official charter as a church: St. Johannes Evangelical Gemeinde.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/28/2017

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGeneral Frederick Wilhelm Von Steuben monument - Milwaukee, WI

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Portrait of Frederich Wilhelm Von Steuben, seen astride his trotting horse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 3/21/2017

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGoethe - Schiller Monument - Milwaukee, WI

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Goethe stands passing a laurel wreath to the younger Schiller. Schiller holds a scroll in his proper left hand.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 3/21/2017

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman Emigration Colony Grants -- San Angelo TX

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German Emigration companies had grants in Tom Green County for prospective settlers during the Republic of Texas era, but could not settle their colonists due to resistance from hostile Indian tribes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/22/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesSons of Hermann Lodge No. 216 -- Rowena TX

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The Sons of Herman Lodge No. 216 keeps the German heritage of the small community of Rowena TX alive

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/13/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesFirst Methodist Church - Fredericksburg TX

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Now the headquarters of the Gillespie Co. Historical Society, this native stone church will become 162 years young this year (1917). When built in 185 it became the first Methodist church in the Texas Hill Country.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Texas

date approved: 1/13/2017

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesSt. Peter Lutheran Church - Spokane, WA

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At the corner of Regal Street and Wellesley Avenue, this landmark dominates its neighbourhood in northeastern Spokane, the community of Hillyard. Hillyard, once a city in its own right, was annexed by Spokane in 1942.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 1/13/2017

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesHolland -- Holland TX

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The small Central Texas farming town of Holland, rich in German and Czech heritage

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/12/2016

last visited: 11/27/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesSt. John Evangelical Lutheran Church and Cemetery -- E of Pflugerville TX

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The St John Evangelical Lutheran Church and Cemetery outside of Pflugerville is an example of German immigrant's culture and heritage being transplanted on was in the 1840s was the wild Texas frontier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/12/2016

last visited: 11/27/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesSt. John Lutheran Church German-English School -- Bartlett TX

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One of the earliest schools around Bartlett was the St. John Lutheran Church German-English School, founded by German immigrants in 1880 as the Indian Creek School

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/12/2016

last visited: 11/27/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesSt. John Lutheran Church -- Bartlett TX

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The St John Lutheran Church outside of tiny Bartlett TX was founded by German immigrants who had flooded into this part of Central Texas in the 1870s

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/12/2016

last visited: 11/27/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesSaengerrunde Halle -- Austin TX

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The Saengerrunde Halle, right next to Scholz's Biergarten, begun by German immigrant settlers in the 1850s, is the home of the oldest ethnic society in Austin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/12/2016

last visited: 11/27/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesScholz's Biergarten & Restaurant -- Austin TX

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The world-famous Scholz Biergarten is located at 1607 San Jacinto Street in Austin TX. It is probably the most well-known biergarten in Texas, and serves the best German food in town

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/12/2016

last visited: 11/27/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesPflugerville -- Pflugerville TX

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The historic marker for Pflugerville explains this city's German heritage, in case there was any doubt about that

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/6/2016

last visited: 11/26/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesImmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church and Cemetery -- Pflugerville TX

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Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church and Cemetery is located at 500 Immanuel Road in Pflugerville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/6/2016

last visited: 11/26/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesPeking - New York, NY

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One of a few ships on display at the South Street Seaport Museum, partially located on Pier 16 in the East River. This one was originally built and owned in Germany.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 10/24/2016

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesEllis Island - Jersey City, NJ

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Millions of Europeans passed by this point hopping to have better lives in America. Today, Ellis Island is part of the National Park System.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/30/2016

last visited: 7/26/2003

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German-American Heritage SitesDANK Haus German American Cultural Center - Chicago, IL

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DANK Haus German American Cultural Center in Chicago offers German language education for children & adults as well as over 150 public cultural programs a year.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/30/2016

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesArthur Fiedler Memorial - Boston, MA

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A memorial to musician and conductor, Arthur Fiedler, is located on the Esplanade across from Berkeley Bridge along the Charles River in Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/10/2016

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesElk, TX

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A 1999 Texas Historical Marker stands in front of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 9656 Elk Rd, noting this German-Czech community's 1855 establishment and subsequent growth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/10/2016

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesNeue Gallerie - New York City, NY, USA

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The Neue Galerie New York is a museum of early twentieth-century German and Austrian art and design

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member tmob

location: New York

date approved: 3/30/2016

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesAssumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish - Cedron, MO

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many of the tombstones in the cemetery are written in German.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/22/2016

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesDon't Tread on Me! - Yorktown, VA

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A small sign at the Yorktown Visitor Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/22/2016

last visited: 4/14/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesBerlin Wall - Los Angeles, CA

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10 panels from the Berlin wall are located across the street from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/3/2016

last visited: never

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