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German-American Heritage SitesIndustry and Agriculture by Carl Paul Jennewein - NY, NY

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Industry and Agriculture by Carl Paul Jennewein are a pair of Art Deco relief sculptures on either side of the entrance to One Rockefeller Plaza main entrance in midtown Manhattan.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesJohann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller - Detroit, Michigan

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The seated portrait of Johann Friedrich von Schiller is located in Belle Isle State Park near downtown Detroit, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Michigan

date approved: 12/3/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesBerlin Wall - Yorba Linda, CA

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A section of the Berlin Wall located inside the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/3/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesDas Deutsche Haus - St. Louis, MO

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Now owned by Gateway Temple of St. Louis, Inc. bought it for a church and school.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/3/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesFriedrich Schiller - St. Louis, MO

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Replica dedicated: November 10, 1898 in St. Louis Park Place, moved to current location in 1970. There is also another replica in Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/21/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman Prisoners of War - Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Michigan

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a memorial of German prisoners of World War II who are buried in the Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Michigan, USA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: Michigan

date approved: 10/28/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesLindheimer Plaza - New Braunfels, TX

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A historic small park in New Braunfels, TX dedicated to German immigrant Ferdinand Lindheimer, the "Father of Texas Botany". A historical marker denoting Texas Germans in the Civil War is located in this tiny park as well.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 10/28/2014

last visited: 8/16/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesMother Colony House - Anaheim, CA

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A small house, at a small historic park in downtown Anaheim.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/9/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesMonument to Friedrich Hecker - Benton Park - St. Louis, MO

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Obelisk in honor of a German-American who fought for what he believed

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/9/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGeneral Gustavus Sniper - Syracuse, NY

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An equestrian statue of German immigrant General Gustavus Sniper is located in Schlosser Park at the intersection of North Salina, North State & East Laurel Streets in Syracuse, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 9/23/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGermany Pavilion - Lake Buena Vista, FL

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The Germany Pavilion at Disney's Epcot is a perfect place to connect with German heritage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Florida

date approved: 8/18/2014

last visited: 12/2/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesSite of World War II Prisoner of War Camp - Dade City, FL

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An historical marker is located at the Site of the World War II Prisoner of War Camp in Dade City, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 7/25/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesSiegfried Fischbacher and Roy Horn - Las Vegas, NV

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A sculpture honoring German-American performers Siegfried Fischbacher and Roy Horn is located on S. Las Vegas Blvd. outside the Mirage Casino.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Nevada

date approved: 7/25/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGropius House - Lincoln, MA

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Walter Gropius, the founder of the German Bauhaus (Building House) school of design, built this personal residence on 68 Baker Bridge Road in Lincoln, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesSegment of Berlin Wall - Orlando, FL

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A piece of the Berlin Wall is located behind the Hard Rock Cafe in Orlando, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 3/16/2014

last visited: 12/10/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman Evangelical Protestant Church - Pittsburgh, PA

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The German Evangelical Protestant Church, now known as the Smithfield Congregation Church, "was founded in 1782, incorporated in 1821, and is the oldest German congregation west of the Allegheny Mountains."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/15/2014

last visited: 9/8/2009

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German-American Heritage SitesSegment of Berlin Wall - Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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A segment of the Berlin Wall is located in Montreal, Qc, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tatie

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 2/4/2014

last visited: 8/24/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesDangberg Home Ranch - Minden, NV

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Heinrich F. Dangberg immigrated from Westphalia, Germany to America in 1848. A pioneer in the Carson Valley, he created a ranching empire and later his descendants founded the town of Minden, NV.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member find waldo

location: Nevada

date approved: 2/4/2014

last visited: 5/6/2010

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German-American Heritage SitesFort Astoria/Fort George - Astoria, OR

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John Jacob Astor, born Johann Jakob Astor, was a German-born American businessman, merchant, fur trader, and investor who was the first prominent member of the Astor family and the first multi-millionaire in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dkestrel

location: Oregon

date approved: 1/8/2014

last visited: 1/8/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesIndependent (German) Order of Red Men Section - Jacksonville Cemetery - Jacksonville, Oregon

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Pioneer cemetery section for members of the German Order of Red Men fraternity

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 1/3/2014

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesJohn Jacob Astor - NYC, NY

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John Jacob Astor was born in Germany in 1763 (at that time, it was still the Holy Roman Empire) and rose to become the first multi-millionaire in America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 8/10/2013

last visited: 8/31/2013

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German-American Heritage SitesThe Student Prince and The Fort - Springfield, MA

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The Student Prince and The Fort is much more than a restaurant, pub and bar; it's a museum, a celebrity hangout and a cultural experience.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/10/2013

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman American Heritage Center – Davenport, IA

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The German American Heritage Center was opened to help “preserve and enrich for present and future generations knowledge of the German immigrant experience and its impact on the American Culture.”

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: 6/26/2011

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German-American Heritage SitesAlexander Von Humboldt - Humboldt Park, Chicago, IL

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Portrait of Humboldt standing with his book, "Cosmos," under his proper right arm. There is a globe behind him and an iguana which symbolize his travels.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesRichthofen Monument - Denver, Colorado

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A monument in honor of Baron von Richthofen, one of the original founders of the Montclair neighborhood.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Colorado

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: never

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