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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: never

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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: 5/3/2014

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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: 8/13/2014

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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: never

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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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German-American Heritage SitesFritz Reuter - Humboldt Park, Chicago, IL

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German novelist Fritz Reuter (1810-1874) stands with his proper left leg slightly forward. In his proper left hand he holds a book and rests it against a tree stump; his proper right hand is resting at his chest. He wears a beard and mustache.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/23/2013

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGeneral Friedrich von Steuben Statue - Valley Forge, PA

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This statue was erected in honor of German-born Friedreich Wilhelm Barnon von Steuben. He created a training drill & reorganized the Army during Encampment & was appointed Inspector General. The statue contributes to the Valley Forge NHRP.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/16/2013

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesThe First Reformed Church - Easton, PA

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Steeped deep with German roots and heritage, this church has churned on through the years, witness and influential to important American history. Formerly it served Lutheran interests but today, it serves the First United Church of Christ.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/16/2013

last visited: 10/25/2013

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German-American Heritage SitesMission Church - Boston, MA

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The largely German order of Redemption priests established a mission here, and the present building, often refered to as the Mision Church, was designed by Schickel and Ditmars, of German heritage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/17/2012

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesLevi-Strauss-Museum Buttenheim

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Das Geburtshaus von Levi Strauss in Buttenheim, Oberfranken, nun ein Museum -- Birthplace of Levi Strauss in Buttenheim, Germany converted into a museum

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Enrique Ocho

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 5/8/2012

last visited: 9/5/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesGeneral Peter Muhlenberg - Philadelphia, PA

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This statue pays homage to a Revolutionary War hero located at the west end of the Phila. Museum of Art. The statue was sponsored by the German Society of Phila. in 1910. There are about 7 of these Revolutionary War General statues located here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/13/2012

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesSpencer-Ripley Methodist Church - Rochester, NY

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The Methodist Church at 1124 Culver Road was built as Spencer-Ripley Methodist Church to serve a German-American community in the Beechwood Neighborhood. It merged with Monroe Ave Methodist church to become Covenant United Methodist Church in 1973..

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 2/1/2012

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesSt Joseph's Place - Rochester, NY

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While the German United Evangelical Church nearby on Bittner Street represents the protestant German immigrant heritage, this structure is the legacy of the catholic German immigrants.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 1/20/2012

last visited: 11/10/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesSalem United Church of Christ - Rochester, NY

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Originating as the German United Evangelical Church in 1874, through a series of mergers it has become the Salem United Church of Christ. A significant part of the German-American cultural development in Rochester, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 1/6/2012

last visited: 1/31/2009

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman Central Organization

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German Central Organization located in Parma, OH.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member electrical_chris

location: Ohio

date approved: 12/13/2011

last visited: never

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