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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: 2/6/2016

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman Immigration - Santa Clara, CA

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A plaque about the German immigration to Santa Clara.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 12/4/2011

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesBerlin Wall Remnants - Mountain View, CA

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Two panels of the Berlin Wall in Mountain View.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/19/2011

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGermanna Memorial Garden - Orange County VA

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The first German settlers in Virginia and their descendants are commemorated in the Germanna Memorial Garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/21/2011

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesPaul Dresser Birthplace - Terre Haute, IN

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The restored and relocated house in which famed German-American songwriter Paul Dresser was born.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GwynEvie

location: Indiana

date approved: 7/21/2011

last visited: 2/8/2008

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German-American Heritage SitesMax Ehrmann Statue - Terre Haute, IN

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This sit-by-me statue memorializes the German-American poet Max Ehrmann.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GwynEvie

location: Indiana

date approved: 7/21/2011

last visited: 11/24/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesGermanna Foundation Visitor Center - Orange County VA

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The Germanna Foundation is located on the Rapidan River near the historic site of Fort Germanna built by Gov. Alexander Spotswood for the first German colonists to Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/12/2011

last visited: 1/19/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesFour German Artists Terra Cotta Busts - Second City Theater Facade, Chicago, IL

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Busts of German artistic figures, constructed for the Schiller Theater (now demolished), and relocated to the facade of The Second City comedy club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/8/2011

last visited: 11/2/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman War Memorial - Salt Lake City, Utah

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Located in the Southwest corner of the Historic Fort Douglas Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lord Mot

location: Utah

date approved: 6/29/2011

last visited: 2/13/2013

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German-American Heritage SitesFirst Germans At Jamestown ~ WT-2

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A marker noting the arrival of Germans in Jamestown, Virginia in 1608.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/25/2011

last visited: 9/21/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesTrinity German Evangelical Lutheran Church - Columbus, OH

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Trinity German Evangelical Lutheran Church was the second Lutheran church erected in Columbus, Ohio, USA. The cornerstone was laid on July 28, 1856, and church was dedicated on December 20, 1857. Originally, church services were conducted in German.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Ohio

date approved: 5/22/2011

last visited: 7/28/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesSchifferstadt Architectural Museum - Frederick MD

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This colonial stone house was built around 1758 by German immigrant Elias Bruner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GwynEvie

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/16/2011

last visited: 11/17/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesFounding of New Braunsfels by German Settlers

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Maypole and plaque erected to commemorate the founding of New Braunsfels by German settlers.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Texas

date approved: 5/16/2011

last visited: 10/16/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesSchmidt's Sausage Haus - Columbus, OH

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Schmidt's Sausage Haus is a landmark location in the German Village section of Columbus, Ohio. It is a contributing building in the German Village Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Ohio

date approved: 5/15/2011

last visited: 3/22/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesThe Lincoln Tower- Fort Wayne, IN

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This sign tells of the history of the Lincoln Tower and the role of German Immigrants in its building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Captain Spaulding

location: Indiana

date approved: 5/13/2011

last visited: 9/9/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman-American Friendship Garden - Washington, DC

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The German-American Friendship Garden, designed by Wolfgang Oehme, was strategically placed between the Thomas Jefferson Memorial and the White House, and is the only memorial on the Washington Monument grounds.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 5/13/2011

last visited: 11/15/2015

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German-American Heritage SitesThe Hager House - Hagerstown MD

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Well-preserved 18th-century home of Johann Hager, founder of Hagerstown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GwynEvie

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/13/2011

last visited: 6/8/2015

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German-American Heritage SitesJohn Sutter Statue - Sacramento, CA

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A statue of John Sutter. The statue is across from Sutter's Fort.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/23/2011

last visited: 10/1/2013

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German-American Heritage SitesGoethe and Schiller - San Francisco, CA

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A statue of Goethe and Schiller in San Francisco, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/11/2011

last visited: 3/3/2015

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German-American Heritage SitesThe Naked Truth

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A memorial to the German spirit of enlightenment in America. The statue is by Wilhelm Wandschneider and entitled The Naked Truth.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member pmrobin13

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/4/2011

last visited: 2/19/2015

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German-American Heritage SitesMonument to Cris von der Ahe

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Statue of Chris von der Ahe. A German-American entrepreneur and owner of the St. Louis Browns, the franchise that would later become the St. Louis Cardinals.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member pmrobin13

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/30/2011

last visited: 3/20/2013

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German-American Heritage SitesSegment of Berlin Wall - New York City, NY

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A segment of the famouse German wall exists on 53rd Street between Fifth and Madison Avenues. Thierry Noir and Kiddy Citny are the two painters of those five pieces of the Berlin Wall, painted in Sep 1985 along the Waldemarstrasse in Berlin Kreuzberg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SUp3rFM & Cruella

location: New York

date approved: 12/16/2010

last visited: 8/25/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesMenno-Hof

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Off of State Road 5 in Shipshewana, a large, red barn with a sign in the front that says "Menno-Hof."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member zachurne14

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/16/2010

last visited: 4/25/2011

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