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German-American Heritage SitesTricentennial Anniversary of German Settlement in America - Philadelphia, PA

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An important bronze maker commemorates the first arrivals of German immigrants.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/7/2010

last visited: 6/16/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesHermann Statue & Park-- Hermann, Missouri

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Hermann,Missouri dedicated a statue of their city's namesake in 2009, 2000 years after his victory over 3 Roman Legions in the battle of Teutoburg Forest, in 9 A.D. The MO. River town is in Missouri's picturesque wine country.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Carpe Diem59

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/31/2010

last visited: 9/28/2011

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German-American Heritage SitesHans Kleiber Studio Museum - Dayton, Wyoming

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The studio of noted Wyoming artist Hans Kleiber has been preserved as a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GwynEvie

location: Wyoming

date approved: 8/5/2010

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesLost Dutchman Monument - Apache Junction, Arizona

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Jacob von Walzer, a miner who died in 1891, left a legacy that is a significant part of Arizona today. This monument is to the man and the legend that is Jacob von Walzer.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member Tsegi Mike and Desert Viking

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/11/2010

last visited: 4/22/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesBosshard Monument - Highland, Illinois

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The monument is a tribute to Swiss poet Heinrich Bosshard, who wrote Semparcherlied here in the 1850's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/11/2010

last visited: 3/30/2011

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German-American Heritage SitesGotthold Ephraim Lessing - Chicago, IL

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Lessing (1729-1781) was a German writer and playwright who had a strong influence on German literature during the Age of Enlightenment.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/1/2010

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesOld Munichburg Historic District, Jefferson City, Missouri

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Germans came to mid-Missouri in mid to late 19th century. They settled on the city's South Side. Known originally as Muenchberg. Today the district is known as Old Munichburg Historic District. On June 5,2010 a new sign and gateway was dedicated.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Carpe Diem59

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/10/2010

last visited: 6/21/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesHouse of Germany - San Diego, CA

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Located in San Diego's beautiful Balboa Park near Pan American Place, this site was built for the 1935 California International Exposition.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 5/10/2010

last visited: 11/29/2013

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman American Memorial Grove - May Arboretum - Reno, Nevada

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This memorial was found in the German American Memorial Grove

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GT.US

location: Nevada

date approved: 5/10/2010

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesThe American German Club of the Palm Beaches - Lake Worth, FL

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American - German club in German heritage sites

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BONSAIRAD

location: Florida

date approved: 5/10/2010

last visited: 12/27/2013

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German-American Heritage SitesGarten Verein Pavilion - Galveston, TX

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Dancing hall construct by German garden club in Galveston, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Texas

date approved: 4/20/2010

last visited: 6/10/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesBlooming Grove Dunkard Meeting House - Lycoming County, PA

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A meeting house built by German settlers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fossilgirlerin

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/11/2010

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesGeneral Franz Sigel - St. Louis, Missouri

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The General Franz Sigel statue is located in Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/7/2010

last visited: 3/30/2012

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German-American Heritage SitesJohann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller - Chicago, IL

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This famous German poet is immortalized in bronze at the south end of the garden in Lincoln Park. It is a copy of an original monument, made in 1876 in Marbach, the city of Schiller's birth, regarded as the masterpiece of its sculptor Ernst Raus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/7/2010

last visited: 8/8/2014

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German-American Heritage SitesJohann Wolfgang von Goethe statue - Chicago, IL

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This heroic statue pays homage to Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) the famous German writer and philosopher. Goethe as a young, beautiful and dynamic Adonis with a mighty eagle, who inspires thought and deed of his mind and body.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/8/2009

last visited: 3/30/2010

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German-American Heritage SitesThe Henry Haus Blacksmith and Wagonmaker Shop - Pope Valley, CA

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A plaque about a Swiss American in Napa County, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/19/2009

last visited: 10/21/2009

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German-American Heritage SitesPabst Theater Historical Marker - Milwaukee, WI

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One of the finest German theater companies in the United States

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/5/2009

last visited: 7/13/2011

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German-American Heritage SitesHoly Trinity German Catholic Church - Boston, MA

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This landmark church by noted church architect Patrick Keely, was built in 1877, often called the New England's National Parish, serving German immigrants who introduced the Christmas tree and Christmas cards to the country.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/28/2009

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesOld Czech Corner - West Texas

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The Groppe Building is located in West, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 8/19/2009

last visited: 8/20/2009

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German-American Heritage SitesGerman Volunteers - Ft Pulaski National Monument

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Mounted in the casemate of the fort, dedicated to the German Volunteers who manned the fortress during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/29/2009

last visited: 3/19/2014

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German-American Heritage Sites1st Hecker Jaeger Regiment Memorial - Chickamauga National Battlefield

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One of many Civil War memorials in this large park. This one is dedicated to the 24th Illinois Infantry. According to Wikipedia, this regiment was made of German and Hungarian Immigrants.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/29/2009

last visited: 2/23/2011

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German-American Heritage SitesDietrick Lamade - Williamsport, PA

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German-born publisher...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/4/2009

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesBayou Des Allemands Plaque - Des Allemands, LA

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Located in the community of Des Allemands, LA known as part of the German Coast of Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 6/1/2009

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesPhanuel Lutheran Church - Wallace, IN

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This rural church was organized in 1832 by German-speaking families from North Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GwynEvie

location: Indiana

date approved: 5/7/2009

last visited: never

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German-American Heritage SitesAugust Schell Brewing Company - New Ulm, MN

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Founded by German immigrants in 1860, Schell Brewery is one of the oldest family-owned breweries in North America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GwynEvie

location: Minnesota

date approved: 5/7/2009

last visited: 8/29/2009

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