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Wir Sind Freunde - We Are Friends

Sister Cities

 

—Marbach am Neckar • Washington —

 
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By William Fischer, Jr., January 14, 2012
1. Wir Sind Freunde - We Are Friends Marker
Inscription.

The citizens of Washington hereby commemorate the Sister City partnership between the City of Marbach am Neckar, Germany and the City of Washington, Missouri. Recognizing the value of mutual understanding to world peace, we unite in contributing our efforts to this goal.

Marbach am Neckar
November 11, 1990

Washington
May 25, 1991
 
Erected 1991 by City of Washington, Missouri.
 
Location. 38° 33.627′ N, 91° 0.598′ W. Marker is in Washington, Missouri, in Franklin County. Click for map. Marker is about 300 feet east of the intersection of Front and Lafayette Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Elbert Drive, Washington MO 63090, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Waterworks Building (a few steps from this marker); Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Frazer (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lewis and Clark Expedition Across Missouri (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel and Rebecca Bryan Boone (approx. 4.4 miles away); La Charrette
Wir Sind Freunde - We Are Friends (back) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 14, 2012
2. Wir Sind Freunde - We Are Friends (back) Marker
(approx. 5.3 miles away); La Charrette • Marthasville (approx. 5.3 miles away); a different marker also named The Lewis and Clark Expedition Across Missouri (approx. 5.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington.
 
Also see . . .  The History of Washington, Missouri. (Submitted on December 8, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkPeace
 
Wir Sind Freunde - We Are Friends Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 14, 2012
3. Wir Sind Freunde - We Are Friends Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 295 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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