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Hermann in Gasconade County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

German School

Built 1871

 
 
German School Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2012
1. German School Marker
Inscription.

Incorporated in 1849 by the state legislature, the German School had classes conducted in both the German and English languages.

This structure was the only privately owned public school building in the state when it was deeded to Historic Hermann, Inc. in 1955, to be preserved and used for cultural and civic purposes.
 
Erected by Historic Hermann, Inc.
 
Location. 38° 42.265′ N, 91° 26.136′ W. Marker is in Hermann, Missouri, in Gasconade County. Marker is on Schiller Street near 4th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 312 Schiller Street, Hermann MO 65041, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Drusch-Koeller Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Siedler's Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Poeschel House (about 400 feet away); The Peters House (about 400 feet away); The Weber-Schulte House (about 500 feet away); Schlender Building (about 500 feet away); The Robyn House (about 700 feet away); Hermann Honor Roll World War II (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hermann.
 
Also see . . .
German School NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2012
2. German School NRHP Marker

1. Historic Hermann, Inc. (Submitted on August 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Hermann Historic District, Missouri (1972). (Submitted on August 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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German School image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2012
3. German School
German School image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2012
4. German School
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on August 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3, 4. submitted on August 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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