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Friedrich Stoltze Geburtshaus / Birthplace

 
 
Friedrich Stoltze Geburtshaus / Birthplace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 22, 2016
1. Friedrich Stoltze Geburtshaus / Birthplace Marker
Inscription.
Zur Erinnerung an
das Geburtshaus
zum Rebstock LIT.L87
des Dichters
Friedrich Stoltze
✶ 21.11.1816 28.3.1891
Das Haus fiel 1904
dem Altstadtdurch-
bruch zum Opfer
[English translation:]

In memory of the house of birth, "Zum Rebstock (By the Vine)", of the poet, Friedrich Stoltze. Born November 21, 1816, died March 28, 1891. In 1904 the house fell victim to urban improvements (i.e. street widening).
 
Location. 50° 6.69′ N, 8° 41.064′ E. Marker is in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, in Frankfurt. Marker is at the intersection of Braubachstrasse and Domplatz on Braubachstrasse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frankfurt am Main, Hessen 60311, Germany.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frankfurt Romani Memorial (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Joachim von Sandrart (1606 - 1688) (about 180 meters away); Johanna Kirchner (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Staufermauer (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Hauptwache / Main Guardhouse (approx. half a kilometer away); Johann Wolfgang Textor
Friedrich Stoltze Geburtshaus / Birthplace Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 22, 2016
2. Friedrich Stoltze Geburtshaus / Birthplace Marker - Wide View
(approx. half a kilometer away); Hotel Schwan (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Frankfurter Engel / Angel of Frankfurt (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frankfurt am Main.
 
More about this marker. Unfortunately I can provide no explanation for the "LIT.L87" that appears on the marker.
 
Also see . . .  Friedrich Stoltze (Wikipedia). Friedrich Stoltze...was a German poet and writer, who was best known for his poems in the Frankfurt dialect. He was publisher and editor of the satirical magazine "The Frankfurter Latern", and worked as a journalist. (In translation, follow link for original German.) (Submitted on December 15, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Friedrich Stoltze Geburtshaus / Birthplace Marker Inset image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 22, 2016
3. Friedrich Stoltze Geburtshaus / Birthplace Marker Inset
<i>Das Geburtshaus von Friedrich Stoltze, Im Rebstock 4, um 1897</i> image. Click for full size.
By Carl Friedrich Fay (in Bilder aus dem alten Frankfurt am Main. Nach der Natur), via Wikimedia, 1897
4. Das Geburtshaus von Friedrich Stoltze, Im Rebstock 4, um 1897
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 166 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 15, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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