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German Tricentennial Anniversary

 
 
German Tricentennial Anniversary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2014
1. German Tricentennial Anniversary Marker
Inscription.
In Commemoration
of the
tricentennial anniversary year of German
settlement in America and of the
state visit of the President of the
Federal Republic of Germany Karl Carstens
to the United States of America
in October 1983
Underlining the friendship and the close ties
between the two countries
emphasizing the common values and goals which
unite then in an alliance for freedom and peace
1683 Germantown-Philadelphia 1983

 
Location. 39° 57.148′ N, 75° 9.865′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on N 15th Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19107, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Welsh Society (here, next to this marker); Alexander Milne Calder (a few steps from this marker); General George McClellan/Major General John Fulton Reynolds (a few steps from this marker); Mother Jones (within shouting distance of this marker); Matthias William Baldwin (within shouting distance of this marker); John Christian Bullitt (within shouting distance of this marker); Philadelphia City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Philadelphia City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
More about this marker. One of the many markers placed on or about Philadelphia City Hall.
 
Categories. Notable EventsSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 82 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on August 18, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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