Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
[Marker text in German:]
zum Jahre 1945
des Schreib- und
Geb. 1497, Gest. 1563
[Marker text translated into English:]
Here until 1945 stood the residence of the writing- and computational-master, Johann Neudoerfer. Born 1497, died 1563.
Location. 49° 27.432′ N, 11° 4.666′ E. Marker is in Nuremberg, Bavaria. Marker is at the intersection of Burgstrasse and Schildgasse, on the right when traveling north on Burgstrasse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nuremberg, Bavaria 90403, Germany.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Schürstab Mansion (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); Johann Phillip Palm (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Leopold Einstein (approx. 0.3 kilometers away).
Also see . . . Johann Neudörfer - German Wikipedia entry (retrieved 08/14/2012). In translation:...Neudörffer was the most important and influential scribe of his time. As such, he had a decisive role in the establishment of the German Fraktur [a calligraphic script] and authored fundamental textbooks (Submitted on August 15, 2012.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 15, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.