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Joh. Caspar Lavater

 
 
Joh. Caspar Lavater Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
1. Joh. Caspar Lavater Marker
Inscription.
In diesem hause wohnte als Helfer und Pfarrer an der Kirche St. Peter
Joh. Caspar Lavater
1784 – 1801

(on the door lintel)

Kirch Gemeindehaus St. Peter


German–English translation by Google Translate

Lived in this home as an assistant pastor of the church of St. Peter
Johann Caspar Lavater
1784 - 1801

(on the door lintel)

Parish hall of St. Peter
 
Location. 47° 22.307′ N, 8° 32.439′ E. Marker is in Zurich, Zurich, in Zurich (District). Marker is on Sankt Peterhofstatt, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Sankt Peterhofstatt 6, Zurich 8001, Switzerland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. (Goethe Stayed Here) (a few steps from this marker); Zur Grossen Mücke (a few steps from this marker); Zur Glocke (within shouting distance of this marker); Grosser Widder (within shouting distance of this marker); Tatzfuss (within shouting distance of this marker); Pfeife (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Turmhaus (about 120 meters away); Augustinerkirche (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zurich.
 
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Joh. Caspar Lavater Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
2. Joh. Caspar Lavater Marker
 Johann Kaspar Lavater -NNDB. German poet and physiognomist, was born at Zürich on the 15th of November 1741. He was educated at the gymnasium of his native town, where Johann Jakob Bodmer and J. J. Breitinger were among his teachers. (Submitted on July 29, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 29, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 29, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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