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Historic Germantown

by David Spencer

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Published by Horace F. McCann in Germantown, Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby David Spencer
The Physical Object
Pagination193 p. :
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25890172M

Architects working on the Depression-era Historic American Buildings Survey began the path-breaking national survey of historic structures by examining twelve houses in Germantown. The National Park Service has served as a steward of one Germantown site (the Deshler Morris House) since and the National Trust for Historic Preservation of. His multiplicity of approaches is the book’s greatest strength. Young’s primary concern is to reveal the extent to which Germantown, a richly historic section of Philadelphia’s northwest corner, emerged after World War I as an incubator for public history.

The Germantown Historical Society ( Germantown Ave., /, Tues. 9am-1pm, Thurs. 1pm-5pm, and by appt., $10 adult, $5 student) has an extensive collection of artifacts and a small museum open to the public. It is headquarters for Historic Germantown, a partnership of 15 local attractions, including all of those highlighted here. A. Clean, Cozy, Beautiful, and Walking distance to so many of the city's best restaurants, shops, museums, and other attractions. Located in the heart of Nashville's trendy Historic Germantown neighborhood, you'll love seeing charming gardens and historic architecture as you stroll to award-winning restaurants, bars, and shops (Barista Parlor, City House, Monell's, the Nashville Farmers Market.

Historic Germantown Book Club I was likely still in a euphoric state from a GBC book club discussion with no inclination that I would still manage a few vignettes here and there in Today, as I sit outdoors at a small black table at a coffee shop on the West Coast, I'm reflecting on my Germantown years and am grateful for the many. The Historic Germantown Food Tour is a walking food tour with a taste of history in Nashville’s first neighborhood, north of the state capitol. Germantown is full of award-winning and popular restaurants. Click here to Learn More. Duration Hours. Location Germantown. Two Great Tours to Choose From! Our Nashville food tours are excellent.


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Historic Germantown, Philadelphia, PA. 3, likes 81 talking about this 1, were here. A Partnership of 18 extraordinary Philadelphia houses, destinations and museums in the nation's longest /5(69). Historic Germantown is a partnership of 18 extraordinary historic houses, destinations, and museums in Northwest Philadelphia that have joined together to protect, preserve, and share some of Philadelphia’s prized historical assets.

Connect with Historic Germantown book on Facebook, and Instagram. Historic Germantown, located just minutes from Center City, is. History of Germantown Neighborhood. Established in the s by European immigrants Historic Germantown was Nashville’s first suburb. The neighborhood was born as large brick town homes were erected next to modest worker’s cottages, providing an early example of a mixed-use neighborhood with a diverse socioeconomic population.

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Germantown (Pennsylvania German: Deitscheschteddel) is an area in Northwest d by German Quaker and Mennonite families in as an independent borough, it was absorbed into Philadelphia in The area, which is about six miles northwest from the city center, now consists of two neighborhoods: 'Germantown' and 'East Germantown'.City: Philadelphia.

After his father died on SeptemChristopher Sower II, continued his father's business. Sources: 1. Marion, John Francis. Bicentenial City: Walking Tours of Historic Philadelphia. Princeton: The Pyne Press, 2. Jenkins, Charles F. The Guide Book to Historic Germantown. The Historic Germantown Food Tour is a walking food tour with a taste of history in Nashville’s first neighborhood, north of the state capitol.

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The Germantown White House (also known as the Deshler–Morris House) is a historic mansion in the Germantown section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is the oldest surviving presidential residence, having twice housed George Washington during his presidency.

1 Construction and ownership. Revolutionary War. 4 Bringhurst on: Germantown Avenue, Germantown. The Historical Society of Germantown, Germanton, Ohio. 1, likes 4 talking about this. The Historical society of Germantown has a purpose of collecting, perserving, and interpreting historical Followers: K.

Get this from a library. Historic Germantown. [David Spencer] -- This book outlines the history of Germantown, Pennsylvania.

Now absorbed into the city of Philadelphia, Germantown was founded by Quakers in with the permission of William Penn. The German. The guide book to historic Germantown Item Preview remove-circle Multiple copies of this title were digitized from the Library of Congress and are available via the Internet Archive.

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Here are buried fifty-two known and five unknown soldiers of the Revolution, as well as eleven from the War of and one from the Mexican War. The burying ground was created in and the high front wall was completed in The Guide Book to Historic Germantown.

Germantown Historical. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spencer, David. Historic Germantown. Germantown, Philadelphia: Horace F. McCann, © (OCoLC)   Frank N. "Hank" Dupps, Sr., of Germantown, OH, passed away, Sunday, April 5,at Kettering Hospital.

and the Germantown Historic Fire House. A Start Date: Germantown, old and new; ([Germantown, Pa., Germantown independent-gazette], ), by Edwin C Jellett (page images at HathiTrust) Filed under: Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- Guidebooks The guide book to historic Germantown, prepared for the Site & relic society, by Charles F.

Jenkins. The guide book to historic Germantown by Jenkins, Charles Francis, ; Site and Relic Society of Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa Multiple copies of this title were digitized from the Library of Congress and are available via the Internet Archive.

Addeddate Call number Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II External. The scenic race route begins on 7th Avenue North at the Farmer’s Market and proceeds through the Historic Germantown Neighborhood streets, finishing at the Bicentennial Mall.

All pre-registered racers receive an official 5K T-Shirt. At the finish, all runners age 21+ will also receive a celebratory 20 oz. Oktoberfest beer. Read More.

About Us. In two well-respected institutions of Germantown history took a big step toward a united future, when the boards and memberships of Historic Germantown and The Germantown Historical Society voted unanimously to merge their organizations, combining under the banner of Historic Germantown: Freedom’s merger is an outgrowth of Historic Germantown’s recent.

The guide book to historic Germantown, Contributor Names Jenkins, Charles Francis, Site and Relic Society of Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.) Created /. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Germantown Historic Church is a beloved community landmark in Germantown, TN. Impeccably restored inthe church is available for weddings, meetings and services and seats The church is owned and operated by Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital.5/5(1).The Germantown Historical Society is an educational and research center dedicated to preserving and interpreting the history of the original German Township in northwest Philadelphia.

Encompassing the contemporary neighborhoods of Germantown, Mt. Airy, and Chestnut Hill, greater Germantown is a dynamic and diverse community.Historic Germantown - $75 avg/night - Northwest Philadelphia - Amenities include: Internet, Air Conditioning, Pets Welcome, Fireplace, TV, Satellite or cable, Washer & Dryer, Children Welcome, Parking, No Smoking, Heater Bedrooms: 4 Sleeps: 10 Pet friendly Minimum stay from 1 night(s) Bookable directly online - Book vacation rental with Vrbo/5(6).