There is a proposal to turn Gottfried Duden’s Farm, now RockyVine Retreat Center into a Commercial Property for a Drug Rehabilitation Retreat, that will be heard on this Thursday, December 17, at 7pm in the Warren County Administration Building (101 Mockingbird Lane) in the EOC Room. The Public is invited to discuss this proposal, so please share with others who may be interested.
Today you can visit maxim-films and enjoy the film Utopia via Video on Demand. Or you can enjoy a gallery of photographs recalling the traveling exhibition Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America as it began in 2009….
Utopia – Its journey in photos beginning November 1, 2013 in Giessen Germany, to Bremen, to Washington, D.C. and finally to St. Louis, Missouri. It traveled just as our emigrant ancestors once did….
The exhibit Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America opened November 1, 2013 in Giessen Germany. It was shown in Bremen Germany, Washington, D.C., and St. Louis Missouri. Finishing at the Missouri History Museum on April 19, 2015 it was visited by over 75,000 people worldwide.
Over 50,000 visitors have seen it since it began its journey, and the response has been fantastic everywhere it was seen. it is the story of emigration and of our German ancestors.
Thank you! I want to say thank you to everyone, all my old friends and new, that have been so supportive these last few years. It is so great to… Read more Thank You →
Only a few more weeks left, and only a few more Curator tours on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am. The exhibit Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America at the Missouri History Museum has been seen by thousands. If you are not one of those thousands you have only 27 days left!
…where the Traveling Summer Republic’s exhibit Utopia brings this nearly forgotten story alive at the Missouri History Museum, where it has enjoyed over 40,000 visitors since it opened last November 23, 2014. If you are a descendant of a member of the Giessen Emigration Society we would like to hear from you.