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Surprise!

Just when I thought that life could not get much better!

Maureen and I had a gentle start to the day. I cooked us an egg sandwich for breakfast, and after I tidied up, I took Kathy out for a walk. 496 more words

The Wiesbaden Manifesto - A Symbol for Protecting Cultural Heritage

George Clooney shows us in “The Monuments Men” the story of American art protection officers – while the war is still in full swing – catching up with the advancing troops through Europe. 1,550 more words

Cultural Heritage

Captain Walter Farmer – Wiesbaden's First CCP-Director

Almost to the day, 69 years ago,  on a hot early summer of 1945 , a young soldier from Ohio came to Frankfurt – unaware that he  soon will play a significant role for the German art treasures, but already with the honorable aim of its protection: Walter Ings Farmer.

Monuments Men