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Franz Schwede-Coburg: A biography of the district leader and President of Upper Pomerania

On the subject of refurbishment! Franz Reinhold Swede * 5. March 1888 Drawöhnen in the district of Memel, East Prussia; +19. October 1960 in Coburg, was a Nazi politician and was at Coburg 28. August 1930 the first Party member Mayor of a district-free city. Of 1934 to 1945 he was Gauleiter of the NSDAP in Pomerania. Swede prevented at the end of the Second World War, a timely and orderly exodus of civilian population in Pomerania before the onrushing Red Army, but sat down in time with a ship from Sassnitz on 4. Mai[...]

Historical sources on the history of Livand, Estonia and Courland

In the high Middle Ages began the subjugation of the Baltic country by the Knights since the beginning of the 13. First century of Riga (Livonian Order) from 1226 Also of Kulm in today's Poland and the Baltic penetrated up to 1300 large areas were brought under their rule. As a "German-Baltic", the former German-speaking elite in the provinces of Livonia, Courland and Estonia called. Below I have listed books, dealing exclusively with the historical course of this Baltic countries.

Forbidden Books, Textbooks, Journals. Forbidden to literature 1945

This is a list of books, after 1945 were banned. The Teacher Training College in Brunswick has identified herein in their inventory books available. The year of publication of this list is unknown, as. 1945/46.


For our genealogical research Ehedispense belong to a fixed Therminologie. The term comes from the Catholic Church and certain rights in individual cases, an exemption from the prohibition of marriage. Applications had to be submitted to the archdeacon or the Dean's Office, a decision then hit the Vicar General or the Archdiocese, zuweilen ging der Antrag nach Rom. Leider geben die Kirchenbücher selten darüber Auskunft und so bleibt einem der Weg ins Archiv nicht erspart.

The guesthouse height hunters near the Wolf's Lair headquarters leader

Fast 70 Years later and countless books written, which dealt with the Nazi regime already, a wealth of new releases and all known sources, Letters and documents seem to have been evaluated, or maybe not? Came a few years ago in an unusual way, through our family Liesegang a contemporary document in my hands, as it can not be unique! Perhaps one or the other is still alive and may remember, also wrote a dedication in memory to have. Mit welchen Gefühlen und Gedanken diese Erinnerungen  [...]