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German-speaking clubs in the US
German Embassy, Consulates,Clubs And Supporting Organizations in the US

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Embassy & Consulates General of the Federal Republic of Germany  

Please visit www.germany-info.org.

German Embassy

4645 Reservoir Road N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20007-1998
Phone: 1-202-298-8141
Fax: 1-202-298-4249

German Consulate
1960 Jackson Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: 1-415-775-1061

German Consulate
6222 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 500
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Phone: 1-323-930-2703
Fax: 1-323-930-2805

German Consulate
100 N. Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, FL 33132
Phone: 1-305-358-0290
Fax: 1-305-358-0307

German Consulate
Marquis Tower Two, Suite 901
285 Peachtree Center Avenue N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30303-1221
Phone: 1-404-659-4760
Fax: 1-404-659-1280

German Consulate
676 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 3200
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 1-312-580-1199
Fax: 1-312-580-0099

German Consulate
Three Copley Place, Suite 500
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: 1- 617-536-8172
Fax: 1-617-536-8573

German Honorary Consulate
900 E. Desert Inn
Las Vegas, NV 89119
Phone: 1-702-734-9700

German Consulate
871 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 1- 212-610-9700
Fax: 1-212-940-0402

German Consulate
1330 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 1850
Houston, TX 77056-3018
Phone: 1-713-627-7770
Fax: 1-713-627-0506

Important German Organizations To Support

The Associated German Societies of New England are dedicated to serving German organizations in New England. For more Information please visit  www.agsne.org .

Please visit the largest organizations of Americans of German descent by going to the web page of the German American National Congress at www.dank.org

Please visit www.steubensociety.org, a national organization of German-Americans in New York.

Please visit www.ugac.org , a not-for profit corporation for Americans of German heritage.

Please visit www.germanparadenyc.org , the home page of the German-American Steuben Parade Committee;


German Clubs  

Alabama                    22nd State                     

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Nickname: Heart of Dixie

Statehood: December 14, 1819

State Capital: Montgomery

State Bird: Yellowhammer

State Flower: Camellia

State Tree: Southern Pine

State Song: Alabama

Friends of German Culture
c/o Juergen Thoenes, President
4330 Chickasaw Dr.
Huntsville, AL 35801

Alabama Germany Partnership
c/o Marion Wichboldt, Exec. Dir.
500 Beacon Parkway West
Birmingham, AL 35209

Arizona                     48th State

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Nickname: Grand Canyon State

Statehood: February 14, 1912

State Capital: Phonix

State Bird: Cactus Wren

State Flower: Saguaro Cactus Blossom

State Tree: Paloverde

State Song: Arizona

Edelweiss Alpine Dancers
C/O Mr. Walter B. Schultz, Pres.
3449 E. Turney
Phoenix, AZ 85018


California                 31st State         

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Nickname: Golden State

Statehood: September 9, 1850

State Capital: Sacramento

State Bird: California Valley Quail

State Flower: Golden Poppy

State Tree: California Redwood

State Song: I Love you, California

Frohsinn Damen Chor
14149 Cohasset St.
Van Nuys, CA 91405

Los Angeles Turners Inc.

c/o Dennis F. Fredricks, President

702 South Highland Ave.,Suite 719

Los Angeles, CA  90036

North County German-American Club
P.O. Box 1531
Vista, CA 92085

Ventura Rheinland Club
36 S. Figueroa Plaza
Ventura, CA 93003
G.T.E.V.D' Oberlandler
P.O. Box 6787
Torrance, CA 90504

Los Angeles Stamm #252
3903 W. 171st St. Suite 253
Torrance, CA 90504

Alpine Village Clubhouse
833 W. Torrance Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90502
German-American League
P.O. Box 7894
Torrance, CA 90504

Viennese Culture Club
11332 Dona Pegita
Studio City, CA 91604

German-American Club
of the Central Coast
P.O. Box 478
Templeton, CA 93465

German American Club
of Santa Cruz
230 Plymouth St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

German American Club
of Santa Monica
1843 Lincoln Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Akkordeon Freunde
36 La Flecha Lane
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

German American Club
of Santa Barbara
P.O. Box 3144
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Los Angeles-Berlin
Sister City Committee
1575 Shendandoah
San Marino, CA 91108

Donauschwaebische Vereinigung
12626 Vista Panorama
Santa Ana, CA 92705

Germania Verein Inc.
P.O. Box 622
San Jose, CA 95106-0622

Orden der Hermanns Soehne
7334 Via Laguna
San Jose, CA 95135-1332

Orden der Hermanns Soehne
4205 Burrell Way
Sacramento, CA 95846
Allgemeiner Deutscher Frauenhilfsverein
P.O. Box 27101
San Francisco, CA 94127

Sacramento Turn Verein
3349 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95816

Sacramento German Genealogy Society
P.O. Box 660061
Sacramento, CA 95866

Santa Rosa German Club
7765 Montero Dr.
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

Edelweiss German American Club
8378 Churn Creek Rd.
Redding, CA 96002

Tiroler und Bayern Zither Club
12029 Burton Street
North Hollywood, CA 91605

German American Cultural Society
P.O. Box 7894
Northridge, CA 91327

Stammtisch El Dorato
P.O. Box 2291
Placerville, CA 95667

Lodge No.26 Petaluma
860 Western Ave.
Petaluma, CA 94952

Deutscher Club Santa Rosa
609 Douglas Drive
Mill Vallay, CA 94941

Orden der Hermann Soehne
841 S. Rose Str.
Lodi, CA 95240

German-American Mardi Gras
7119 Boulevard Dr.
La Mesa, CA 91941
Friends of Goethe
of Southern California
5750 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
German Crusaders
7561 Center Ave. Suite 68
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Los Angeles Sport Club
7561 Center Ave. Suite 68
Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Deutscher South Bay Club
525 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
El Segundo, CA 90245

American Historical Society
of Germans from Russia
3233 N. West Ave.
Fresno, CA 93705

United German-American
Club of Beaumont
P.O. Box 272
Beaumont, CA 92223

German American Society
of San Diego
1017 South Mollison Ave.
El Cajon, CA 92021
Die Gemuetlichen Schuhplattler
1340 S. Sanderson
Anaheim, CA 92806
KG Rote Funken of CA
211 S. State College Blvd. #456
Anaheim, CA 92806
Maennergesangverein Frohsinn
8237 West Soledad
Canyon Road, Sp C-1
Acton, CA 93510
Phoenix Club
1340 S. Sanderson
Anaheim, CA 92806
Richmond Chor
c/o Ms. Marie Hoffman, President
5340 Alhambra Valley Road
Martinez, CA 94533
German/American Society of Marin, Inc.
c/o W. J. Hirdt, President
P.O.Box 1276
Novato, CA 94948
Golden Gate Blaskapelle
C/O Mr. Gottfried Fritzl, Director
49 San Jacinto Way
San Francisco, CA 94127
United German-American Societies of
the East Bay Inc.
c/o Mrs. Christine E. Beam, President
PMB 407, 484 Lake Park Ave.
Oakland, CA  94610
Harmonie Singing Society, Inc.
C/O Oswald Drews, President
202 Sonora Drive
San Mateo, CA  94402
San Joaquin Valley Swiss Club Inc.
c/o Mr. Frank Beeler, President
P.O. Box 373
Ripon, CA 95366
Monterey County Swiss-American Club
c/o Ms. Betty Brusa, Secretary
1249 Polk Street
Salinas, CA 93906
Schlaraffia Fransicscana California
c/o Mr. Eduard Moser
4874 Chalmette Pk. Ct.
Fremont, CA 94538
Arbeiter Bildungs-Verein von San Francisco
c/o Ms. Ingeborg Stottmeister, President
440 Taraval Street
San Francisco, CA 94114
Oakland Maennerchor
c/o Georg Hoeser, President
3115 Buttlers Dr.
Oakland, CA  94602
Oakland Turnverein Gem. Chor
c/o Ms. Christine E. Beam, President
6149 Ruthland Road
Oakland, CA 94611
Order of Hermann-Sons
Harmonie Lodge No. 4
c/o Irmgard Hunter
2638 Media Way
San Jose, CA 95125
Pacific Saengerbund
6149 Ruthland Road
Oakland, CA 94611
Redwood Empire Saenger Chor
c/o Rudolf Stueck, President
129 Veronda Ave.
Cotati, CA  94931
German-American School Association of
Northern California
P.O.Box 10394
San Jose, CA 95157
Schwaebischer Frauenverein
c/o Toni Bock, President
121 Essex Court
San Bruno, CA  94066
San Francisco Schwabenverein
c/o Mr. Manfred Bock
121 Essex Ct.
San Bruno, CA 94066-2810
United German-American Societies of
San Francisco and Vicinity, Inc.
c/o Ms. Christa Berendt
202 Ridgeway Avenue
Fairfax, CA 94930
Wagner Society of Northern California
P.O.Box 590990
San Francisco, CA 94159-0990
Damenchor Liederkranz
440 Taraval Street
San Francisco, CA 94114
Concordia Sport Club
c/o Mr. Hans Merten, President
2355 Ocean Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94127

Connecticut               5th State

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Nickname: Constitution State

Statehood: January 9, 1788

State Capital: Hartford

State Bird: American Robin

State Flower: Mountain Laurel

State Tree: White Oak

State Song: Yankee Doodle

Hartford Saengerbund
c/o Phillip Swank, President
719 North Mountain Road
Newington, CT 06111

Hartford Liederkranz, Inc.
c/o Friedrich Hecht, President
800 North Mountain Road
Newington, CT 06111

German Maennerchor Portschester
c/o Albert Fakundiny, President
4 Tower Drive
Norwalk, CT 06850

Washington, DC      Capital City of



District of Columbia Flag

State Flower: American Beauty Rose

State Bird: Wood Trush

State Song: Star Spangled Banner



Association of German-American Societies
c/o Ms. Eva M. Nanni, President
P.O.Box 23094
Washington, DC 20026
Alt-Washingtonia Schuhplattler Verein
c/o Betty Heyman
1601 18th St. NW #307
Washington DC 20009-2500
German Language Society
c/o Ms. Elisabeth Vondracek, President
P.O.Box 4811
Washington, DC 20008
Institute of German American Relations
c/o Prof. Alfred Obernberger
Georgetown University
German Department
37 P Street
Washington, DC 20057

Florida                       27th State

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Nickname: Sunshine State

Statehood: March 3, 1845

State Capital: Tallahassee

State Bird: Mockingbird

State Flower: Orange Blossom

State Tree: Sabal Palmetto Palm

State Song: Swanee River

German American Society
of Brevard County
c/o Edeltraud Borries Byrd, Sec.
1005 Meadow Lark Ln.
Merritt Island, FL 32953-7856

German American Society
of Vero Beach
c/o Inge Curcio, President
7960 Brigton Manor
Vero Beach, FL 32966

Club Edelweiss
c/o Liesel Morrison, President
7105 Lake Underhill Rd.
Orlando, FL 32822

German American Club
of Brevard
c/o Ruth Mlodzianowski, Pres.
2515 Heritage Dr.
Titusville, FL 32780

German American Society
of Central Florida
c/o Inge Denys, President
652 Wheeling Ave.
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714

German American Club
of Osceola County
c/o Karl Heinz Theobald
1828 Edison Dr.
St. Claud, FL 34771

German American Social Club
of Greater Miami
c/o Heidi McGrew, President
11919 S.W. 56th Street
P.O. Box 650972
Miami, FL 33165
German American Club
of Palm Beach
c/o Tom Foster
P.O. Box 5376
Lake Worth, FL 33466-5376
German American Club
of Fort Lauderdale
c/o Cecilia Armstrong, Pres.
325 S.W. 26 Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315

German American Society
of Greater Hollywood
c/o Ralph Schuchmann, Pres.
6401 Washington Street
P.O. Box 4084
Hollywood, FL 33083-4084

German American Social Club
c/o Fred Kappel, President
4350 Breckenridge Way
Sarasota, FL 34235

German American Club
of Manatee County
c/o Barbara County
5802 Garden Lakes Drive
Bradenton, FL 34203

German American Club
of Charlotte County
c/o Herta Milosky, President
149 Cambridge Drive
Port Charlotte, FL 33952

German American Social
Club of Cape Coral
c/o Hermann Voss,
1208 SW 53rd Street
Cape Coral, FL 33914

German American Society
of Pinellas County
c/o Ilse Kearney, President
8098 66th Street North
Pinellas Park, FL 33781


Steuben Society of America
Unit No. 813
c/o William Muschler, President
P.O. Box 1115
Dunedin, FL 34697

Gulf Coast
Enzianer Schuhplattler
c/o John Holbach, President
100 Hampton Rd. #17
Clearwater, FL 34619

German American Society
of Pensacola-Hansa Club
c/o Ursula Timpe, President
4151 Springfield Drive
Pensacola, FL 32503

German American Club
of Spring Hill
c/o Jacob Eidenschink, Pres.
183 Hague Court
Spring Hill, FL 34606

United German Society
of Florida, Inc.
c/o Fritz Eggerts, President
242 Coasta Rica
Edgewater, FL 32141


German American Society
of Daytona Beach
c/o Werner Mueller,
P.O. Box 5194
Ormond Beach, FL 32174

The German American Friendship
Club of Palm Coast
c/o Richard Lauria, President
P.O. Box 353069
Palm Coast, FL 32135

German American Club
of St. Augustin
c/o Michelle Weinberg, Pres.
P.O. Box 3303
St. Augustin, FL 32095


Georgia                      4th State

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Nickname: Empire State of the South

Statehood: January 2, 1788

State Capital: Atlanta

State Bird: Brown Thrasher

State Flower: Cherokee Rose

State Tree: Live Oak

State Song: Georgia on my Mind

The German Wine Society
c/o Don Reddicks, President
7055 Hunters Branch Drive
Atlanta, GA 30328

Friends of German Language & Culture, Inc.
c/o Knut Joneleit,President
2930 White Oak Terrace, SW
Marietta, GA 30060

Klub Heimatland
c/o Eva Wyatt, President
4026 Macon Rd.
Columbus, GA 31907


Deutscher Freundschaftsclub,Inc.
c/o Pat Estep, President
P.O. Box 15162
Augusta, GA 30919-5162

German-American Business Stammtisch
The Summit National Bank
c/o Heidi Hein, President
One Paces West, Suite 150
2727 Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta, GA 30339-4053


Hawaii                      50th State     

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Nickname: Aloha State

Statehood: August 21, 1959

State Capital: Honolulu

State Bird: Hawaiian Goose (Nene)

State Flower: Red Hibiscus

State Tree: Kukui

State Song: Hawaii Ponoi

German Benevolent Society of Honolulu
c/o Mr. Walter Walters, President
123 Kuluamo Street
Kailua, Hawaii 96734

Illinois                       21st State

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Nickname: Prairie State

Statehood: December 3, 1818

State Capital: Springfield

State Bird: Cardinal

State Flower: Native Violet

State Tree: White Oak

State Song: Illinois

Zerner Vergnuegungsverein
c/o Mr. Ignatz Rauscher, President
22406 Bertha Lane
Barrington, IL 60010
Harlem Maenner- u. Damenchor
c/o Ms. Hella Kukuk, President
635 Marengo Avenue
Forest Park, IL 60130
Schubert Lyra Chor
c/o Mr. Hans Bauer, President
8230 Kedvale Avenue
Skokie, IL 60076
Damengruppe des Rheinischen Vereins
c/o Ms. Elisabeth Kraus
5115 Dobson
Skokie, IL 60077
Niedersachsen Club Chicago
c/o Mr. Werner Rausch, Sekretaer
1042 Circle Avenue
Forest Park, IL 60130
Sepp Herberger Committee
c/o Mr. Friedrich Spiess, Secretary
7300 N. Bell Avenue
Chicago, IL 60645
F.S. Chicago Kickers
Vereinigung der Dobrudschaner
c/o Ms. Claudia Quidzinski
1403 E. Lowden Lane
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
Hamburg Chicago Club
c/o Ms. Renate Bonde, President
25 W. 236 Plamondon Road
Wheaton, IL 60187
D.A.N.K. Sprachschule
c/o Ms. Gabriele Wiede
13821 S. Maple Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462
c/o Ernst Ott, President
4740 N. Western Avenue, 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60625
Siebenbuerger-Sachsen, Zweig 9
c/o Mr. Andy Schiller
1249 N. Cornelia Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657
Rheinischer Verein von Chicago
c/o Mr. Josef Matuschka, President
7139 Days Terrace
Niles, IL 60714
Wauconda Chiefs
c/o Mr.Horst Schubert
2510 N. Rt. 23
Marengo, IL 60152
Vereinigte Deutsch-AmerikanischeChoere
von Chicago und Umgebung
c/o Ms. Gerda Pilz, President
29 W. 473 Lee Road
West Chicago, IL 60185
Schiller Liedertafel
c/o Fritz Baumgart, President
9443 Sumac, Unit E
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Rheinischer Gesangverein
c/o Mr. Hans Strauch
1007 E. Wildwood Dr.
Prospect Hts., IL 60070
Berliner Baeren
c/o Mr. Guenther Jacoby, President
902 S. Roberts Drive
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
German-American Club of Antioch
c/o Mr. Karl Pokorny, President
2208 Arcade Drive N.
Lake Villa, IL 60046
Rosegger-Steirer Club
c/o Mr. Anthony Schuch, President
5312 W. 102nd Street
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Chicago Zither Club
c/o Ms. Janet Stessl, President
Kolping House
5826 N. Elston Avenue
Chicago, IL 60659
D.A.N.K. Spatzen Kinderchor
c/o Ms. Alexandra Pradella-Ott, Conductor
1721 Natham Lane
Libertyville, IL 60048
Schwaebischer Saengerbund
c/o Mr. Heinz Krauth, President
360 W. Illionois Avenue
Palatine, IL 60067
Catholic Kolping Society
c/o Alois Ideler, President
5620 N. Central Avenue
Chicago, IL 60646
Germania Woman's Club
c/o Ms. Helen E. Meiszner, President
5624 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL 60634
D.A.N.K. Gruppe-Nord
c/o Mr. Siegfried Reinke, President
D.A.N.K. Haus
4740 N. Western Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
D.A.N.K. Gruppe Sued
c/o Mr. Tim Garrett, President
19719 Mokena Street
Mokena, IL 60448
Kaerntner Club "Koschat"
c/o Mr. Kurt von Pasecky, President
1906 Camp McDonald Road
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
Niedersachsen Club-Chicago
c/o Friedl Koeberlein, President
2530 Cliff Ct.
McHenry, IL 60050
Schlaraffia Chicagoana
5341 Greenleaf
Skokie, IL 60077
Burgenlaendische Gemeinschaft
c/o Mr. John Radostits, President
3158 W. 93rd Street
Evergreen Park, IL 60642
The Jolly Burgenlaender Social Club
c/o Rose Ringbauer, Secretary
8626 S. Kolmar
Chicago, IL 60652
c/o Karl Bauer, President
484 N. Central Avenue
Wood Dale, IL 60191
Karlsdorfer Vergnuegungs Verein
c/o Joe Detz, President
591 La Salle
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Vereinigung der Donauschwaben
c/o Nikolaus Kreiling, President
6 N. Owen
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
D.A.N.K. Gruppe-Fox Valley
c/o William Fuchs, President
340 Timber Ridge Drive
Bartlett, IL 60103
D.A.N.K. Gruppe West
c/o Siegfried Endlichhofer, President
7431 Arbor Avenue
La Grange, IL 60525
Deutsche Tag-Vereinigung
c/o Helga Zettl, Secretary
26 WO 31 Birch Avenue
Wheaton, IL 60187-2900
United German American Assoc., Inc.
c/o Henry Ruppel
464 Bruno Drive
Palatine, IL 60067
Steuben Society of America, Unit No. 30
c/o Harold Kestadt, Chairman
1205 W. Sherwin Ste. 103
Chicago, IL 60626-2287
D'Lustigen Holzhacker Buam
5313 W. Cuyler
Chicago, IL 60641
Schwaben Society Charity Fund
c/o Anton R. Iberle, Treasurer
9534 S. Sawyer Ave
Evergreen Park, IL 60805
Schwaben-Verein von Chicago
c/o George Boehm, President
7346 N. Oconto
Chicago, IL 60631
Siebenbuerger Sachsen, Zweig 9
c/o Elfie Sanderson
1425 London Lane
Glenview, IL 60025
Schuhplattler Verein "Edelweiss"
c/o Julius Steinemann
511 Hatlen Drive
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
Rosegger-Steirer Club
c/o Betty Wagner, Secretary
7812 W. 89 Place, Apt. 2E
Hickory Hills, IL 60457
Steirer Club von Chicago
c/o Josef Wilfinger, President
7361 Jonquil Terr.
Hanover Park, IL 60103
Deutsch-Amerikanischer Kinderchor, Inc.
5116 N. Normandy
Chicago, IL 60656
Gemischter Chor der Siebenbuerger Sachsen, Zweig
9 716 Ontario
Oak Park, IL 60302
President DANK Chapter Springfield
1007 W. Edward St.
Springfield, IL 62704
German American National Congress (D.A.N.K.)
4740 N. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625-2097
American Aid Society of German Descendants
7326 N. Odell Avenue
Chicago, IL 60631
Brandenburger Schuetzenverein Chicago, Inc.
1809 Willow Lane
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
German Day Association
8524 North Georgeana Ave.
Morton Grove, IL 60053-2908
German-American Social Club 1874
550 Ida Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Elmhurst Maennerchor
219 McKinley Ave.
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Alpine Ski Club
523 W. Dundee Road
Palatine, IL 60067
German American Police Assoc. DANK -House
4740 North Western Ave., Second Fl.
Chicago, IL 60625
Rheinischer Verein
5115 W. Dobson Street
Skokie, IL 60077
Elmhurst Damenchor
334 E. Memorial Rd.
Bensenville, IL 60106
George Lieder Operetten-Ensemble
54 Briargate Circle
Aurora, IL 60506
D.A. Saenger von Chicago
313 N. Rose Ave.
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Club der Pensionäre
10148 W. Schiller
Franklin Park, IL 60131
Gruen-Weiss S.C. Donauschwaben
42 Castle Rock Ln.
Bloomingdale, IL 60108-1267
St. Hubertus Jagd Club
c/o Mark Kriesemint
5928 N. Washtenaw
Chicago, IL 60659
Schuetzenverein Godfrey
5214 Williams Place
Godfrey, IL 62035
Schleswig-Holsteiner Saengerbund
65 S. Arlington Hts. Rd.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
S.C. Chicago Kickers Soccer Club
1204 W. Alec St.
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Steirer Damenchor
4721 N. Kostner
Chicago, IL 60603
Lieblinger Vergnügungs-Verein
625 Seegers Rd.
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Schwaben A.C.
22199 Honey Ridge Lane
Kildeer, IL 60047
F.C. Fortuna Soccer Club
2521 Victor Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
Deutscher Chor der St. Alphonsus Kirche
1790 Camden Dr.
Glenview, IL 60025-7616

Indiana                    19th State

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Nickname: Hoosier State

Statehood: December 11, 1816

State Capital: Indianapolis

State Bird: Cardinal

State Flower: Peony

State Tree: Tulip Poplar

State Song: On the Banks of the                             Wabash

Indianapolis Männerchor
11483 Woodview W. Dr.
Carmel, IN 46032
2709 Merrywood Lane
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Germania Männerchor
916 N. Fulton Ave.
Evansville, IN 47710
Indiana German Heritage Society
401 E. Michigan St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
German American Klub
8602 S. Meridian St.
Indianapolis, IN 46217
Deutscher Verein Jasper
P.O.Box 15
Jasper, IN 47547-0015
D.A.N.K. Gary/Merrillville Ch.
4530 Garfield St.
Gary, IN 46408
2708 W. Boulevard
Kokomo, IN 46902
D.A.N.K. Marion Chapter
Box 37
Van Buren, IN 46991
8513 Lamira Lane
Indianapolis, IN 46234
German American Klub
752 W. Hanna Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46217
GERMAN-AMERICAN PARK Federation of German Societys
8600 S. Meridian St.
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Ind. Liederkranz Ladies Society
1417 E. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46201
DANK Chapter Nr. 36 South Bend
602 Revere Drive
Goshen, IN 46526
8600 S. Meridian St.
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Preussen Unterstützungs Verein
P.O.Box 95
Mooresville, IN 46158
Sänger Chor
2620 McLeay Dr.
Indianapolis, IN 46260
German Oberlandler Club
1616 Lafayette, POB 1662
Terre Haute, IN 47808
Germanfest Vincennes
R. 5, Box 280
Vincennes, IN 47591
Jasper Strassenfest
6th & Clay Streets, POB 307
Jasper, IN 47546
German Heritage Soc. of Ft.Wayne
P.O.Box 12651
Fort Wayne, IN 46864
307 W. 13th Street
Laporte, IN 46350
Richmond German Heritage Society
1310 NW 19th Street
Richmond, IN 47374
Anthenaeum Damenchor
401 E. Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Heimat Preussen Verein
900 E. Jefferson
Franklin, IN 46131
4912 Elm Avenue
Hammond, IN 46327
Heimats Unterstützungsverein
2164 Napoleon Street
Indianapolis, IN 46203

Iowa                        29th State  

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Nickname: Hawkeye State

Statehood: December 28, 1846

State Capital: Des Moines

State Bird: Eastern Goldfinch

State Flower: Wild Rose

State Tree: Oak

State Song: The Song of Iowa

Manning Heritage Foundation
P.O. Box 354
Manning, IA 51455
German American Heritage Center
P.O. Box 243
Davenport, IA 52805-0243
Schleswig-Holstein Committee Iowa Sister State Glenora Farms
26618 20th Avenue
Stockton, IA 52769
Des Moines German-American Club
405 SE Delaware Avenue
Ankeny, IA 50021
Des Moines German-American Club
2024 - 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314-2926

Kansas                   34th State

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Nickname: Sunflower State

Statehood: January 29, 1861

State Capital: Topeka

State Bird: Western Meadowlark

State Flower: Wild Sunflower

State Tree: Cottonwood

State Song: Home on the Range

German American Citizens Assoc.
9900 Johnson Dr.
Merriam, KS 66203

Kentucky                15th State

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Nickname: Bluegrass State

Statehood: June 1, 1792

State Capital: Frankfort

State Bird: Cardinal

State Flower: Goldenrod

State Tree: Tulip Poplar

State Song: My Old Kentucky Home

German American Club
1840 Lincoln Ave.
Louisville, KY 40213
German American Club Gesangverein
7701 Norbourne Ave.
Louisville, KY 40222
Kentuckiana Germ. Heritage Soc.
1850 Alfresco Pl.
Louisville, KY 40205-1860
German Heritage Society
2938 Arlington Rd.
Louisville, KY 40220

Maryland                   7th State

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Nickname: Old Line State

Statehood: April 28, 1788

State Capital: Annapolis

State Bird: Baltimore Oriole

State Flower: Black-eyed Susan

State Tree: White Oak

State Song: Maryland, My Maryland

Washington Saengerbund
c/o Dr. Peter Kador, President
9419 Tongroner Court
Potomac, MD 20854
Alpine Dancers
c/o Dr. Herbert Traxler
5817 Runford Drive
New Carollton, MD 20784
Deutscher Klub-Northern Virginia
Community College
c/o Prof. Volker K. Schmeissner
6312 57 Avenue
Riverdale, MD 20737
The German Heritage Society of
Greater Washington DC
c/o Gary C. Grassl, President
4207 Oxford Drive
Silver Hill, MD 20746
Mid-Atlantic Germanic Society
c/o Mr. Albert Werking, President
16505 Virginia Avenue, #C111
Williamsport, MD 21795
Regiment von Donop
c/o Benjamin Williams
3810 Bayview Drive
Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732
The American Goethe Society of
Washington DC
c/o Ms. Gabriele Sieg
9609 Pinkney Ct.
Potomac, MD 20854
Arminius Social Club, Inc.
c/o Gerhard Meinzer, President
6015 37 Avenue
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Gebirgstrachten Verein Annapolis
c/o Mr. Hartmuth Fricke, President
P.O.Box 257
Arnolds, MD 21012
Arion Gesangverein
c/o Mr. Robert Fritsche, President
101 East Elm Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21206
Christian German American Women’s Group
c/o Ms. Irene Kucholick
965 Summer Hill Drive
Gambrills, MD 21054
Concord Club of Washington DC
c/o Mr. Werner Grabner, President
5518 Lincoln Street
Bethesda, MD 20817
Deutsche Schule Washington DC
c/o Dr. Hans Klaustermeyer
8617 Chateau Drive
Potomac, MD 20854
The Steuben Society of America
The Austin J. App Unit #85
c/o Ms. Martina Waggner-App
9220 Manchester Road
Silver Spring, MD 20901
Schlaraffia Washingtonia
c/o Mr. Wilhelm Lohmann
12805 Golden Oak Drive
Laurel, MD 20708
Deutschamerikanischer Buergerverein von Maryland, Inc.
c/o Mr. Bob Sheppard, President
P.O.Box 22367
Baltimore, MD 21203
Germania Lodge #160
c/o Mr. Hans Keller
2 Tenbury Road
Lutherville, MD 21093
Baltimore Kickers, Inc.
c/o Mr. Bob Gibson, President
26 Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21231
Club Fidelitas, Inc.
c/o Mr. Stan Kedzie, Secretary
221 Treherne Road
Timonium, MD 21093
Edelweiss Club, Inc.
c/o Mr. Frank Hobbs
413 Glenmont Avenue
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
The German Society of Maryland
c/o Michael J. Nieberding, President
P.O.Box 22585
Baltimore, MD 21203
G.T.V. Immergruen
c/o Ms. Dorothy Kirchner, President
1611 Deer Meadow Ct.
Hanover, MD 21076
Maryland Oktoberfest Inc.
c/o Mr. Bob Sheppard, President
P.O.Box 22455
Baltimore, MD 21203
Schlaraffia Baltimore
c/o Mr. Joseph Keefner, Secretary
2791 Cedar Drive
Riva, MD 21140
The Society for the History of the Germans
in Maryland
c/o Judge G. Wm. Wittstadt
P.O.Box 22585
Baltimore, MD 21203
Verein Deutscher Trachten von Baltimore
c/o Ms. Maria Klaus-Skowronek, President
4410 Brittany Drive
Ellicott City, MD 21043
S. u. G.T.V. Washingtonia Inc.
c/o Mr. Manuel Pinto
105 DeNeane Road
Silver Spring, MD 20903

Massachusetts           6th State

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Nickname: Bay State

Statehood: February 6, 1788

State Capital: Boston

State Bird: Chickadee

State Flower: Mayflower

State Tree: American Elk

State Song: Hail Massachusetts

Associated German Societies
of the New England States
c/o Rose-Mary Kemper, President
P.O. Box 207
Walpole, MA 02081

Boylston Schulverein
c/o Leo Lisinski, President
P.O. Box 207
Walpole, MA 02081

Goethe Society of New England,  Inc.
c/o Michael E. Hager, Director
170 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116

Michigan                   26th State

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Nickname: Wolverine State

Statehood: January 26, 1837

State Capital: Lansing

State Bird: Robin

State Flower:Apple Blossom

State Tree: White Pine

State Song: Michigan, My Michigan

President Schwaben Male Chorus
41334 Clairpointe Dr.
Harrison Twp, MI 48045
Siebenbuerger Sachsen
11060 Furbush
Holly, MI 48442
Schwaben Unterstützungsverein
249 Warren Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
German American Club of Kalamazoo
2423 Ridgefield
Kalamazoo, MI 49002
G.T.E.V. Edelweiss
38000 Utica Rd.
Sterling Hts, MI 48312
Plattdeutsche Gruppe
7709 Larme
Allen Park, MI 48101
Arion Verein
28427 Panama
Warren, MI 48092
Volkstanz- und Trachtengruppe
31337 Louise Drive
Warren, MI 48093
Deutsch Amerikanischer Schützenverein
38000 Utica
Sterling Hts, MI 48312
Essener Freunde
38000 Utica Road
Sterling Hts, MI 48312
Sportclub 1924
38000 Utica
Sterling Hts, MI 48312
Michigan Sängerbezirk
39477 Baroque Blvd.
Clinton Twp, MI 48038
G.B.U. Saxonia Rheingold
1743 Three Lakes Dr.
Troy, MI 48098
Der Froehliche Kreis
21728 Pleasant St.
Clair Shores, MI 48080
Germania Town & Country Club
One Germania Pl
Saginaw, MI 48602-1097
Dt. Schwaben Unterstützungsverein
28607 Steele Dr.
Warren, MI 48057
Deutsche Buehne Detroit
37135 Camelot Dr. # 275
Sterling Hts, MI 48312-2456
German Cultural Center
38000 Utica
Sterling Hts, MI 48312-1753
Carpathia Club
38000 Utica
Sterling Hts, MI 48132
German American Cultural Center
19110 Florence
Roseville, MI 48066
German American Club of Plymouth
305 Arthur St.
Plymouth, MI 48170
Germania Club Downriver
P.O.Box 1183
Southgate, MI 48195
German Heritage Society
Mr. Eugene C. Strobel
20278 Old Homestead Dr.
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Verein der Plattdeutschen
48266 Pheasant
Chesterfield, MI 48051
Edelweiss Club of Grand Rapids Inc.
2439 Cedar Hill NE.
Grand Rapids, MI 49525-1271
Germania Downriver Heritage & Cultural Center
11632 Katherine Ave.
Taylor, MI 48180-4222
GACC Table Tennis Club
38000 Utica
Sterling Hts, MI 48312
Berliner Verein Detroit
P.O.Box 761
Sterling Hts, MI 48311
D.A.N.K. Chapter 13
2651 Pipestone Road, Deutsches Haus
Benton Harbor, MI 49085
G.T.E.V. Edelweiss Inc.
c/o Mr. Joseph Gassel
53550 Franklin Drive
Shelby Twp., MI 48316
Carpathia Jugendgruppe
29373 Roan
Warren, MI 48093

Minnesota               32nd State

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Nickname: Gopher State

Statehood: May 11, 1858

State Capital: St. Paul

State Bird: Common Loon

State Flower: Lady's Slipper

State Tree: Red Pine

State Song: Hail! Minnesota

P.O. Box 133
Young America, MN 55397-9764
S.G. Edelweiss
c/o Ms. Jeanne Schultz, President
1785 Van Buren Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104
German American Fellowship Association of Minnesota, Inc.
13101 Court Place
Burnsville, MN 55337-7807
B.G.T.E. Minnesota Schuhplattler
c/o Mr. Andrew Fleischhacker, President
1046 Edmund Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104
Heritagefest New Ulm, MN
P.O. Box 461
New Ulm, MN 56073-0461
Germanic American Institute
301 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55102

Mississippi                 20th State

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Nickname: Magnolia State

Statehood: December 10, 1817

State Capital: Jackson

State Bird: Mockingbird

State Flower: Magnolia

State Tree: Magnolia

State Song: Go Mis-sis-sip-pi

Germania Club
c/o Barbara Bruhnke, Exec. Officer
126 Evergreen Drive
D'Iberville, MS 39532

Missouri                  24th State

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Nickname: Show-Me State

Statehood: August 10, 1821

State Capital: Jefferson City

State Bird: Eastern Bluebird

State Flower: Hawthorn Blossom

State Tree: Flowering Dogwood

State Song: Missouri Waltz

German Club of Hermann, MO
P.O. Box 405
Rhineland, MO 65069
St. Louis Bayern Verein
944 San Sebastian Dr.
Fenton, MO 63026
Liederkranz Club
1910 Valley Park Rd.
Fenton, MO 63026
Deutscher Männerchor
4113 Debra Ct.
St. Louis, MO 63123
Schwaebischer Saengerbund
8 Dorclin Lane
St. Louis, MO 63128
German Heritage Society
525 Kehrs Mill Road
Ballwin, MO 63011
G.T.E.V. D'Froehliche Schuhplattler
4013 Reavis Barracks Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63125
Steuben Society of America
P.O. Box 152
Barnhart, MO 63012

St. Louis German-American Committee, Inc.
President Badischer Unterstuetzungsverein
7645 Marion Court

St. Louis, MO  63143

Mayor of the City of Westphalia
P.O. Box 36
116 E. Main Street

Westphalia, MO  65085

German American Heritage Society World Trade Center Suite 1004
121 S. Meramec Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105
St. Louis/Stuttgart Sister City Committe, Inc.
Volksmarch Club
6700 Arsenal Street
St. Louis, MO 63139-2524
Eden Klub
7017 Leta Drive
St. Louis, MO 63123
Concordia Area Heritage Society
P.O. Box 531
Concordia, MO 64020
Deutscher Schulverein St. Louis
5057 Peyton Place Court
St. Louis, MO 63128
Deutscher Kulturverein
3937 Jacinto
St. Louis, MO 63125
Schuetzenverein St. Louis
c/o German Cultural Society
3652 South Jefferson
St. Louis, MO 63118
St. Louis Strassenfest Corp.
24 Zinzer Court
St. Louis, MO 63123

Nebraska                37th State

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Nickname: Cornhusker State

Statehood: March 1, 1867

State Capital: Lincoln

State Bird: Western Medowlark

State Flower: Goldenrod

State Tree: Cottonwood

State Song: Beautiful Nebraska

German American Heritage Society
1631 Karlee Drive
Lincoln, NE 68527
German-American Society
3717 South 120 Street
Omaha, NE 68144
German-American Society, Inc.
3717 South 120 Street
Omaha, NE 68144

New Jersey              3rd State

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Nickname: Garden State

Statehood: December 18, 1787

State Capital: Trenton

State Bird: Eastern Goldfinch

State Flower: Purple Violet

State Tree: Red Oak

State Song: I'm From New Jersey

The Bavarians of New Jersey
c/o Anita Ott, President
91 Wilkens Drive
Dumont, NJ 07678
Carlstadt Mixed Chorus
c/o Ingeborg Wendler, President
500 Broad Street
Carlstadt, NJ 07072
Carlstadt Active Turners
c/o Ronald Schmidt, President
500 Broad Street
Carlstadt, NJ 07072
German Heritage Coucil of New Jersey
c/o Ted Hierl, Chairman
36 Kay Road
Yardsville, NJ 08620
Swim and Sport Club Flanders
c/o James Buehning, President
272 Emmans Road
Flanders, NJ 07836
Cannstatter Volksfest Verein
c/o Guenther Klein, President
#2 Autumntide Drive
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Deutscher Club of Clark
c/o Walter Lehmann, President
23 Bissell Road
Lebanon, NJ 08833
Damenabteilung Club Clark
c/o Susan Schmidt, President
787 Featherbed Lane
Clark, NJ 07066
Lakewood Maennerchor
c/o Hans Pfeiffer, President
P.O.Box 118
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Plattdeutsche Volksfest Verein of
New York & New Jersey
c/o Stephen Purk, President
250 First Street, # 2H
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Amt Lilienthaler Verein
c/o June Ehlen, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
Amt Ostner Club
c/o O. John Reed, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
Enzian Ski Club of
New York & New Jersey
c/o Siegfried Brunnacker, President
398 Meisel Avenue
Springfield, NJ 07081
Hoboken Football Club of 1912
c/o Edward Mazurczyck, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047

M.G.V. Lyra von Hoboken
c/o Manfred Glas, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047

Independent Schuetzen Corps
c/o Gary Kuppinger, Hauptmann
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
New Jersey Mandolinen Orchestra
c/o George Maldarelli, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
Plattdeutsche Damen & Herrn Verein
von Newark
c/o Ann Sandau, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
Plattdeutscher Verein of Union Hill
c/o Richard Luetjen, Secretary
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
Ritterhuder Verein
c/o Karl Pohlmeier, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
Schlaraffia Totowa
c/o Erich Lenz, Vorsitzender
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
The Young German-American Club
c/o Ulrike Driessler, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
Union Hill Turn Verein
c/o Hans Vetterl, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
New York Schuetzen Corps
c/o Michael Shaw, Hauptmann
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
New York Schuetzen Ladies
c/o Janice Quincy-Roosz, President
3167 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, NJ 07047
Rheinischer Saengerbund
c/o Bill Hahn, President
2439 1st Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024
Volkschor “Harmonie” - Deutscher Club
c/o Ed Keller, President
787 Featherbed Lane
Clark, NJ 07066
United German American Committee of the U.S.A.,Inc.
c/o Frederick Hess, Jr., President
1308 Route 38
Mt. Holly, NJ 08060
Vereinigung der Donauschwaben e.V.
c/o Joseph Brandecker, Jr., President
127 Route 156
Yardville, NJ 08620
Schwaben International, e.V.
c/o Horst Stabenow, Rep. USA & Canada
741 Knollwood Terrace
Westfield, NJ 07090
Plattduetsche Volksfest-Vereen of New York & New Jersey
c/o Henry Ehlen, President
3161 Kennedy Blvd., Apt. 103
North Bergen, NJ 07047
Musik Garten Chor
P.O. Box 118
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Newark Saengerchor - Deutscher Club
c/o Kurt Striky, President
787 Featherbed Lane
Clark, NJ 07066
Plainfield Gesang- & Turnverein, Inc
c/o Joan A. Keller, Secretary
220 Somerset Street
North Plainfield, NJ 07060
J.T. Orchestra
40 Fairview Avenue
Blenhiem, NJ 08012
German American Society
c/o Herbert Doeltz, President
Uncle Peters Rd.
Trenton, NJ 08691
German American Sports Club
1135 Springfield Rd.
Union, NJ 07083
German American Club
Lakewood Lanes Mill Road NE
Howell, NJ 07731
Enzian Ski Club - Deutscher Club
c/o Sigfried Brunacker, President
787 Featherbed Lane
Clark, NJ 07066
Elisabeth Sports Club - Deutscher Club
c/o Willie Prussau, President
787 Featherbed Lane
Clark, NJ 07066
Edelweiss- Passaic
45 Plymouth Rd.
Fairfield, NJ 07006
Edelweiss Schuhplattler Verein
328 18th Avenue
Paterson, NJ 07504
Carlstadt Turnverein
500 Broad Street
Carlstadt, NJ 07072
Cannstatter Volksfest-Verein New York, Inc.
c/o George Meyer, Secretary
138 Pine Grove Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901
Bayern Verein Newark, Inc.
c/o Paul E. Ulrich, President
646 Evergreen Parkway
Union, NJ 07083-8704
Aurora Damen- & Maennerchor
55 Georges Road
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Arbeiter Maenner und Damen Chor
151 E. Franklin St.
Trenton, NJ 08610
Lodge No. 199 Harmony
c/o Hans Peterson, Master
300 Livingston Street
Norwood, NJ 07648
German American Steuben Parade
Committee of New Jersey
c/o Michael Nowara, President
1 McGuire Lane
Middletown, NJ 07748

New York                11th State

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Nickname: Empire State

Statehood: July 26, 1788

State Capital: Albany

State Bird: Bluebird

State Flower: Rose

State Tree: Sugar Maple

State Song: I Love New York

United Bavarians of Greater
New York & New Jersey
c/o Dennis J. Schall, President
182 No. Elm Street
No. Massapequa, NY 11758
Schuhplattlerverein “Schlierachtaler Stamm”
c/o Jerry Hugel, President
260-08 86th Avenue
Floral Park, NY 11001
Club Bavaria - Weiss Blau
c/o Bernhard Deinbock, President
862 Edison Avenue
Bronx, NY 10465
Schuhplattler Verein Alpenklang Troy NY
c/o Harlan F. Barney, President
Germania Hall
309 Third Avenue
Troy, NY 12182
National Council
Steuben Association of America
c/o Holger Appelbaum, Chairman
6705 Fresh Pond Road
Rigdewood, NY 11385
American Association of Teachers of
German Long Island Chapter
c/o Judith Hecker, President
Garden Middle School
98 Cherry Valley Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
Medford Choral Societies
c/o Bigitte Berenski, President
P.O.Box 727
Medford, NY 11763
Harmony Singing Societies, Islip
c/o Guenther Santjer, President
5 Beech Road
Islip, NY 11751
Gottscheer Division
c/o Ernst Eppich, Chairmann
84-36 267th Street
Floral Park, NY 11001
Gottscheer Trachtengruppe
c/o Therese Kump, President
657 Fairview Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Die Erste Gottscheer Tanzgruppe
c/o Richard Mezic, President
657 Fairview Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Gottscheer Relief Association, Inc.
c/o Ernst Eppich, President
84-36 267th Street
Floral Park, NY 11001
Gottscheer Maennerchor
c/o Albert Belay, President
63-05 70th Street
Middle Village, NY 11379
Gottscheer Kranken
Unterstuetzungsverein, Inc.
c/o William J. Meditz, President
657 Fairview Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Gottscheer Vereinigung
c/o Robert Hoefferle, President
657 Fairview Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Deutsch Gottscheer Gesangverein
c/o Therese Kump, President
657 Fairview Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Gottscheer Bowling Club
c/o Joe Koenig, President
657 Fairview Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Blau Weiss Gottscheer Soccer Club
c/o Frank Lackner, President
657 Fairview Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Gottscheer Rod & Gun Club
c/o Walter Kotnik, President
657 Fairview Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
German American Societies of Westchester Counties
c/o Rosemarie Bartizick, President
17 David's Lane
Ossining, NY 10562
Bavarian Club Edelweiss of Westchester
c/o Hans Lechner, President
Pine Bridges Road
Amawalk, NY 10501
Germania Almrausch Poughkeepsie
c/o George Hupe, President
109 Mountain View Road
Fishkill, NY 12524
Yonkers Schwaben Sport Club
c/o Ernst Endrich, President
134 Cox Avenue
Yonkers, NY 19794
German Social Club of
Rockland County
c/o Manfred Maier, President
23 Milton Grand Avenue
Blauvelt, NY 10913
German American Social Club of Peekskill
c/o Sigurd Linnemayer
8 Kramers Pond Road
Putnam Valley, NY 10579
New Rochelle Maenner- & Damenchor
c/o Janet Hammel, President
42 Dewey Avenue
New Rochelle, NY 10801
German American Club of Ossining
c/o Charles “Mike” Rohl, President
2 Catskill Place
Elmsford, NY 10523

German-American Club of the Northern Catskills
c/o Erwin Hildenhagen, President
429 Tab Road
Margaretville, NY 12455


Hudson Valley German-American Society
c/o George Armstrong, President
P.O.Box 618
Pleasant Valley, NY 12569
Koelsche Funken Rut Wiess
c/o Peter Holle, President
80-39 232nd Street
Bellerose, NY 11427
Deutscher Schul- und Gesangs Verein
Rockaway Township, Germania Park
c/o Arnold Lange, President
660 Jersey Avenue, # 3
Greenwood Lake, NY 10925
Cannstatter Damen
c/o Catherine Fontanarosa, President
3305 Nutly Circle
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Plattduetsche Volksfestvereen von Brooklyn and Vicinity
c/o Edmund Heinsohn, President
32 Oxford Street
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
Amt Dorum Wurster Club
c/o Werner Moneta, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Bederkesa’er Club
c/o Hermann Andermann, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Bederkesa’er Damen Zirkel
c/o Helen Poit, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Brooklyn Otterndorfer
Maenner & Damen Verein
c/o Bertha Schade, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Buelkauer Damen & Maenner Verein
c/o Dietrich Dietje, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Cadenberger Verein NY
c/o Mal Lutzen, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Cuxhavener K.-U. Verein
c/o Frederick H.W. Hansen, President
60-30 68th Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Lamstedter Damen Zirkel
c/o Evelyn Galli, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Sieverner Plattduetsche Club
c/o Alan Bentz, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
The New Generation German-American Club
c/o Linda Birkhold, President
68-43 147th Street
Flushing, NY 11367
Treffpunkt Berlin
c/o Klaus Schoenefeld, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Hempstead Liederkranz Maennerchor
c/o Hans Dudde, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Hemstead Liederkranz Damenchor
c/o Brigitte Unger, President
82-14 266th Street
Floral Park, NY 11004
Foehrer und Amrumer K.-U. Verein
c/o Uwe Knudsen, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
The Grand Council of Steuben Association Inc.
In Civil Services, State of New York
c/o John Wellenreuther, President
38 Robinson Avenue
Glen Cove, NY 11542
New York Hota Soccer Club 1922, Inc.
c/o Dieter Emmerling, President
147-40 70th Avenue
Kew Garden Hills, NY 11367
Brooklyn Schuetzencorps
c/o Conrad Soebke, Captain
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Brooklyn Schuetzen Damen
c/o Helga Minderjahn, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Amt Osterholer Verein
c/o Ursula M. Bornemann, President
714 Old Kensico Road
Thornwood, NY 10594
Steinauer Club
c/o Frederick H.W. Hansen, President
60-30 68th Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Verein “Bronxer Bayern 1933”
c/o Karl Pfister, President
622 Vincent Avenue
Bronx, NY 10465
Metropolitan Division
c/o Evelyn Hoyer, Chairlady
42-51 Ketcham Street
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Kolping Society New York
c/o Robert Hemsig, President
165 East 88th Street
New York,NY 10128
Kolping Society New Jersey
c/o Teresa Brendlie, President
165 East 88th Street
New York, NY 10128
Kolping Society Brooklyn
c/o Evelyn Blatz, President
165 East 88th Street
New York, NY 10128
Kolping Society USA
c/o Bernhard Preisser, National President
165 East 88th Street
New York, NY 10128
Franz’s Stammtisch
c/o Bill McCoy, President
263 West End Avenue, # 8G
New York, NY 10020
Deutscher Wanderverein of New York & New Jersey
c/o Gunter Georgi, President
73 Irma Avenue
Port Washington, NY 11050
Hanseaten Club
c/o Ted Frohn, President
159 Maole Avenue
East Meadow, NY 11554
Verbund der Sudetedeutschen
c/o Hubert Kostron, President
166-51 17th Road
Whitestone, NY 11357
Liederkranz Foundation
c/o Dr. Hans Hachmann, President
6 East 87th Street
New York, NY 10128
Verein “Die Wuerzburger”
c/o Armin Beck, President
64-51 Madison Street
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Bayerischer Volksfest Verein 1874
c/o Max Kramer, President
68-01 58th Road
Maspeth, NY 11378
Literarischer Verein
c/o Dr, Wilm Donath, President
6 East 87th Street
New York, NY 10128
The Quadrille Ball
c/o Jessa J. Krick, President
6 East 87th Street
New York, NY 10128
German American Steuben Parade
c/o William Hetzler, General Chairman
14-35 Bay Boulevard Atlantic Beach, NY 11509
Steuben Association of the New York Police Department
c/o Arthur Hall
12 Oak Drive
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Steuben Association of the New York City Fire Department
c/o John Rohr, President
89-43 Gold Road
Ozone Park, NY 11417
Steuben Association of the Port Authority Police of New York & New Jersey
c/o Donald T. McMahon, President
115 Broad Street
Williston Park, NY 11596
Steuben Association of the New York Court Officers
c/o Michael Klotz, President
258 N. Linden Street
Massapequa, NY 11758
Steuben Association of the Suffolk County Police, Inc.
c/o Michael J. Walsh, President
P.O.Box 447
Yaphank, NY 11908
Police Steuben Association - Rockland County
c/o Glen Dietrich, President
5 Hillside Drive
New City, NY 10956
Ninth Manhattan Masonic District of New York
c/o Richard P. Thomas, Past Grand Master
71 West 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010
Ninth Manhattan Masonic District
c/o Eric Jacobs, District Deputy Grand Master
Whitestone Temple 111th Avenue
Whitestone, NY
German Masonic Home Corporation
c/o Werner Puckhaber, President
16 Washington Avenue
Hicksville, NY 11801
Lodge No. 12 Trinity
c/o John C. Ott, Master
Foot of Forest Drive
Massapequa, NY 11756
Lodge No. 232 King Solomon-Beethoven
c/o Gregory Colan, Master
788 Columbus Ave., Apt.# 10T
New York, NY 10025
Logde No. 268 Hermann
c/o Martin Clifford, Master
16 Elmira Street
Staten Island, NY 10306
Lodge No. 304 Schiller
c/o Gerd E. Walter, Master
75 Park Avenue
Merrick, NY 11566
Lodge No. 356 United Brothers
c/o Lawrence E. Wund, Master
6 Garrison Road
Kent Lakes, NY 10512
Lodge No. 545 Copernicus
c/o James Woener, Master
348 N Idaho Avenue
N. Massapequa, NY 11758
Lodge No. 595 Socrates
c/o August Benkert, Master
20 Pine Street
Malverne, NY 11565
Lodge No. 608 Lessing
c/o William A. Kaltschlitz, Master
77-17 64th Place
Glendale, NY 11385
Lodge No. 698 Herder
c/o Leo Valenti, Master
77-55 76th Street
Glendale, NY 11385
Lodge No. 714 Wieland
c/o Richard Kurtz, Master
322 Armstrong Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10308
Lodge No. 735 Uhland
c/o David Castro, Master
555 White Plains Road
Bronx, NY 10474
Lodge No. 740 Allemania
c/o Thomas Demery, Master
60-52 Madison St., Apt.# 5 E
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Lodge No. 765 Von Mensch
c/o Albert Bauer, Master
115 Washington Street
S. Farmingdale, NY 11735
1st German Sport Club Brooklyn
6060 Metropolitan Avenue
Flushing, NY 11385-2646
Allemania Lodge No. 740 F.& A.M.
c/o Mr. Leonhard Helmprecht, Secretary
Whitestone Masonic Temple
149-39 11th Avenue
Whitestone, NY 11357
Arion Singing Society, Inc.
c/o Rolf J. Schwedes
120 Northrup Blvd.
Syracuse, NY 13209
Bavarian Club Almenrausch
4149 Turtle Cove Road
Liverpool, NY 13090
Bavarian Verein Alpengruen
70 Lantern Lane
Rochester, NY 14623
Bremervoerder Damenchor
c/o Elsie Bulgrin, President
Plattdeutscher Park Restaurant
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Bremervoerder Maennerchor
c/o Ernst Schlenke, President
Plattdeutscher Park Restaurant
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Club Edelweiss
580 11th Avenue
New York, NY 10036
Danube Swabian Aid & Youth Society of New York
c/o Erich Schmidt, President
P.O. Box 556
Middle Village, NY 11379
Deutsche Gesellschaft der Stadt New York
c/o Wolfgang Hamel, President
6 E 87th Street
New York, NY 10128
Deutscher Verein New York - Union Club
c/o Henry Meyer-Oertel, Amt. President
101 East 69th Street
New York, NY 10021
Deutschlaender Band
236 Loson Road
Cheektowaga, NY 14227
Die Bergvagabunden Schuhplattler
c/o Eugene Brackle
P.O.Box 2148
Kingston, NY 12402
c/o Rudy Winkler
675 Woodward Ave.
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Gemuetlichen Enzianer, Inc.
c/o James W. Forte, Secretary
15 Roxbury Street
Farmingtale, NY 11735
German American Societies of Nassau County
c/o Rosemarie Wolff, Chairperson
314 Evelyn Court
West Hempstead, NY 11552
German Club Germania
218 Loughlin Road
Binghampton, NY 13904
German Honor Society of Smithtown High School
c/o Robert K. Krebs, National President
100 Central Road
Smithtown, NY 11787
German Romanian Society of New York
c/o Eva Mayer, Secretary
P.O. Box 119
College Point, NY 11356
German-American Club of Albany (Schuetzenpark)
c/o Karl Heinz E. Gerstenberger, Chairman
32 Cherry Street
Albany, NY 12205
German-American Social Club, Inc.
c/o Herbert Seeff, Trustee
12 Indian Road
Mahopac, NY 10541
German-American Society of the Tri-States
P.O. Box 3103
Port Jervis, NY 12771
German-Baltic Association, Inc.
c/o Dieter D. Smirnow, President
P.O. Box 455
Nyack, NY 10960
Kingston Maenner-& Damenchor, Inc. c
/o Herman Koelmel, President
37 Greenkill Ave.
Kingston, NY 12401
Kolping-On Hudson
c/o Heidi Umland, Manager
95 Montrose Point Road
Montrose, NY 10548
Koelsche Funke rut wiess von 1823, Rote Funken New York 1961
c/o Christine E. Ober, Schrift & Protokollfuehrer
40-22 219th Street
Bay Side, NY 11361
Liederkranz Club
507 Maple Street
Rochester, NY 14611
Liederkranz Damen Verein
c/o Berta E. Ostermann, President
6 East 87th Street
New York, NY 10128
Long Island Turners
c/o Jimmy Goetz, President
80-14 170 Street
Jamaica, NY 11432
Plattduetsche Home Society
c/o Diedrich Schmidt, President
1150 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Plattduetsche Volksfest Vereen vun Brooklyn un Umgegend
c/o Waltraud Simmonds, President
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Poppenhusen Institute
c/o Susan Brustmann, Exec. Director
114-04 Fourteen Road
College Point, NY 11356
Rochester Schwaben Verein, Inc.
c/o Forrest Milton, President
7666 State Route 5&20
Bloomfield, NY 14469
S.G.T.V. Edelweiss
217 Hamlin Avenue
East Aurora, NY 14052-1325
S.V.V. Original Enzian, Inc.
72-02 Myrtle Avenue
Glendale, NY 11385
Schuhplattler Verein Heidengold
P.O. Box 14116
Rochester, NY 14614
Schwaebischer Saengerbund, Inc. - Gottscheer Hall
c/o Will Hafner, Secretary
657 Fairview Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Spring Garten Association
3838 Two Rod Road
East Aurora, NY 14052
German-American Club of Middletown, New York
c/o Otti A. Brewer, Secretary
P.O. Box 391
Middletown, NY 10940
German-American Society of Central New York
619 North Salina Street
Syracause, NY 13208
The New Generation German American Club
c/o Linda Oberhaus, President Plattdeutsche Park Restaurant
1132 Hempstead Turnpike
Franklin Square, NY 11010
Utica Maennerchor
P.O.Box 187
Utica, NY 13503
Vereinigte Bayern von Gross- New York & New Jersey, Inc.
c/o Dennis Schall, President Castle Harbor
1118 Havemeyer Ave.
Bronx, NY 10462
Verein K.U.V. “Erster Burgenlaender”
c/o Rudy Drauch, President
5004 Brawvalle Lane
Little Neck, NY 11362

North Carolina          12th State

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Nickname: Tar Heel State

Statehood: November 21, 1789

State Capital: Raleigh

State Bird: Cardinal

State Flower: Dogwood

State Tree: Pine

State Song: The Old North State

Triad German Club, Inc.
c/o Klaus Zimmermann, Pres.
P.O. Box 4846
Winston-Salem, NC 27115-4846


Alemannia Society Charlotte
c/o Karl Bleimann, President
P.O. Box 11932
Charlotte, NC 28220-1932

German American Club, Inc.
c/o Fred Goeman, President
P.O. Box 470421
Charlotte, NC 28247

German Club
c/o Ilse Williams-Aughenbaugh
3272 Glenmore Drive
Hope Mills, NC 28348

The Edelweiss Club
c/o Doris H. Bush, President
P.O. Box 2072
Lenoir, NC 28645

North Dakota            39th State

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Nickname: Peach Garden State

Statehood: November 2, 1889

State Capitol: Bismark

State Bird: Western Meadowlark

State Flower: Wild Prairie Rose

State Tree: American Elm

State Song: North Dakota Hymn

Deutscher Club
RR 2 Box 92
Maddock, ND 58348

Ohio                         17th State

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Nickname: Buckeye State

Statehood: March 1, 1803

State Capital: Columbus

State Bird: Cardinal

State Flower: Scarlet Carnation

State Tree: Buckeye

State Song: Beautiful Ohio

Clevelander Schuhplattler Verein
c/o Ms. Ursula Keck, President
11061 Aaron Drive
Parma, OH 44130
S.T.V. Bavaria
c/o Mr. Bernie Kartham, Jr., President
3436 St. Andrews Drive
Parma, OH 44134
Sports Club Holzhackerbuam
c/o Mr. Joe Gates
Pine Ridge
Toledo, OH 43615
S.T.V. Germania Society
c/o Mr. David Beiderbeck, President
6249 Taylor Road
Cincinnati, OH 45251
Donauschwaben Schuhplattler of
c/o Ms. Lori Prugel
11284 Colerian Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45252
German-American Citzen League
of Greater Cincinnati
6829 Westin Ridge
Cleves, OH 45002
Deutscher Musikverein
7001 Denison Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44102
Banater Damenchor
2807 Grantwood Ave.
Parma, OH 44134
Alliance of Transylvanian Saxons
5393 Pearl Road
Cleveland, OH 44129-1597
German Genealogy Group
P.O. Box 15851
Cincinnati, OH 45215
Dayton Liederkranz - Turner
1400 East Fifth Street
Dayton, OH 45402-2224
Germania Gesang & Sportverein
543 S.Front St.
Columbus, OH 43215
Deutscher Stadtverband Cleveland
35453 Detroit Road
Avon, OH 44011
Bavarian Beneficial Society
3421 Cheviot Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45211
German Family Society of Akron
3148 Sherbrook Dr.
Uniontown, OH 44685
German Village Society
588 South Third Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Nord Amerikanischer Sängerbund
7438 Sawmill Rd. #465
Columbus, OH 43235-4559
Lorain Intern. German Community
1830 Henderson Dr.
Lorain, OH 44052
Deutsche Konzertorchester
7863 York Rd.
Parma, OH 44134
Columbus Männerchor
966 S. High St.
Columbus, OH 43206
Cleveland Männerchor
1359 W. Sprague Road
Broadview Hts, OH 44147
Donauschwaben's German Cultural Center
7370 Columbia Road
Olmsted Twp, OH 44138
Bildungsverein Eintracht
987 Nemet Dr.
Seven Hills, OH 44131
Kinder Tanzgruppe
3311 W.130th Street
Cleveland, OH 44111
German Music Society
4212 W. 48th Street
Cleveland, OH 44135
Steuben Park Society
2357 Rohs Street
Cincinnati, OH 4521
Steuben Society
6792 Wilson Mills Road
Gates Mills OH 44040
Altheimatlicher Kegelverein
7273 Lewis Rd.
Olmsted Falls, OH 44138
Holhacker Buam Schuhplattler
2704 Boxwood Rd.
Toledo, OH 43613-3221
CONCORDIA S.C. Donauschwäbische Sportgruppe
5240 Woodberry Hills
Parma, OH 44134
Verein der Donauschwaben Mr. Ludwig Muchong
4290 Dry Ridge Road
Cincinnati, OH 45251
Teutonia Damenchor of Toledo
P.O.Box 166935
Oregon, OH 43616-6935
Germania Society
3529 W. Kemper Road
Cincinnati, OH 45251
Teutonia Männerchor of Toledo
P.O. Box 166935
Oregon, OH 43616-6935
Saxonia Sachenchor
9110 Memphis Villas Blvd.
Brooklyn, OH 44144
Heights Damenchor
4515 State Road
Cleveland, OH 44109
Donauschwaben Jugend Tanzgruppe
6217 Rousseau Dr.
Parma, OH 44129
Deutscher Hausverein
204 Morman Road
Hamilton, OH 45013
Frauen Stadtverband
204 Mormon Rd.
Hamilton, OH 45013
Toledo Schäbischer Unterstützungsverein
7348 Fox Lane
Holland, OH 43528-9362
D.A.N.K. / West
3498 Varmland
Brunswick, OH 44212
Schlaraffen Verein
3628 Parkline Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45208
Bavarian Männerchor
865 Marcie Dr.
Cleveland, OH 44109
Donauschwäbische Blaskapelle
25682 Chaucer Dr.
Westlake, OH 44145
Kolping Sängerchor
10235 Mill Road
Cincinnati, OH 45208
German Central Organization
7863 York Road
Parma, OH 44130
Springfield Liedertafel
1901 So.Burnett Rd.
Springfield, OH 45505
5885 Canterbury NW
Canton, OH 44708
Lorain Liedertafel Inc.
2413 Wilson Drive
Lorain, OH 44052
German American Historical Society of Cuy.Cty.
21010 Mastick Road
Fairview Park, OH 44126
Germania Gesang & Sportverein
543 S. Front St.
Columbus, OH 43215
Deutscher Musikverein
7001 Denison Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44102
Deutschland Society
341 Springbrook Blvd.
Dayton, OH 45405
Eintracht Singing Society
2707 Troy St.
Dayton, OH 45405
German American Friendship Soc.
1081 Warvel Rd.
Hamilton, OH 45013
Dayton Liederkranz Turner
1400 E. Fifth St.
Dayton, OH 45402
Schwaben Unterstützungsverein
4142 Rohr Dr.
Toledo, OH 43613
German Hungarian Mens & Ladies Choir
2357 Rohs Street
Cincinnati, OH 45219
Gooodfellow Sänger Chor
2357 Rohs Street
Cincinnati OH 45219
Schwaben Untestützungsverein
2357 Rohs Street
Cincinnati, OH 45219
Schuhplattler & Trachtenverein Bavaria
c/o Annette M. Sprachmann
Corresponding Secretary
32496 Sourbrook Lane
North Ridgeville, OH 44039

Oklahoma                  46th State

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Nickname: Sooner State

Statehood: November 16, 1907

State Capital: Oklahoma City

State Bird: Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher

State Flower: Mistletoe

State Tree: Redbud

State Song: Oklahoma

1429 Terrace Drive
Tulsa, OK 74104

Pennsylvania                2nd State

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Nickname: Keystone State

Statehood: December 12, 1787

State Capital: Harrisburg

State Bird: Ruffed Grouse

State Flower: Mountain Laurel

State Tree: Eastern Hemlock

State Song: Pennsylvania

Bavarian Festivals Association
c/o Lester & Dee Gottwald
8154 Michaux Drive
Fayetteville, PA 17222
Alpen Schuhplattler u. T.V. D/Pittsburgher
c/o Mr. Wilhelm Banzhaf, President
18 Lincoln Hwy. West
Jeanette, PA 15644
Alpenrose Schuhplattler
58 Melvin Drive
Leola, PA 17540
G.T.V. Edelweiss
c/o Mr. Dieter Wolter, President
4821 8th Avenue
Temple, PA 19560
G.T.V. D’Lustigen Isartaler
c/o Mr. Richard Goeller, Jr., President
1406 Kelly Road
Glenshaw, PA 15116
United German Hungarian
c/o Mr. John M. Blank, President
9 Mountain Ash Lane
Horsham, PA 19044
Steuben Day Observance Association of Philadelphia and Vicinity
c/o Al Taubenberger, President
8601 Roosevelt Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19152
G.T.V. Almrausch
c/o Uta Hahn, Korrespondenzsekretaerin
Cannstatter Volksfest-Verein
9130 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19114
Auerhahn Schuhplattler Verein
c/o Ms. Veronica Schoelkopf, President
447 Oely Road
Fleetwood, PA 19522
Almrausch Schuhplattler
c/o Unter Uns
Van Buren Avenue & 14 Street
Altoona, PA 16602

South Carolina           8th State

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Nickname: Palmetto State

Statehood: May 23, 1788

State Capital: Columbia

State Bird: Carolina Wren

State Flower: Yellow Jessamine

State Tree: Palmetto

State Song: Carolina

German American Club of the Carolinas
c/o Beate Pirchmoser
P.O. Box 1743
Spartanburg, SC 29304


South Dakota           40th State

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Nickname: Mt. Rushmore State

Statehood: November 2, 1889

State Capital: Pierre

State Bird: Ring-Necked Pheasant

State Flower: Pasque Flower

State Tree: Black Hills Spruce

State Song: Hail South Dakota

South Dakota Deutscher Club
2305 Lockwood Drive
Rapid City, SD 57702
Rushmore German Club
P.O. Box 9031
Rapid City, SD 57709

Tennessee                16th State

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Nickname: Volunteer State

Statehood: June 1, 1796

State Capital: Nashville

State Bird: Mockingbird

State Flower: Iris

State Tree: Tulip Poplar

State Song: My Homeland Tennessee


German-American Club
c/o Mechtild Boles, President
4219 Forest Plaza Drive
Hixson, TN 37343

German American Assoc. of Nashville
c/o Margot Cook, President
4419 Sounders Ave.
Nashville, TN 37216

The Clarksville Edelweiss Club, Inc.
c/o Barbara Sifinski, President
P.O. Box 2692
Clarksville, TN 37042

Texas                       28th State

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Nickname: Lone Star State

Statehood: December 29, 1845

State Capital: Austin

State Bird: Mockingbird

State Flower: Bluebonnet

State Tree: Pecan

State Song: Texas, Our Texas

Texanischer Schuhplattler Verein
c/o Mr. Alan C. Kloess, President
1821 Dorothy Drive
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
Die Rathkamp Deutsche Volksgruppe
c/o Mr. Monroe Rathkamp, President
9112 Lanston Road
Houston, TX 77055
German-Texas Heritage Society
507 East 10th Street
P.O. Box 684171
Austin, TX 78768-4171

Houston-Leibzig Sister
City Association
P.O. Box 55831
Houston, TX 77255-5831

Alpine Dancers
G.T.E.V. Edelweiss, Inc.
c/o Mr. Peter Balthasar, President
3901 Keystone Street
Garland, TX 75041

Virginia                    10th State

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Nickname: The Old Dominion

Statehood: June 25, 1788

State Capitol: Richmond

State Bird: Cardinal

State Flower: Dogwood

State Tree: Dogwood

State Song: Carry Me Back to Old       


German European American

Society of Virginia, Inc.
c/o Shirley Czeiler
P.O.Box 1001
Norfolk, VA 23501

Gebirgstrachten Erhaltungsverein-
Alpenveilchen Inc.
c/o Ms. Barbara Perry
P.O.Box 9129
Alexandria, VA 22304

German-Club of Northern Virginia, Inc.
c/o Jutta Stierle, President
Drawer D
Woodbridge, VA 22194
Palatines to America
c/o Ruby A. Schulz
1121 Gladstone Place
Alexandria, VA 22308-2854
Tidewater German American Society
c/o Mr. Joe Rodriguez
P.O.Box 7492
Hampton, VA 23666
Alte Kameraden Bavarian Band
c/o City of Fairfax Band
Attn.: Mr Samuel Laudenslager
P.O.Box 1306
Fairfax, VA 22036
Deutsch-Amerikanische Gesellschaft
fuer Handelsbeziehungen
c/o Mr. Charles W. Zschok
700 Princess Street, Suite 3
Alexandria, VA 22314
Blue Ridge German American Club
c/o Mr. Rolf Henn
P.O.Box 762
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Deutscher Sportclub Richmond
c/o Mr. Hans Stienen
P.O.Box 486
Sandston, VA 23150
Gesangsverein Virginia
c/o Mr. Mike Rice
2404 Raymond Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
German-American Volkssport Assoc.
c/o Mr. Tom Worrell, President
106 Shirley Drive
Yorktown, VA 23693
Blaskapelle Alte Kameraden USA
P.O.Box 1306
Fairfax, VA 22030
Oktoberfest of Richmond Inc.
c/o Brent Trefsgar
P.O.Box 37472
Richmond, VA 23234-7472

Washington             42nd State

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Nickname: Evergreen State

Statehood: November 11, 1889

State Capital: Olympia

State Bird: Willow Goldfinch

State Flower: Western Rhododendron

State Tree: Western Hemlock

State Song: Washington, My Home

Enzian Schuhplattler
c/o Ms. Carolyn Marquardt, President
10515 N.E. 136 Place
Kirkland, WA 98034

Wisconsin                30th State

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Nickname: Badger State

Statehood: May 29, 1848

State Capital: Madison

State Bird: Robin

State Flower: Wood Violet

State Tree: Sugar Maple

State Song: On Wisconsin

Spielmannszug Milwaukee
c/o Mr. Udo Spilker, President
N64 W23479 Ivy Avenue
Sussex, WI 53089
B.G.T.E.V. D’Holzacker Buam
c/o Mr. Rudy Unger, President
N. 87 W 16891 Garfield Drive
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
S.V.E.V. D’Oberlandler
c/o Mr. John Schaefer, President
N. 21 W. 26682 Cattail Ct.
Pewaukee, WI 53072-5463
Karnevalsgesellschaft Rheinischer
Verein Gruen-Weiss Milwaukee
1260 Summit Drive
Waukeska, WI 53186
Hessischer Verein Membership
N112 W13103 Mequon Road
Germantown, WI 53022
La Crosse Festivals, Inc.
Business Manager
P.O.Box 1716
La Crosse, WI 54602-1716
Deutscher Club Madison, Inc.
6333 Piping Rock Road
Madison, WI 53711
United German Societies of Milwaukee
700 West Lexington Blvd
Glendale, WI 53217
phone: 414/873-2885
K.G. Rheinischer Verein Gruen Weiss Milwaukee
c/o Erika Volkert
1260 Summit Drive
Waukesha, WI 53186
D.A.N.K. Milwaukee Chapter
9229 W. Capitol Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53222-1921
phone: 414/422-1385
dankmilwaukee@email.com or www.dank.org
Berliner Baeren
7129 N. 98th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53224
phone: 414/353-1365
Board of German Fest
11125 W. Mequon Road
Mequon, WI 53097
9731 W. Highland Rd.
Mequon, WI 53092
Club der Pommern
313 Bel Aire Dr.
Thiensville, WI 53092
Deutscher Club Madison
3200 Hyw. 78 N
Mt. Horeb, WI 53572
President German-American Societies of Milwaukee, Inc.
8400 W. Capitol Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53222
German-American Society
N64 W30212 Beaver Lake Rd.
Hartland, WI 53029
German Club Madison, WI. Inc.
1610 Wheeler Rd., Unit 1-D
Madison, WI 53704-8462
German Fest Milwaukee, Inc.
8229 W. Capitol Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Karnevalsgesellschaft Rheinischer
Verein Gruen-Weiss Milwaukee
c/o Mr. Klaus Fromme, President
5510 W. Spring Lane
Milwaukee, WI 53223

Danube Cultural Society, Inc.

c/o Mike Wagner, President

305 South 74th Street

Milwaukee, WI 53214


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