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Ubbo Emmius

Greetsiel 1547 - Groningen 1625
German historian and geographer
(Wikipedia)
Karl-Ludwig Böke
1984

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Description

Sandstone relief with portrait of Ubbo Emmius with his dates 1547 - 1625 in the new part of the Ubbo Emmius Gymnasium. This school was founded in 1584 as a High School for boys only and girls were not accepted before 1972. It was named after Ubbo Emmius, who was principal at the former Latin school from 1588 to 1596.

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K.L. Böke 1984

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Location (N 53°13'55" - E 7°26'58")

Item Code: dens186; Photograph: 26 April 2014
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