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Kreis Kleve

Nordrhein-Westfalen

Basilikastraße / Jansons Gasse

Theodor Bergmann

Kevelaer 1868 - Kevelaer 1948
German politician, entrepreneur and writer, author of the Kevelaer song Wor hör ek t'hüß? (Where is my home?)
(Wikipedia)
Will Horsten
1985 (1945/46)

Kevelaer /  Theodor Bergmann   Kevelaer /  Theodor Bergmann

Description

Bronze head on a stone column. The cast is made in 1985 from a plaster bust made by Horsen c. 1945/46.

Inscription(s)

THEODOR
BERGMANN
1868
1948
WOR HÖR EK T'HÜSS
Wor hör ek t'hüß? -
kent gej min Land?
Gän Baerge schnejbelaeje,
Gän driewend Water träckt
en Band
Voerbej an grote Staeje:
Dor, wor de Nirs doer't
Flackand gätt
Wor in dem Baend et
Maisüt stät
On wor de Keckfoars quakt
in't Lüß,
Dor hör ek t'hüß.

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Location (N 51°35'3" - E 6°14'45")

Item Code: denw767; Photograph: 15 June 2019
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