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Chapman-Hall House celebrates local illustrator Jake Day with tea towel project

Bangor Daily News 16 Jul 2021
The Lincoln County Historical Association is a non-profit organization that provides stewardship for the 1754 Chapman-Hall House in Damariscotta, the 1761 Pownalborough Court House in Dresden and the 1811 Old Jail and Museum in Wiscasset.
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25 must-see masterpieces of the Hermitage (PHOTOS)

Russia Beyond 29 May 2021
Petersburg’s and Russia’s most famous museum ... Today, the Hermitage is one of the largest art museums in the world ... For some curious facts about the museum, see here. 1 ... One of the largest statues in the museum, it is on display in Room 107 of the New Hermitage.4 ... The work formed the basis of the museum's collection in 1769.
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Final suspect detained in Germany’s Green Vault jewel heist

Metro USA 18 May 2021
BERLIN (Reuters) – German police on Monday evening detained a man on suspicion of involvement in a 2019 jewel heist at a museum housing one of Europe’s greatest collections of treasures, the Dresden public prosecutor’s office said ... Thieves with torches and tools break into Green Vault museum in Dresden.
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Germany: 5th suspect arrested over Dresden jewelry theft

Beaumont Enterprise 18 May 2021
BERLIN (AP) — German investigators have arrested a fifth suspect in connection with the spectacular theft of 18th-century jewels from a Dresden museum in 2019 ... 25, 2019, theft of a large diamond brooch, a diamond epaulette and other treasures from Dresden’s Green Vault Museum, but ...
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Final suspect detained in Germany's Green Vault jewel heist

Union Leader 18 May 2021
BERLIN -- German police on Monday evening detained a man on suspicion of involvement in a 2019 jewel heist at a museum housing one of Europe's greatest collections of treasures, the Dresden public prosecutor's office said ... Vault Museum, the prosecutor's office said on Tuesday.
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Germany: Remmo twin arrested in Berlin for suspected role in Green Vault heist

Ruptly 18 May 2021
... the fifth suspect to be arrested due to alleged involvement in the theft of jewels, worth €1bn ($1.22bn) from the Dresden Green Vault Museum in 2019.
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Suspect in infamous Dresden jewel heist caught by German police

Marietta Daily Journal 18 May 2021
A year and a half after the theft of priceless jewels from one of Europe's most opulent museums in Dresden, German police say they have caught one of the key suspects.He is the twin brother of a suspect who was ... .
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Last main suspect in infamous Dresden jewel heist caught by police

Marietta Daily Journal 18 May 2021
A year and a half after the theft of priceless jewels from one of Europe's most opulent museums in Dresden, German police say they have caught the last of the five main suspects.The detained 22-year-old is the twin brother of ... .
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Ingersoll museum campaign exceeds goal

Finger Lakes Times 10 May 2021
DRESDEN — If there was any question about the long-term future of the Robert Green Ingersoll Birthplace Museum in this Yates County village, it has been answered. Following what officials called unprecedented donor response, the museum’s endowment is well above $400,000 after a recent fundraising campaign.
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Strawberry Point’s Wilder Memorial Museum to reopen

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 10 May 2021
A doll collection exhibit at the Wilder Memorial Museum in Strawberry Point. The museum is planning a grand reopening at 10 a.m ... (Wilder Memorial Museum). After being closed for the past year because of COVID-19, the Wilder Memorial Museum, located at 123 W ... A doll collection exhibit at the Wilder Memorial Museum in Strawberry Point.
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Germany first to hand back Benin bronzes looted by British

The Observer 30 Apr 2021
The single largest collection of Benin bronzes is held by the British Museum, but about 1,100 artefacts have ended up in German museums in Hamburg, Cologne, Stuttgart, Leipzig and Dresden ... Berlin's plan to return Benin bronzes piles pressure on UK museums.
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German parliament enacts pandemic 'emergency brake', threatening Berlin Gallery Weekend and Kusama show

The Art Newspaper 23 Apr 2021
Museums in the eastern cities of Chemnitz, Dresden, Leipzig and Halle are forced to close under the new rules, which wrest control over pandemic restrictions from the 16 states in an attempt to end a confusing patchwork of measures that varied from one region to another.
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8 major cultural trophies the USSR took home after WWII

Beijing News 22 Apr 2021
The collection of the Old Masters Picture Gallery in Dresden ... Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Gallery in Dresden) ... The masterpieces were relocated to Moscow, to the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, where they were restored and, in the spring of 1955, put on public display in 14 rooms ... Altar to Zeus in the Pergamon Museum, Berlin.
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A snake crosses the Alps: The Italian barred grass snake spreads to Bavaria

Phys Dot Org 21 Apr 2021
... Asztalos, a doctoral student at the Museum of Zoology of the Senckenberg Natural History Collections in Dresden, and she continues, "We now wanted to know how the snakes made it to Bavaria, how widespread they are, and whether they interbreed with the other grass snakes there.".
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