Turngemeinde Archives

  Name Description Inventory# Location
1908 Kreis Turnfest Real Photo PostcardSepiatone 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 postcard postmarked June 29, 1908. Group photo of gymnasts on bars on the athletic field at Schuetzen ParkDTG-001Park
Liederbuch Deutsche Turnerschaft3 1/2 x 4 1/4 pocket size song book. DTG-002Park
East Davenport Turners 5 cent TokenAluminum token 1 inch diameter. DTG-003Park
Dubuque, IOWA TurnhallePicture postcard. Not written on & not postally cancelled DTG-004Park
Davenport Turngemeinde Founders Photo4 x 6 1/2 photo by Huebinger. Depicts Christian Mueller, Gus Becker, Carl Matthey, F. Fahner, Rev. Niederschmidt etc. DTG-005Park
1892 East Davenport Turners Ball Invitation3 1/4 x 4 1/4 invitation on heavy card stock. DTG-006Park
Lady Turners Group in Costume6 1/2 x 4 /1/4 Studio photo of Lady Turners group. By Huebinger. DTG-007Park
Lady Turners Pair PhotographStudio photo of a pair of costumed lady Turners. By Huebinger.DTG-008Park
Marcella Latzer PhotographMarcella Latzer in front of the Music Pavilion at Schuetzen Park during the June, 1923 Kreis Turnfest. DTG-009Park
East Davenport Turners Wooden Nickle1 1/2 diameter \"Good for One Free Drink\" token. DTG-010Park
Constitution and By-Laws of the Davenport Turngemeinde4 x 6 booklet 1931 32 pagesDTG-011Park
1913 Denver, CO Golden Jubilee Turnfest Program5 1/2 x 9 Program booklet with 8 pagesDTG-012Park
1932 Moline, IL Turnfest Program9 1/2 x 6 1/2 Program booklet 12 pages. DTG-013Park
1948 Davenport Turner National Bowling Tournament Program9 x 6 Program booklet 30 pages. DTG-014Park
1930 Buffalo New York Turnfest Program7 1/2 x 10 54 pages National Turnfest NumberDTG-015Park
1908 Davenport Kreis Turnfest Program9 1/4 x 5 fold-out program. Many local ads. Freie Deutsch Schule. June 25, 26, 27, 28. DTG-016Park
N.W. Davenport Tuners ByLaws4 x 5 pocket bookletDTG-017Park
1936 Cleveland National Turnfest Program8 x 11 48 pages. DTG-018Park
Two 3 ring binders of Turner Newspaper ClippingsHundreds of newspaper clippings from 1936-1939, mostly Davenport N.W. Turner events. DTG-019 & DTG-020Park
1923 Kreis Turnfest Photo 3 x 5 1/2 photo of Ben Berg judging prize turning at Schuetzen ParkDTG-021Park
1923 Kreis Turnfest Photo 3 x 5 1/2 photo of John Trauffer in prize turning contest high jump. DTG-022Park
Grundsaetze und Forderungen des Noramerikanischen TurnerbundesConstitution and ByLaws of the North American Turnerbund in German dated 1900DTG-023Park
Davenport Turngemeinde Drum & Bugle Corp Photograph8 x 10 black and white by FrohmaderDTG-024Park
1893 Milwaukee Turnfest ProgramMulti page 10 x 8 Event program book. DTG-025Park
American Turner Song Book10 x 7 multi page songbookDTG-026Park
American Turnerbund Annual Report6 x 9 multi page bookletDTG-027Park
Davenport Turngemeinde Members c. 1880 6 1/2 x 4 multi-photo cabinet card. Instructor William Reuter in center. DTG-028Park
DTG 1909 Commers Program5 x 10 1/2 opens to 5 x 21 Honoring the passing of Heinrich (Henry) KoehlerDTG-029Park
DTG 1907 Grosser Commers Program6 3/4 x 10 1/2 single page programDTG-030Park
DTG 1900 Grosser Commers Program8 x 11 4 pages celebrating the 700th member to be inducted. DTG-031Park
DTG 1902 Grosser Commers Program8 x 11 4 pagesDTG-032Park
DTG 1899 Grosser Commers Program8 x 11 program celebrating the induction of the 600th member.DTG-033Park
DTG 1925 Annual Honor Banquet Program8 x 11 4 pages honoring Charles Ranzow and John Bredow 50 year members.DTG-034Park
DTG 1908 Washington Lincoln Celebration Program6 x 10 4 pagesDTG-035Park
1908 Davenport Kreis Turnfest Pin1 1/4 inch pin for the June 25-28 event held at Schuetzen Park.DTG-036Park
DTG Turner Hall Tavern Sing-A-Long Card4 x 9 1/4 4 pages of songs in English & GermanDTG-037Park
DTG Turner Hall Tavern Sing-A-Long Card4 1/4 x 7 1/2 4 pages of songs in English & GermanDTG-038Park
DTG Turner Hall Sterling Silver Spoon5 1/2 engraved with hallmarksDTG-039Park
Albert Pertersen Maennerchor Mug3 1/2 x 3 1/2 Director of the Tri-City Symphony, Director of the Fair Booster Band and Petersens Band. Has chips ans stress cracks. DTG-040On loan to German American Heritage Center, Davenport
DTG Turner Hall Dish4 1/2 x 6 souvenir novelty dish with photographic transfer of the Central Turner Hall in DavenportDTG-041On loan to German American Heritage Center, Davenport
DTG Turner Hall Novelty Pitcher2 x 2 Souvenir pitcher with view of Central Turner Hall DavenportDTG-042On loan to German American Heritage Center, Davenport
1906 Tuner Fair Novelty Vase2inch Souvenir of the annual Turner Fair held at Davenport Central Turner Hall. Theme of the event Alt Heidelberg. DTG-043On loan to German American Heritage Center, Davenport
DTG Turner Hall Art Nouveau Vase3inch Souvenir of Davenport Central Turner Hall stress crack at top made in Germany for Hinrichs Crockery Co of DavenportDTG-044On loan to German American Heritage Center, Davenport
DTG 1879 Maskenball Adv.Adv from Der Demokrat still intact partial pages for Feb 8 1879 Ball in Davenport TurnhalleDTG-045Park
American Turner Logo brass printers block 1/2 inch printers imprint block on wood baseDTG-046Park
Buffalo, IOWA Turner Hall Post CardBlack and white photograph post card postmarked Jan 22 1908 Made by Geo L Stevens of ChicagoDTG-047Park
Turner Hall Rectangular Dish4 1/2 x 3 china dish with photograph transfer of Davenport Central Turner Hall at 3rd & Scott StreetsDTG-048Park
DTG 75th Anniversary Booklet7 x 10 26 pages DTG-049Park
DTG 100th Anniversary Booklet9 x 11 1/2 110 pagesDTG-050Park
NW Davenport Turnverein Ribbon2 1/2 x 8 inch with celluiod pin hanger by Lemm & Schlafke of Davenport DTG-051Park
Moline C G Turnverein 25 Year Pin1/2 x 3/4 inch 14k gold membership pinDTG-052Park
East Davenport Turners 25 year Pin3/4 x 1 inch 14k gold membership pinDTG-053Park
DTG 1897 Volksturnen 1st Prize Pin2 1/2 x 1 /14 two piece 14k gold pin with chains. By Nabstedt and Sons awarded to F A StrohkarckDTG-054Park
Kreis Turnfest Turner Hall Post CardSpecial event stamped card postally used postmarked June 26 1908DTG-055Park
Davenport Central Turner Hall Post Cardused but not postmarked printed by Rock Island Post Card CoDTG-056Park
DTG Fair Post CardTurner Fair Alt Heidelberg Nov 24-29 1906 postally un-used printed by Wagners Printery DavenportDTG-057Park
DTG 1883 Members Portrait4ft x 3ft 100+ membership of the DTG photograph portrait by Lenz StudioDTG-058Park
1906 Turner Fair Festschrift2006 chronicle of the Alt Heidelberg Fair at DTG Central Turner Hall DavenportDTG-059Park
1968 DDR Turner Magazine8 x 11 1/2 East German Turners Der Turn und Sportwart Heft 11 NovDTG-060Park
1968 DDR Turner Magazine8 x 11 1/2 East German Turners Magazine Der Turn und Sportwart Heft 11 JulDTG-061Park
DTG Patriotic Event8 x 10 probably on stage at Central Turner Hall ca. 1918 photo by Studion Deluxe of DavenportDTG-062Park
Turnerbund Diploma12 x 16 Ray Miller 1st place parallel bars June 10, 11, 12, 1927 Clinton, IowaDTG-063Park
Turnerbund Diploma12 x 16 Ray Miller 3rd place Horizontal bars June 10, 11, 12, 1927 Clinton IowaDTG-064Park
Turnerbund Diploma12 x 16 Ray Miller 2nd place long horse June 10, 11, 12 1927 Clinton, IowaDTG-065Park
Turnerbund Diploma12 x 16 Ray Miller 3rd place in prize turning Jun 8 1929 at N W Davenport Turner HallDTG-066Park
1944 Davenport NW Turner Ribbon1 1/2 x 6 May 20 21 25th Anniversary and Convention Ladies Auxiliary White Rosette with blue ribbonDTG-067Park
1932 Moline Turnfest Ribbon1 1/2 x 5 white ribbon with gold gilt hanger. Mid-West Invitational June 24-26. Ribbon belonged to Cora Rieche.DTG-068Park
NW Davenport Liedertafel Ribbon1 1/2 x 4 gurgandy ribbon with large metal medallion of Richard Wagner. Gegruendet 1885. DTG-069Park
1891 DTG Damen Sektion Ribbon2 x 20 silk sash ribbon Davenport TurngemeindeDTG-070On Loan to the University of Iowa
DTG Indian Clubspair of indian clubs from Central Turner Hall, DavenportDTG-071Park
East Davenport Turn-Verein Ribbon2 1/2 x 9 1/2 with gilt hanger and celluoid FFST Frisch Frei Stark Treu medallion. By Whitehead & Hoag Newark N.J. DTG-072Park
Concord Germania Turn-Verein Ribbon2 1/4 x 7 Mitglied Moline, IL gilt hanger with heavy brass medallion FFST Frisch Frei Stark Treu. By Whithead & Hoag Newark N.J. DTG-073Park
1888 Übungen 13te Bezirks Turnefest5 x 7 1/2 8 pages Program of excercises for the June 2,3,4,5 District Turnfest in DavenportDTG-074Park
Central Turner Hall Souvenir Plate5 1/2 diameter porcelain place of Davenport Central Turner Hall. Reverse: Wheelock: Made in Germany for Harned Von Maur, Boston Store, Davenport, IOWA DRESDENDTG-075Park
1926 National Turnfest Official ProgramAmerican Turnerbund Louisville, KY June 15-20. 12 x 9 1/4 inches 72 pagesDTG-076Park
American Turners Lapel Pin7/8 inch round screw-back pin. DTG-077Park
Friedrich Ludwig Jahn: Leben u. Wirken28 pages 8 1/2 x 5. Acquired at the Jahn Museum in Freyburg an der Unstrut Sept. 2010. DTG-078Park
Blue Davenport NW Turners JacketAthletic team style jacket, blue with white stripes. No marking or tags inside to indicate owner or maker. DTG-079Park
1908 Kreis Turnfest Mailing Card5 1/2 x 3 1/2 card postmarked June 27, 1908. Addressed to Mr. J Pollak Chicago. DTG-080Park
Moline Turners Post CardUn-used color post card of the Moline Tuner Hall. Reverse: Established July 27, 1866DTG-081Park
1952 Turners Bowling Button1 1/2 inch round plastic button with metal backing & pin. DTG-082Park
N W Turner Hall Dance InvitationCirca 1922 4 1/2 x 2 1/2DTG-083Park
1936 Turners Cleveland MapFold-out map of Cleveland, Socialer Turn Verien welcome item. DTG-084Park
Central Turner Hall Song Cards6 examples 4 1/2 x 8 numerous songs for sing-a-long at Turner Hall DTG-085Park
1948 Physical Education Review5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded DTG-086Park
Davenport Central Turners Bowling AlleyB & W picture postcard of the bowling alley once located in the Central Turner Hall in Downtown Davenport, IOWADTG-087Web Image Only
1901 Davenport Maennerchor Button1 3/4 inch celluoid pinback button commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Davenport Turngemeinde. Maennerchor (mens chorus). Union lable on reverse mfg. by Whitehead & Hoag, Newark, NJ Patent dates on reverse. DTG-088Park
2011 Turnfest Booklet8 1/2 x 5 1/2 16 pages plus cover. Schuetzen Park advertisement within. DTG-089Park
Davenport Männerchor Central Park60th Anniversary of the Davenport Männerchor photo taken in Central Park. Circa 1911. DTG-090Web Image Only
1947 Turner Newspaper ArticleTurner Societies Hold Last Showing of Gymkana Here TonightDTG-091Park
1947 Turner Newspaper ArticleMoline Turners Launch Gym ActivitiesDTG-092Park
Rock Island, IL Turner Hall Photo9 x 11 b & w photo. Possibly stood at the location of Rock Islands current City Hall. DTG-093Park
American Turner Patch3\" round red & white clothing patch. DTG-094Park
1905 Davenport Turngemeide Membership CardHugo Ranzows membership Card. 3.5 x 1.75. John Berwald signature as Treasurer. DTG-095Park Turner Collection Lock Box
Moline Turner Mug1960 Charter Member Stein Club of the Moline Turners Wilbert Slieter. 5 1/4 tall made by Burk Patterson Co of DetroitDTG-096Park
Moline Turners Pioneer Singers Trophy17\" tall trophy. Pioneer Singers of the Moline Turners Their 100th Anniversary from German-American Central Society Peoria 1958DTG-097Park
2013 Jügesheim Turnverein YearbookAnnual yearbook of the Turnverein of Jügesheim, GermanyDTG-098Park
2013 Deutsches Turnfest MaterialsPrograms and materials from the Internationales Deutsches Turnefest in Mannheim, Germany , 2013. DTG-099Park
East Davenport Turners Auxiliary By-Laws3x5 booklet 1960DTG-100Park
East Davenport Turners Auxiliary By-Laws3x5 Booklet 1951DTG-101Park
Officielles ProtokolleMulti-year Protokolle of the North American Tunerbund 1902 Davenport, 1904 Pittsburg and 1906 Newark.DTG-102Park
1891 Davenport Turngemeinde Verfassung7 x 5 42 page booklet printed at Der Demokrat. Includes amendments from a previous 1886 version. DTG-103Park
Davenport Central Turner Hall Shell Shaped Dish5-inch porcelain dish marked Made in Austria for J.H.C. Petersen and Sons Davenport, IOWADTG-104Park
Pretzel Alley Gesundheit Post CardTurner Fair Alt Heidelberg 24-19 Nov. 1906 Pretzel Alley postcard. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 printed at The Democrat. DTG-105Park
Spooning in Pretzel Alley Post CardTurner Fair Alt Heidelberg 24-19 Nov. 1906 Pretzel Alley postcard. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 printed at The Democrat. DTG-106Park
Pretzel Alley Gretchens Post CardTurner Fair Alt Heidelberg 24-19 Nov. 1906 Pretzel Alley postcard. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 printed at The Democrat. DTG-107Park
1908 Kreis Turnfest Group Photo4 x 3 1/2 photo of Turner Team of unknown individuals from unknown participating Verein at Schuetzen Park June 25-28. DTG-108Park
1908 Kreis Turnfest Group Photo4 x 3 1/2 photo of Turner Team of unknown individuals from unknown participating Verein at Schuetzen Park June 25-28. DTG-109Park
1908 Kreis Turnfest Group Photo3 1/4 x 5 1/2 Chicago team on parallel bars on the athletic field at Schuetzen ParkDTG-110Park
Carl Hartz - DTG Member PhotoCarl Charles (Dick) Hartz Sr. Birth 3. Aug 1883 in Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Death 25. Jan 1944 in Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois, USA (circa 1900 tintype flipped) - from Camilla Hartz Hollister collection DTG-111web image only
D.T.G. Camp Post CardReal photo postcard of the Davenport Turngemeinde Campgrounds near Princeton, Iowa. DTG-112Park
1915 Turnbezirk Delegate\'s MedalMetal and celluloid medal for the April 17-18 Convention of the Upper Mississippi Valley Turner District hosted by Davenport N.W. Tuners. DTG-113Park
Turner Hall Plate5\" diameter fancy plate depicting the Central Turner Hall in Davenport. Made in Dresden, sold in the Boston Store, DavenportDTG-114Park
1938 N.W. Turner Sing-A-Long Card1938 Turner Convention hosted by the N.W. Davenport Turner Society. about 11 x 17 inches 4-foldDTG-115Park
N.W. Davenport Turner TokenAluminum token. 22mm Reverse side blank.DTG-116Park
1907 Rock Island Turngemeinde Flag4ft x 6ft silk flag of the Rock Island Turngemeinde 1857-1907. 50th AnniversaryDTG-117Park
1907 Rock Island Turnverein Program5 1/5 x 7 bi-fold paper program for the 50th anniversary of the TurnvereinDTG-118Park
Upper Missiissippi Turner ConstitutionPocket handbook size 6 total pages. DTG-119Park
1909 Rock Island Turner ConstitutionSmall pocket booklet 4 x 5 with 92 pages. DTG-120Park
Pretzel Alley Waltz Sheet Music1906 Turner Fair \"Alt-Heidelberg\" sheet music. DTG-121Park Oversize Item Box
1979 Moline Turnfest Event Fob2 inch x 1 1/2 inch arrowhead designed event souvenir. Blank reverse. DTG-122Park
1908 FDL Turners at Schuetzen Park Kreis Turnfest5 1/2 x 3 1/2 Real photo post card. Reverse Geo. Sanders and F.D.L Turners. Un-used not posted.DTG-123Park Turner File
1908 DTG Special Meeting NoticeSpecial notice to members to discuss the sale of the Grand Opera House. DTG-124Park
Turner Works BookletNineteen pages 5 1/4 X 8 1/4 inches circa 1930DTG-125Park - Turner Box
Davenport NW Turner Stoneware Cupsmall cup for unknown purposes, size of a coffee cup. No maker mark. No handle.DTG-126Park
1924 Midwest Kreis Turnfest Medal1 x 1/2 dia. brass medal with hanger. Kreis Turnfest (Mispelled Kreiss) Whithead & Hoag Mfg. Moline, ILDTG-127Park
Eldridge Turn Verein Lapel Button5/8 inch Maker maker on reverse I U in double acornDTG-128Park
Eldridge Turn Verein Lapel Ribbon9 x 2 1/2 with celluloid pin-back. Wagner Printerty DavenportDTG-129Park
Eldridge Turn Verein Honored Member Ribbon9 x 2 1/2 with celluloid pin-back. EhrenmitgliedDTG-130Park
1929 Upper Mississippi Turnfest Ribbon4 x 1 / 2 with metal pin-back and round center medallion 1 inch dia.DTG-131Park
Cleveland Turnfest Program 19364 1/4 x 9 32 pages. Turnfest results written in by hand on last few pages. DTG-132Park - Turner Box
N.W. Davenport Turner\'s Trade Token 5cents3/4 x 3/4 square aluminium trade token. DTG-133Park
1906 Turner Fair Green Glass Cup3 inch tall x 2 1/2 inch diameter green milk glass cup/mug. Produced for sal at the 1906 Turner Fair \"Alt Heidelberg\" DTG-134Park
1902 Davenport Turnhalle Event Postcard5 1/2 x 3 1/4 Bundestagsatzung from July 1902. Christmas greetings in writing, sent to Germany.DTG-135Park
1897 St Louis Turnfest Honorable Mention CertificateFramed 22 x 19 - List names of Davenport Turngemeinde members who participated. Had laurel leaf wreath and silk ribbon, very deteriorated. DTG-136Park

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