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Originally appearing in Volume V11, Page 210 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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FREUDENSTADT, a town of Germany, in the kingdom of Wurttemberg, on the right bank of the Murg, 4o m. S.W. from Stuttgart, on the railway to Hochdorf. Pop. 7000. It has a Protestant and a Roman Catholic church, some small manufactures of cloth, furniture, knives, nails and glass, and is frequented as a climatic health resort. It was founded in 1599 by Protestant refugees from Salzburg.
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WILHELM FREUND (1806—1894)

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