January 16, 2018

Dr. Wilhelm Keidel Chapter


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Dr. Wilhelm Keidel Chapter Pin
Size: 1 1/4″ Round

Description: The white, blue and gold pin honors ancestors who founded Fredericksburg with the symbol of the original Vereins Kirche, which was erected by the German immigrants to serve as their community church and school. On January 24, 1987, an organizational meeting was held in the Vereins Kirche and those in attendance chose Dr. Wilhel Keidel as the name for this chapter of DRT. Wilhelm Victor Keidel arrived at Galveston on December 1, 1845 and served six months in the United States Army during the Mexican War. In 1848 he was elected Chief Justice of Gillespie County and he continued his interests in civic affairs while serving as a doctor. The Dr. Wilhelm Keidel Chapter was chartered on May 8, 1987.

Approval: Approved for wear on/off the Ribbon

Price: $20.00 plus $2.00 S/H

Beverage Mug

Description: Mug has the outline map of the Republic of Texas and the printed year dates “1836 – 1846” on one side and the Dr. Wilhelm Keidel DRT Chapter and original Vereins Kirche logo imprint on the other side. The white cup is dishwasher safe.

Price: $10.00 plus $6.00 S/H

Electronic Device Power Bank Charger
Description: Power Bank can charge your electronic device while on-the-go. The 2000mAH charger size is 4″L x 1″W x 7/8″H. Use your power cord to charge the power bank in advance so you will have added power when you are away from electricity. Use the small charger cord (included) to charge the phone. The charger has a flashlight for added convenience. The white power bank has the printed words: THE DAUGHTERS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS…Dr. Wilhelm Keidel … Fredericksburg, along with the DRT Chapter and original Vereins Kirche symbol imprint.

Price: $15.00 plus $3.00 S/H

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Rural Cemeteries of Gillespie County, Texas, Vol I.

Description: A collection of 90 rural cemeteries’ information that was published in 2003 to help with genealogical research.

Price: $15.95 plus $4.00 S/H

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Rural Cemeteries of Gillespie County, Texas, Vol I.I

Description: A collection of 52 local cemeteries’ records that was published in 2010 to help with genealogical research.
NOTE: Volume II does not duplicate any of the information contained in Volume I.

Price: $25.99 plus $4.00 S/H


Make Checks Payable to: Dr. Wilhelm Keidel DRT

Mail, Email or Phone Order To:
Paula Swenson, Chapter Treasurer

362 Kruse Hill Dr.
Fredericksburg, TX 78624-7987


Make Checks Payable to: Dr. Wilhelm Keidel DRT

Mail, Email or Phone Order To:
Mary Kay Clark Daigle

8007 FM 2093
Fredericksburg, TX 78624-7100

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