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Proposed deletion of Annett RennebergEdit

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Unreferenced article about German actress

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Discussion at WT:TV#Sat.1Edit

 You are invited to join the discussion at WT:TV#Sat.1. -- Marchjuly (talk) 00:43, 28 March 2019 (UTC)

Articles about German cities outdatedEdit

Many articles about German cities are outdated, e.g. name mayors that aren't in office for more than 3 years [1][2]. --78.35.244.86 (talk) 16:21, 30 March 2019 (UTC)

See a need, fill a need. –Vami_IV♠ 20:20, 30 March 2019 (UTC)

A new newsletter directory is out!Edit

A new Newsletter directory has been created to replace the old, out-of-date one. If your WikiProject and its taskforces have newsletters (even inactive ones), or if you know of a missing newsletter (including from sister projects like WikiSpecies), please include it in the directory! The template can be a bit tricky, so if you need help, just post the newsletter on the template's talk page and someone will add it for you.

– Sent on behalf of Headbomb. 03:11, 11 April 2019 (UTC)

about the importance assessement of Bad WimpfenEdit

I think Bad Wimpfen should be rated mid-importance. It is a spa town (not a village) with a long and rich history and some notable architecture, Its station even has its own article. It is better known in the region than its size would suggest. It's mentioned by Mark Twain and in The Reader. Bad Lobenstein is another historic spa town with a smaller population and it is also rated mid-importance. --Letkhfan (talk) 15:25, 12 April 2019 (UTC)

As far as I am concerned feel free to change it. Even though I do a lot of assessments myself (including importance ratings), I personally think that in many cases the question of importance is somewhat subjective. Ekki01 (talk) 17:58, 12 April 2019 (UTC)

Germany in the 1800's, and German-American Immigrants to USAEdit

I've been working recently on some 1800s German-American information on Wikipedia (William Radde) and Wikisource s:Portal:German Society of the City of New York. I don't speak German, but I bumbled and mumbled my way through one addition to German Wikisource -- with a LOT of help from German Wikisource volunteers -- de:s:Mitglieder-Verzeichniß der Deutschen Gesellschaft der Stadt New-York für 1863. I also tried to expand de:s:Auswanderung#Nordamerika_Gesellschaften.

While working on this stuff, I realized that the contribution of German-Americans to the development of the United States is not well covered on Wikipedia. Coverage seems OK for people who attracted popular newspaper coverage, but rather weak for German organizations and individuals in the USA who developed communities, hospitals, and changes to USA and state laws in the 1800s. I assume that's somewhat due to anti-German sentiment during WWI and WWII.

A related question I've bumped into is What did "Germany" mean in the 1800s when people said or wrote where they were from?

I got into this by wondering why William Radde is completely unknown to history. He was a businessman/merchant who apparently went to great efforts to assist German immigrants to the USA -- within his knowledge at that time of what would be most helpful. From what I've seen, he probably spoke a half dozen languages or more.

Wikipedia has separate language Wikipedias. I only speak English. I would greatly appreciate any contributions from multi-lingual Wikipedians to the above mentioned articles.-- Outlier59 (talk) 02:54, 13 April 2019 (UTC)

German regional portal up for deletionEdit

One of the Germany regional portals, Portal:Rhön, is up for deletion here. Please feel free to comment. Bermicourt (talk) 09:02, 13 April 2019 (UTC)

Another Germany portal up for deletionEdit

Another Germany regional portal, Portal:Harz Mountains, is up for deletion here. Again feel free to comment. Bermicourt (talk) 09:02, 13 April 2019 (UTC)

RfC: RotaEdit

Talk:Anti-German sentiment#RfC: Rota may be of interest to this project.Icewhiz (talk) 09:11, 29 April 2019 (UTC)

Check IPAEdit

I added the IPA pronunciation for the name in Hans Günter Nöcker and would appreciate a native German speaker verifying it. Thanks. Jmar67 (talk) 10:49, 2 May 2019 (UTC)

Good article reassessment: Jagdgeschwader 1 (World War II)Edit

Jagdgeschwader 1 (World War II), an article that you or your project may be interested in, has been nominated for an individual good article reassessment. If you are interested in the discussion, please participate by adding your comments to the reassessment page. If concerns are not addressed during the review period, the good article status may be removed from the article. --K.e.coffman (talk) 02:33, 10 May 2019 (UTC)

Featured article review: Albert KesselringEdit

I have nominated Albert Kesselring for a featured article review here. Please join the discussion on whether this article meets featured article criteria. Articles are typically reviewed for two weeks. If substantial concerns are not addressed during the review period, the article will be moved to the Featured Article Removal Candidates list for a further period, where editors may declare "Keep" or "Delist" the article's featured status. The instructions for the review process are here. --K.e.coffman (talk) 02:13, 15 May 2019 (UTC)

Nomination of Portal:Silesia for deletionEdit

A discussion is taking place as to whether Portal:Silesia is suitable for inclusion in Wikipedia according to Wikipedia's policies and guidelines or whether it should be deleted.

The page will be discussed at Wikipedia:Miscellany for deletion/Portal:Silesia until a consensus is reached, and anyone is welcome to contribute to the discussion. The nomination will explain the policies and guidelines which are of concern. The discussion focuses on high-quality evidence and our policies and guidelines.

Users may edit the page during the discussion, including to improve the page to address concerns raised in the discussion. However, do not remove the deletion notice from the top of the page. North America1000 06:15, 16 May 2019 (UTC)

Good article reassessment: Hans-Joachim MarseilleEdit

Hans-Joachim Marseille, an article that you or your project may be interested in, has been nominated for an individual good article reassessment. If you are interested in the discussion, please participate by adding your comments to the reassessment page. If concerns are not addressed during the review period, the good article status may be removed from the article. --K.e.coffman (talk) 23:21, 23 May 2019 (UTC)

Article being questioned as to notabilityEdit

Bagger 1473 might be of interest. I have "adopted" it. There has been some discussion of its notability in WP terms. Comments welcome on the TP. Jmar67 (talk) 19:30, 28 May 2019 (UTC)

Otto BrixnerEdit

Hi, could you please have a look at this article. It has been imported from German Wikipedia where it is a case for arbitration committee due to puffery. I removed the attacking contents, but I am not sure whether this work is finished. --2A02:8388:580:6600:49AA:E6F2:7647:7BF5 (talk) 17:06, 16 June 2019 (UTC)

I will look closer at the German article, talk page discussion, and refs. The translation was too literal to be understood in some places. The Mollath article is well written and can serve as a guideline. I remember this case. Jmar67 (talk) 00:45, 17 June 2019 (UTC)
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