06th July 2019

In June 2019 the Garnisonsverein Demmin „9. Ulanen“ e.V. took over the collection of the former Heimatstube Demmin from the city of Bad Bevensen. Further information: Besser als jedes Selfie: Jahrhundert-Fotos von Demmin entdeckt, Nordkurier, Ausgabe vom 29.06.2019, S. 18

Some historical pieces have now been digitized and published. Note: All pictures were provided by the Garnisonsverein Demmin „9. Ulanen“ e.V. and are owned by the Society.



Moltzahn – Drawing for the construction of a residential house for Carl Ernst Glawe, 23 May 1875


Eggert, Hugo, Photography and various documents, 1892-1927
Zimmermann, Gustav, 2 Photographies, 1912
Demmin market square, June/July 1877
Demmin station building, ca. 1885
Photography of the residential and commercial building, Anklamer Str. 29, 1889
City view from Demmin, 1910
Tournament at the Demminer Ulanen, 1913
Demmin Tournament, around 1923


05th July 2019



Festival newspaper for the 22nd Pomeranian Provincial Teachers’ Meeting at Demmin on 02, 03 and 04 October 1895

Program for the historical festival on 07, 08 and 09 June 1899 in Demmin

Program for the 28th federal shooting of the Provinzial-Schützenbund for Vorpommern and Rügen in Demmin on 06. and 07. June 1904


Adler-Drogerie Christian Oesterlin

Eichblatt, Hermann, Photography, without date

Gold Jewellery Willy Liebenow

Hollatz, Karl, Postcard with Photography, 1915

Schulz, Wilhelmine geb. Boy, Photography, before 1929

Note: All pictures were provided by David Krüger and are privately owned.


15th June 2019


Demminer Zeitung


1st June 2019


Demminer Zeitung


10th May 2019



Member directories of the Johanislodge „Friedrich Wilhelm zur Liebe und Treue” in Demmin from 1854-1921/1922

See also: Overview of the members of the Masonic Lodge in Demmin


Contributions to the Cultural History of the City of Demmin, 1902

From Prof. Dr. Franz Müller. A table of contents can be found on the last page.

A school typeface from 1611, 1909
by Professor Dr. Franz Müller. Contains an supplement to the text “A piece of Demmin Latin school history from the Swedish period”, also a reminder to Demmin for July 18, 1909.

Note: All pictures were provided by David Krüger and are privately owned.

Demminer Zeitung


07th April 2019


Literature from Prof Dr. Franz Müller, Demmin:

Mens from Demmin’s past, 1902

Contributions to the Cultural History of the City of Demmin, Attachment, 1904

Two war heroes of House Demmin, 1908

Literature from Hermann Eichblatt, Demmin:

Folk-tales from Demmin and Surroundings, 1925

Coat of arms:

Coat of arms from Demmin, about 1902


06th April 2019


Seal collection of Demmin, 1254-1742


von Podewils, Hildegard Leontine geb. Rost, Postcard, 07. December 1915


Cityview of Demmin from the “Lubinschen Karte”, 1614-1617

Photography of the Demminer Liedertafel, about 1920

360 Degree shots

32 videos of different objects (everyday objects, Demminer companies, toys, militaria, ..) were uploaded. There are now 53 videos online.


4th April 2019


Demminer Wochenblatt


Demminer Tageblatt

The years 1875, 1875 and 1880 of the Demminer Wochenblatt, as well as 1881 of the Demminer Tageblatt follow at a later date.


23. March 2019


Documents / Plans

City view of the city and fortress Demmin of Merian, around 1650

Map of the town Demmin, 1903

Map of the town Demmin, 1922


Photograph of a class of the girl’s lyceum  around 1901, as well as photography of the teachers , 1921

8 City views from Otto Ubbelohde, 1919:
1. An der Südmauer
2. Auf dem alten Friedhof
3. Blumenburg
4. Ecke Markt und Menzerstraße
5. Heilgeiststraße
6. Heilgeiststraße
7. Luisentor
8. Treppe am Südwall

All pictures were provided by David Krüger and are privately owned.

Künning, unknown, Photography, without date

Neumann, Unknown, Photography, without date

Unknown persons from Demmin, Photography, without date

Wagner, Unknown, Photography, without date

All pictures were provided by Frank Häberer and are privately owned. Many Thanks!


27. January 2019


Gülzow, August, photography before 1894
Holtz, Wilhelm, photography, without date
Fischer, Fräulein, photography, without date
Pielerg?, Marie, photography, without date
Reimer, Peter, photography before 1900

Different views of Demmin as postcards, 1904-1918
Postcard of the town hall with church, 16. January 1933
Postcard “Am Louisenthor”, 17 March 1904

Devener wood (with Voelschow mountain), 2 postcards, 1912-1915

Photography by Ernst Knoll from Leussin, 05 March 1908

All pictures were provided by David Krüger and are privately owned.


26. January 2019


Extract of the Demmin citizen role from 1812

List of all members of the local guild of marksmen, recorded 10 June 1812

Withdrawn from: Organization of a Citizen Guard in Demmin, 1812-1813

Report on the celebration of the 90th birthday of Johann Christian Friedrich Müller, 23 March 1895

Report on the celebration of the 90th birthday of Johann Christian Friedrich Müller, 23 March 1895

Music program of the 2nd Pomeranian Ulanen Regiment No. 9 on the occasion of the 90th birthday, 1895

Provided by a descendant of the family. Thank you very much!


Demmin weekly paper


13th January 2019


Citizen letter from Johann Christian Friedrich Müller, issued on 20 December 1831

Two photographs of the iron foundry Johann C. F. Müller at the mill pond in Demmin

Provided by a descendant of the family. Thank you very much!


Demmin weekly newspaper

Comment on the 35th volume (1865): Currently only issue no. 1 (03 January) to no. 79 (06 July) is online. The 2nd part will be handed in later.

In addition, a number of missing expenditures in the 25th volume of the Demmin weekly newspaper – 1856 is handed later.


17th December 2018

New: School chronicle of Metschow, (1834)-1955
Note: Due to data protection, the chronicle can currently only be published until 1934.
Individual articles (newspaper clippings,…) can be requested if required.


*Note: All pictures were kindly provided by a private owner.


03th November 2018



05th October 2018

New: Patient journal of the hospital in Demmin, 1863-1877

Contains a copy by number and a list of the surnames mentioned.


02th October 2018

The digital museum of Demmin local history now has an improved picture gallery with enlargement function, direct picture download.

and a “Share Picture” function.


27th September 2018

Today the website was published at a public event in the Demmin town hall..

Link to a newspaper article: Nordkurier – Nur ein Klick bis zum alten Demmin


22th September 2018

After a summer break we continue now. Missing contents were added, so that the website can be published in a few days.


15th July 2018

Digital copies were added to various categories, in particular many local pages were created.

Interesting are the Views of Sanzkow, drawn in 1842 by Theodor Crell.

Currently we have created about 200 pages, more will follow in the next days.


29th June 2018

Further weekly papers from Demmin were uploaded until 1856, and work began on categorising the Digital Museum, particularly the Demmin Collection.

Further digital copies were uploaded, at present we have already created about 150 pages.


26th June 2018

Today Demmin weekly papers from 1840-1853 were uploaded, as well as a start page for the digital museum. In the next 1-2 weeks more pictures will be processed so that they can be uploaded in the near future.

On the weekend 461 more digital copies were made, mainly from the photo archive. Some pictures are badly labeled, which makes it difficult to assign them.

The current number of digital copies is 18,667.


20th June 2018

Today the foundation stone for the website was laid, the name was decided and the system was set up. In the next days more pages will be created and the content will be imported.

The current number of digital copies is 18,206.

2018 - Garnisonsverein Demmin "9. Ulanen" e.V.