|Son of Our City, Dr. Martin Chemntiz|
1522 - 1586
"He fought for Luther's teaching."
|Portrait of Martin Chemnitz|
|Marienkirche (St. Mary's Church)|
Place Chemnitz was Baptized
|Another view of Marienkirche|
|Parsonage for Marienkirche|
|Oldest Residence in Treuenbrietzen|
Martin Chemnitz probably lived in a building like this
Walking down the streets of Treuenbrietzen, the wooden houses reminded me of the wooden homes found in Tomsk, Siberia, Russia. Tomsk was settled in the 17th century by Lutheran Germans; it isn't surprising that there are some similarities between the buildings.