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  Independent Headlines: Dannebrog landmark getting facelift 05/27/99
DANNEBROG -- A Dannebrog landmark that survived a 1941 bomb explosion is gradually starting to resemble its facade from days gone by.
Then Dannebrog Mayor Gene Hartman said the structure had been tied up with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. for several years, contributing to its condition.
So far, the Dannebrog Area Booster Club has received $11,250 in grants, $23,266 in memorials for a memorial wall to be erected inside the hall and $1,450 in cash awards, she said.
www.theindependent.com /Archive/052799/stories/052799/New_dannebrog27.html   (773 words)

  Annual Festivals
Velkommen (“Welcome”) to Dannebrog, the Danish Capital of Nebraska.
Dannebrog residents encourage visitors from around the state, country and world to attend the Grundlovsfest each year.
Dannebrog’s celebration is a rich, old-fashioned reminder of the Danish heritage.
www.dannebrog.org /html/annual_festivals.html   (290 words)

  Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Dannebrog   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The national flag of Denmark is more commonly known as the Dannebrog.
The Dannebrog is red with a white cross that extends to the edges of the flag; the vertical part of the cross is shifted to the hoist side.
The cross design of the Danish flag was subsequently adopted by the other Nordic countries; Sweden, Norway, Finland and Iceland.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/da/Dannebrog   (163 words)

The proportions of the "Dannebrog" are so because Danish flag law prescribes the relative widths of each block of color, including the fimbriations, and when you add all the pieces together you get those numbers.
The dimensions of the square is usually given as one fifth by one quarter of the height of the flag pole.
Navnet på det danske flag, Dannebrog, der betyder 'danernes fane' eller 'rødfarvet fane', forekommer første gang i en dansk tekst 1478 og i en nederlandsk tekst 100 år før; i den nederlandske våbenbog Gelre fra 1370-86 ses en rød fane med hvidt kors ved våbenet for Valdemar 4.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/dk.html   (838 words)

 Danmark - Panserfregat
However, the Dannebrog quickly caught fire early in the engagement, perhaps from the fire of her own batteries - Danannebrog's commander, Iver Hvitfeldt, rather than running for shore in ordnebrog was firing into the wind.
In the history of Danish naval ship construction, Dannebrog is also significant because she was probably the second largest warship built during the 17th century, being second only in size to the huge Fredericus Quartus built at the very end of the century.
Although the second Christianus Quintus, built in 1683, mounted more guns than the Dannebrog, the Dannebrog was four feet longer and was one and a half feet wider at its extreme beam, while having a draft that was only two inches shallower than the Christianus Qunitus.
www.milhist.dk /weapons/shipdata/dannebrog.html   (467 words)

 Dannebrog, NE (Nebraska) Houses, Apartments, Cars, Mortgage Status, and Residents Info
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Housing units in Dannebrog with a mortgage: 31 (5 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
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www.city-data.com /housing/houses-Dannebrog-Nebraska.html   (521 words)

 Dannebrog Profile | Dannebrog NE
Dannebrog, NE, population 346, is located in Nebraska's Howard county, about 100.6 miles from Lincoln and 136.1 miles from Omaha.
Through the 90's Dannebrog's population has grown by about 9%.
It is estimated that in the first 5 years of this decade the population of Dannebrog has declined by about 2%.
www.idcide.com /citydata/ne/dannebrog.htm   (51 words)

 Dannebrog, Nebraska's Danish Capital
The migrants, led by Lars Hannibal, were drawn by fertile soil and the idea that Danes from across the U.S. and the Old Country could form a colony in Howard County.
Construction of a water-powered grist mill on Oak Creek sparked the village's early growth, and Dannebrog unsuccessfully sought the county seat in 1874.
In 1989 the Nebraska Legislature proclaimed Dannebrog as Nebraska's Danish Capital.
www.nebraskahistory.org /publish/markers/texts/dannebrog_danish_capital.htm   (185 words)

 Welcome to Weco / Dannebrog
Weco Shipping was established in 1965 and is today a well-known trading name acting as chartering broker for Dannebrog Rederi's tanker activities.
We operate a modern and specialized tanker fleet with the ability to carry almost any type of liquid cargo around the world.
WECO / DANNEBROG - Rungsted Strandvej 113 - DK-2960 - Rungsted Kyst - Denmark
www.dannebrog.com   (105 words)

 Sir Robert Baden-Powell, Order of the Dannebrog (Denmark)
Today, the Order of Dannebrog is a means of rewarding the faithful servants of the modern welfare state for meritorious civil or military service, for a particular contribution to the arts, sciences or business life or for those working for Danish interests.
The badge of the Order of the Dannebrog is a white and red-enamelled Dannebrog cross, for the Knights in silver and for everyone else in gold.
The Cross of Honour of the Dannebrog is awarded to Danes on whom the Order of the Dannebrog has already been bestowed.
www.pinetreeweb.com /bp-honours-denmark.htm   (569 words)

 Denmark Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Bluelist it › If you want your list to be considered for the Denmark book, use the keyword 'highlight'.
The Danish flag, or Dannebrog, is the world's oldest national flag.
Legend says the first Dannebrog fell from the sky during a battle against the Estonians in 1219.
www.lonelyplanet.com /destinations/europe/denmark   (401 words)

 Definition of dannebrog - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
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www.m-w.com /dictionary/dannebrog   (38 words)

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 Le Dannebrog - Danemark - VisitDenmark: Le guide officiel du tourisme et des voyages au Danemark
Le Dannebrog - Danemark - VisitDenmark: Le guide officiel du tourisme et des voyages au Danemark
Le Danemark est le plus vieux royaume d'Europe, il en possède le plus vieux drapeau, le Dannebrog.
Selon la légende, le premier Dannebrog est descendu du ciel le 15 juin 1219, "comme un signe du ciel" et a changé la défaite en victoire pour les croisés danois en Estonie païenne, sous le roi Valdemar le Victorieux, à la bataille de Lindanæs (Lyndaniz).
www.visitdenmark.com /frankrig/fr-fr/Menu/turist/turistinformation/fakta-az/le-dannebrog.htm   (99 words)

 Dannebrog Bed and Breakfast Inns, Nebraska Bed and Breakfasts & B&B Lodging in Dannebrog NE
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We hope you enjoy exploring the Bed and Breakfasts of Dannebrog Nebraska.
Links to cities near Dannebrog Nebraska are listed in the left column.
www.bbexplorer.com /nebraska/dannebrog.html   (49 words)

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