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Carlos Anwandter

Carlos Anwandter (1801-1889) was a German political exile that emigrated to Valdivia, Chile in 1850 after participating in the Revolutions of 1848. He was born in Luckenwalde (Prussia) on 8 April 1801 and died in Valdivia (Chile) on 10 July 1889).

He migrated to Valdivia in 1850, stands out as leader of the first contingent of German colonists sent by Philippi. In 1851 founded the brewery Anwandter in Isla Teja. Among other things in Valdivia founded the first volunteer fire company "Germania" , the German Club (1853) and the German School (1858) which now bears his name (German Institute Carlos Anwandter), being its first Director.

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