Georg Günther (politician)
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He became a member of Blum's literary association , which he left due to conflicts with the authorities. In 1839 he became an honorary member of the Old Leipzig Burschenschaft / Kochei . In 1842 he became editor of the Sächsische Vaterlandsblätter founded by Blum and also worked on Blum's state encyclopedia . After the outbreak of the March Revolution , Günther became politically active as a member of the Frankfurt National Assembly and editor of the German Reichstag newspaper in Frankfurt.
After a brief exile in Switzerland, he emigrated in 1851 to the ultimate failure of the March survey in the United States , but returned in 1871 back to Germany.
- Helge Dvorak: Biographical Lexicon of the German Burschenschaft. Volume I: Politicians. Sub-Volume 2: F-H. Winter, Heidelberg 1999, ISBN 3-8253-0809-X , pp. 199-200.
- Peter Reichel: Robert Blum. A German revolutionary 1807–1848. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, Göttingen 2007, ISBN 978-3-525-36136-8 , pp. 22, 30, 36, 45, 69, 105-106, 127, 129.
- T. Tonndorf: The Saxon members of the Frankfurt Pre- and National Assembly. Diss. Dresden 1993, pp. 178-179.
- Franz Ulrich Nordhausen: Leipzig's diggers, daguerreotypes and club figures . Page 22. Self-published, 1849.
- Peter Reichel: Robert Blum. A German revolutionary 1807–1848 . Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, Göttingen 2007, pp. 22, 30, 36, 45, 69,105f. 127, 129.
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Günther, Johann Georg|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Member of the Frankfurt National Assembly|
|DATE OF BIRTH||April 29, 1808|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Penig|
|DATE OF DEATH||January 30, 1872|
|Place of death||West end|