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Lower Saxony

point for a new concept: cultural heritage conservation (Cultural heritage management). Since the early 1970s the town has been systematically restored. A leading figure in this initiative since the late 1960s has been Curt Pomp: against much opposition from politicians and councillors he founded and championed the L√ľneburg ''Altstadt'' Working Group (''Arbeitskreis L√ľneburger Altstadt'') for the preservation of historic buildings. His engagement was rewarded with the German Prize for Cultural

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