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Alsace may refer to:
A Former DuchyA former duchy in existence during the Frankish empire during last decade and half of Merovingian rule. It corresponded to the territory of Alsace and was carved out of southern Austrasia in the last decade of the reign of Dagobert I, probably to stabilise the southern reaches of Austrasia against Alemannia and Burgundy. By the late Middle Ages, the region was considered part of Swabia.
a region in northeast corner of France.
(German: Reichsland Elsaß-Lothringen, generally Elsass-Lothringen) was a territory created by the German Empire in 1871 after the annexation of most of Alsace and the Moselle region of Lorraine in the Franco-Prussian War. The Alsatian part lay in the Rhine Valley on the west bank of the Rhine River and east of the Vosges Mountains. The Lorraine section was in the upper Moselle valley to the north of the Vosges Mountains.
- Alsace Township
a township in Berks county of Pennsylvania.
- Lower Alsace Township
a township in Berks County, Pennsylvania.
- New Alsace
an unincorporated town in Kelso Township, Dearborn county, Indiana
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