Whether you seek information on your family tree or the perfect kuchen recipe, NDSU Libraries' Germans from Russia Heritage Collection is a valuable resource. It is located in the North Dakota State University's Main Library, the state’s land-grant university.

Since its inception in 1978, this specialized archives has become one of the most comprehensive collections of German-Russian resources in the world.

Today, the GRHC has expanded its activities and projects to include; audio oral history interviews, clothing and textiles, the Dakota Memories Oral History Project, electronic discussion groups, heritage tours to Ukraine and Germany, online resources, outreach programs, photo archives, publications, and translations.

"My life long dream has been to keep alive and
enhance the heritage of Germans from Russia."
Michael M. Miller
Director and Bibliographer

Recent News

American Dreams Exhibit, Hjemkomst Center, Moorhead, MN, May 13 - September 30 2015

Letter written in 1976, Kazakhstan, Russia

"In Touch with Prairie Living" May 2015

PRICE DROP: Bessarabia: German Colonists on the Black Sea

Germans from Russia Dolls and Lace, Emily P. Reynolds Historic Costume Collection

New Items

Visibility: Ten Miles - A Prairie Memoir in Photography and Poetry

The German-Russians: In Words and Pictures

Kulak: Love and Death, A German-Russian Tragedy – Ukraine, 1938

More New Items

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Permission to use any images from the GRHC website may be requested by contacting Michael M. Miller
North Dakota State University Libraries
Germans from Russia Heritage Collection
NDSU Dept #2080
PO Box 6050
Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Tel: 701-231-8416
Fax: 701-231-6128
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Director: Michael M. Miller
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