Letter from Chairperson of Committee
The Supreme Soviet of the Moldova Republic [12
25 October Street 45
3300 Tiraspol, Moldova
May 24, 2002
To: Students and teachers of the Secondary School
__ Village Glinnoje, Grigoriopolsky
Dear colleagues and friends!
The people who live now in the Dnjestr Region of
Moldova Republic remember and respect their ancestors and keep
their old traditions.
You, in the village of Glinnoje, teachers, students,
can benefit from all cultural and social achievements of previous
generations of people who were pioneers in this area.
In-1803 1804, several German settlements were founded
in the territory of Dnjestr Region. Later these settlements united
into Glückstal and Kutschurgan districts.
The majority of the settlers came from the county
of Württenberg, where they had been persecuted because of
their religion. They contributed a lot to the development of this
Thanks to your efforts, dear teachers and students,
we have established contacts with the Germans from Russia Heritage
Collection, and can preserve the historical and cultural heritage
of Germans from Dnjestr Region.
We are proud of you and thank you.
Dear young friends! Remember that people recognize
themselves as a national unit if they remember and respect their
M. Ya. Makarova
Chairman of the Committee on Education, Culture, Sport and Mass
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