Journey to the Homeland Tour 2006 Photos

Journey to the Homeland Tour
North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo

Presentation at the museums at Glinnoye, Moldova (former German village of Glückstal) and Kolosowo (former German village of Bergdorf) May 27, 2006

Photographs by Donald and Marjolaine Schmitt, Sioux Falls, South Dakota


The book presented is The Glückstalers in New Russia and North America: A Bicentennial Collection of History, Genealogy & Folklore and the videotape/dvd is Heaven Is Our Homeland: The Glückstalers in New Russia and North America published and produced by the Glückstal Colonies Research Association (www.glueckstal.net).

Photo Set 10:

Donald Schmitt presenting book and videotape to Irene Semionovna, director of the school and musuem with Jen Veveshtchak, mayor of Glinnye sitting. Natalie Vladimirovna, museum director, showing German Bible.
Donald Schmitt presents monetary gift to Nathalie Vladimivouna, museum director in the village of Kolosowo (former German village of Bergdorf, Glückstal District). School children perform in Glinnoye with traditional costumes. 
School children perform in Glinnoye with traditional costumes.

 


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