Journey to the Homeland Tour 1996 Photos

Set 2


Valuable books in collections of Odessa library archives.
Dr. Dona Reeves Marquardt and Dr. Lewis Marquardt review German archival documents at the Odessa Scientific Library. Antonina Wasili (Welk) Iwanowa and Bishop Joseph Werth, Novosibirsk, Siberia, Russia, pray at the cemetery in the village of Selz (Kutschurgan Enclave). Bishop Werth joined the tour group in Odessa. Antonina was born in Selz in 1920 and died in October, 1998. Memories of Antonina are located here.
Root cellar in the Black Sea German villages. Former Catholic church in the village of Speyer (Beresan Enclave) and today a Ukrainian Orthodox church.
Ted Weisenburger, Phoenix, AZ, reviewing an historical German document in the former Lutheran church in his ancestral German village of Grossliebental (Liebental Enclave) near Odessa. Wooden cross at the cemetery at the village of Kathariental (Beresan Enclave) in memory of the church that is no longer standing.
Iron cross standing in the cemetery near Kathariental.


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