Travel to Crimea, Ukraine and the
former German villages
May 17 - 21, 1998
Bob Dambach, Director of Productions at Prairie Public Television, Fargo; Elvira Zahorova, English Translator for Odessa Intourist; and Michael M. Miller, NDSU Libraries, Fargo, traveled from Odessa, Ukraine to Simperofol, Yalta and the former German villages. In the villages of Neusatz and Rosental we had the pleasure of visiting with students and teachers in the classrooms. The following photographs include visits to some of the mother colonies.
The former German mother colonies include:
[The years in parentheses identify year village was founded.]
Catholic: Rosental (1805) and Kronental (1810)
Lutheran: Friedentstal (1804), Neusatz (1804), Sudak (1805), Heilbrunn (1805) and Zürichtal (1805)