Journey to the Homeland Tour 1998 Photos

Journey to the Homeland Tour
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Photos - Set 3

Standing in the Kutschurgan villages near Elsass: (l-r) Rosemary Ripplinger Schwan, Wally Duchscher, Clarence Keller, Mary Frances Filer Jacobson, Naomi Filer Reimer and LeRoy Keller. Tour members having noon lunch with the teachers at the Elsass School.
Students at school in fromer German village of Elsass (Zhcherbanka) review maps of the Kutschurgan villages which were presented to the school. Andrey Alekcevich Oleynik, Director of the school in the village of Zhcherbanka (formerly Elsass, Kutschurgan District), shows students of village map presented by Journey to the Homeland tour group, visiting the school.
Mary Jaeger Marando, Crown Point, IN and Rosemary Ripplinger Schwan, Devils Lake ND, standing by an old well near Elsass. Farmers working in the fields near the village of Elsass.
A young boy in the Kutschurgan villages with his mother and grandmother guiding the cows home to their owners.

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