Pete Felten's limestone sculpture in Victoria of a Volga-German family. A replica sits at the AHSGR headquarters in Lincoln, Nebraska.
A limestone statue of a Capuchin friar stands in front of the twin towers of St. Fidelis Catholic Church at Victoria, in this undated file photo.
... harsh Kansas prairie. The English brought with them the first Aberdeen Angus cattle and bob-tailed ponies and the Volga Germans brought with them hard ...
Kansas limestone fence posts “Land of the Post Rock” is a distinction given to about 3 million acres in North Central Kan… | Man Made Sites I Have Seen ...
Schoenchen, KS My mother's birthplace. Bernadette Dreher Leikam · Volga Germans · Concordia University ...
Settlement in Kansas - Kansapedia - Kansas Historical Society Volga Germans, Russian Culture, German
Schwartzbeeren - Schwartzbeara - Volga German Black Berries from Russia to Ellis County Kansas, Will be making this into pie and jam this summer!
St. Fidelis Catholic Church, the friary, St. Joseph Grade School, and St. Fidelis High School. Victoria, Kansas (1928) Source: Charles Brungardt
St. Fidelis Cemetery - Victoria, Kansas. The cemetery features some interesting early German metal cross grave markers.
... Kansas where a large congregation of Volga Germans had settled. There they had at least five children, three girls and two boys.
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This is a commemorative plaque located on West st in Hays, Kansas, near the site where the first Volga German Immigrants arrived by train in February of
Click on the German attractions section on our website for details on how to set up tours to the historic churches in Ellis County .
Sammlung der Lieblingsplätzchen (list of german christmas cookies) für Weihachten - by Lunchforone Mein
A Volga-German Homecoming Liebenthal - Schoenchen - Pfeifer Catherine - Munjor - Victoria Kansas Unsere Leute 125 Years Our People
Lawrence A. Weigel, Volga German Historian is reading the plaque. Note the railroad tracks in the background and South Main St. now West 9th, 1998.
... African Americans began to move from the South to seek better lives. Promoters encouraged black families to move to Graham County in western Kansas.
St Joseph's Church in Liebenthal, Kansas. The community was founded by immigrants of the Saratov/Volga region of the Ukraine in Russia.
... spirit of Kansas homesteaders. Look for the handcrafted details and scroll work including roses, vines, sunbursts, hearts and the crucifixes.
Christmas time draws thousands of visitors to see this wonderful display which is open on Sunday afternoons in December and on New Years Day.
In order to maintain and preserve the church and cemetery, the remaining few parishioners formed Holy Cross Charities, Inc., a non-profit corporation that ...
The Center for Volga German Studies at Concordia University Volga Germans, Concordia University, Family
Russia's last satellite launch of 2018 saw a Soyuz rocket lift off from the Vostochny Cosmodrome Thursday, delivering a pair of Kanopus-V remote sensing ...
The traditions of the German immigrants who settled here are honored with statues and a bronze tablet. Click the picture for more information.
Samuel Seymour's 1819 illustration of a Kansa lodge and dance is the oldest drawing known to be done in Kansas.
The meat pastries are a significant part of Kansas' culinary heritage. They're usually filled with cooked ground meat, onion and cabbage.