Item BK1-002 - edited "Railroad from Puerto Casado to the colony, turn at Km 104."

Original "Railroad from Puerto Casado to the colony, turn at Km 104."

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CA MHC 713-BK1-002

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edited "Railroad from Puerto Casado to the colony, turn at Km 104."

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  • [between 1926-1929] (Creation)

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1 photograph: b&w; 8 x 11 cm

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(1863-1929)

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Fred Engen was born in Norway and immigrated to the United States. He became employed by American banker Samuel McRoberts and became a key player in the migration of Mennonites from Manitoba and Saskatchewan to Paraguay in the 1926-1929 move. He died in Paraguay and is buried there.

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The photo shows a railroad line coming from Puerto Casado and going to the colony through the Chaco bush at Km 104.

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Price: $5.00
Megapixels: 1.3
Resolution: 1068x1231

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