Item BK1-079 - Hoffnungsfeld, a road in the nursery garden.

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CA MHC 713-BK1-079

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Hoffnungsfeld, a road in the nursery garden.

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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 roadway going through the nursery garden in Hoffnungsfeld and plantings can be seen on either side. A man is standing partially hidden beside the row of banana trees on the right.

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Price: $5.00
Megapixels: 2.1
Resolution: 1334x1538

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