Item 74.0 - Denkschrift to Mennonites in America for aid

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CA MHC PP-4-045-74.0


Denkschrift to Mennonites in America for aid


  • 1922 (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm

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This is a photo of the Denkschrift (Gratitude statement) of Mennonites in Ukraine to Mennonites in America for aid. The Mennonites of Ukraine thank their brethren in North America for the great help given during the fearful famine 1921/22. [HR 71] (2 prints). The article in Der Bote states that art is attributed to Hans Janzen, Ohrloff and the calligraphy to Peter Cornies, also Ohrloff. Goshen College archives became home to the original metal printing plate used to print the Denkschrift. It measures 33.5 cm x 51 cm and is mounted on thick wood.

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Published in "Der Bote" 17 Jun 1981 p 1.

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Price: 5.00
Megapixels: 2.8
Resolution: 1390x2018

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