This photo is of the river boat, S.S. International docking at the Forks in Winnipeg, bringing the first boat load of Mennonites to Manitoba. On the upper deck, far right is David Klassen and his wife Aganetha Klassen (nee Aganetha Brandt).
David Peters, b. 3 Oct 1915 (P-72) and his wife Susanna Dyck, b 14 March 1917, are celebrating their 25th Wedding Anniversary. Susanna's father Peter J. Dyck (1883-1969) is standing behind them. The couple are seated at a table with a wedding cake and a flower arrangement and a fruit basket on it. Susanna is wearing a dark dress and hat, David a dark suit, white shirt and a tie. Peter J. Dyck is also wearing a dark suit white shirt and tie. This is Generation 5 of the Jakob Dyck, 1773-1841 Ancestry Display.
L - R: Peter Harms 1863-1945, Margaret Bergen (nee Harms) 1871-1967, Isaac Harms, 1877, George (Gerhard) Harms 1879-1943. They are standing in front of a large cedar bush. A small ladder is leaning against a small barren tree. Peter and Isaac are wearing dark suits, George a vest, shirt and tie. Margaret is wearing a dark dress with a v neck and white brooches.
School photos of Janet Enns age 12,, Gordon Enns age 10 and Diane Enns age 9; children of Beno & Margaret Enns of Saskatoon, grandchildren of Frank Enns (1891-1971). Janet is wearing a red v-neck top and glasses, Gordon a black turtle neck and Diane a white top and braided hair.
This photograph shows a large group of people at the 50th Anniversary of the arrival of Mennonites in Canada from Russia. They are seated at long tables eating a celebration meal in Rosthern, Saskatchewan in 1973.
This photograph shows a group of people gathered presumedly at the gravesite of David Toews, taken at the 50th Anniversary of the arrival of the Mennonites in Canada. The speaker is believed to be Mr. Regier.
A. A. Defehr Mfg. Building is shown. Mr. Abram Albert Defehr, president of the company and Victor Kehler, shop foreman are standing by the door. A small end table is standing beside them and 3 bikes are lined up along the wall. A car is also parked beside the building..
A close up of part of the photo H-8. Left to Right: Henry Doell, Maria Harms (Doell) Abram Harms 1867, Agatha Harms 1867-1930 with baby in arms Abram 1894-1973, boy William 1892- 1983 beside her, Peter Harms 1863-1945, and George Harms.
A fairly stout man is sitting on a chair, His top button on his jacket is buttoned and he is wearing a fur type hat. His wife is sitting on the left wearing a dark dress with white buttons down the front of the bodice. Behind her is girl , wearing a checked dress holding a small book. To the right of the father is a boy wearing a dark jacket buttoned to the top. Who are these people? Probably Penners, or Richerts orHarders or a relative of these.
A couple are seated on chairs. Standing behind them are two teen-aged girls and a young boy is standing between the parents.The little boy is wearing a white shirt and bow tie. The father is wearing a suit, a white shirt and a dark tie. The mother is wearing a dark dress. This item could be part of a display.