Used in CM 17-1-3 with art. by Frank C. Peters on his trip to Russia with Peter Dyck & A. Klaupiks. An old man (bearded) & his grandson sit in a church in Riga before the worshippers arrive & the service begins.
This photo is of four nurses in the maternity ward of a hospital in Riga. Three of the nurses are holding babies. Helen Regehr is at the rear on the right side of the photo. Two baby cribs are visible in the photo. In the right hand corner of the room is a stove with a chimney pipe.
This photo is of 9 women posing for a photo in a medical classroom filled with posters and replicas of human anatomy. In the foreground are chairs and desks. Far left hand side is Helen Regehr. She graduated from this medical school in Riga, Latvia as a registered nurse in 1902 and received a diploma, which is stored in the oversized photo area.
This photo is of Nicholas II and his wife Alexandra standing in front of a statue of Peter the Great in Riga, Latvia. The czar is wearing a military uniform. His wife is wearing a long white dress with a train and a white hat. A small group of dignitaries is standing in the front of the photo. The czar and his wife are standing at the base of a column which holds the statue of Peter the Great mounted on a horse.