2 copies of photo of Russian Baptists at MCC annual mtg., Jan. 23-24, 1970: Sergei Timchenko, Mrs. Klaudia Pillipuk, Ilia Orlov. Cropped for use in CM 18-28-9. MCC arranged the ongoing visits with Russian Baptists.
Used in CM 17-3-1. Caption: "A beautifully carved second story of an old house in Frunze which unfortunately may soon have to give way to prefabricated and quickly erected modern apartment blocks." See 1994-14.1774.
Used in CM 4-22-1. Alexander Karev (left) speaking at the Woodlawn Mennonite Church in Chicago; Adolph Klaupiks (right), the interpreter for the visiting delegation of Russian Baptists from Russia. C.f. 1994-14.1735.
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.
Negative also. Used in CM 12-22-1. Anatolij Kiriuchatsev, pastor of the Lenningrad Baptist Church speaks to participants of the Russian Baptist-American Mennonite talks. 3 additional negs. of him talking to the group & to another man.
Caption:"Scene at the December 1969 Congress of the Evangelical Christian Baptists in Moscow." See CM 18-17-1 & 18-21-1. Attended by Michael Zhidkov? & other leaders of the Baptist Union (at the front); thechurch was full.
Exec. committee of MCC (Akron) with Russian Baptist visitors, at annual meeting, Jan. 23-24. In center, Sergei Timchenko holds Russian Bible with H. Ernest Bennett (to left in photo). To the right is Mrs. Klaudia Pillipuk.
Caption:"Exterior of old city of Tallinn, Estonia dominated by the tower of Olevesti Cathedral." No. 3 in a series of MCC photos. See CM 18-17-1 & CM 18-21-1 re. congregation there & visit of North American Baptists & Mennonite