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Paraguay - Fernheim Colony

2003-0163



Description: Colony administration building, Fernheim, Paraguay; postcard; used in Mennonite Life, June 1991, back cover
Date: ca. 1940
Location: Filadelfia, Fernheim, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Fernheim Colony
Original size: 14 x 9 cm
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2007-0189



Description: Fernheim Colony meeting hall with picture of Adolf Hitler at the front and a banner "Gemeinnutz vor Eigennutz!"; used in Mennonite Life, June 1991, front cover; used in John D. Thiesen, Mennonite and Nazi?, p. 107
Date: ca. 1935
Location: Filadelfia, Fernheim Colony, Chaco, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Fernheim Colony
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2009-0003



Description: MCC workers Vernon and Sara Schmidt in front of their house; Christmas postcard; used in John D. Thiesen, Mennonite and Nazi?, p. 148
Date: December 1944?
Location: Fernheim colony, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Fernheim Colony
Original size: 14 x 9 cm
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2009-0094



Description: colony administration building
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Location: Filadelfia, Fernheim Colony, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Fernheim Colony
Original size: 14 x 9 cm
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2009-0095



Description: freight wagons coming into Filadelfia from Kilometer 145 on the railroad line
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Location: Filadelfia, Fernheim Colony, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Fernheim Colony
Original size: 16.5 x 12 cm
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2009-0096



Description: silver wedding of a Neufeld couple; used in Mennonite Life, January 1950, p. 19
Date: 1930
Location: Rosenort, Fernheim Colony, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Fernheim Colony
Original size: 10.5 x 8.5 cm
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2009-0097



Description: home of Is. Goerzen, a banana garden is in the back between the houses
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Location: Schönau, Fernheim Colony, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Fernheim Colony
Original size: 14 x 9 cm
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2009-0098



Description: home of Oberschulze Jakob Siemens
Date: ca. 1939
Location: Filadelfia, Fernheim Colony, Paraguay
MLA filing: Paraguay - Fernheim Colony
Original size: 11.5 x 8 cm
Source: P. C. Hiebert collection
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