[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Canadian Local Histories

John Rauchert jfrauchert at shaw.ca
Wed Feb 26 20:17:28 PST 2003

Just thought I would point out a couple of great resources I found for
digital local histories online (Canadian).

Alberta Heritage Digitization Project

Canada's Local Histories Online

John F. Rauchert

> Message: 1
> Date: Tue, 25 Feb 2003 17:24:14 -0700
> From: Michelle Bakke-Purnell <wldrose at telusplanet.net>
> To: ger-poland-volhynia at eclipse.sggee.org
> Subject: [Ger-Poland-Volhynia] History book Endiang
> Dear List
> There is a new history book out for the Endiang area in Alberta Canada.
>  Endiang is located just east of Big Valley.  The book has many family
> stories of the people that settled in the Endiang area.  This is where
> two of my Boehlke families that came from Volhynia settled.  While
> reading the book I found that there are many family stories of  people
> that came from German/Russian area's.  I will post some of the names and
> if anyone is interested I can give you the stories.  I will post some of
> the stories also just to give you an idea of some of them.
> For those worried about a copyright law, one of my relatives was the
> chairwomen of this book.  She told me that because all 750 copies sold
> out of the book in a Month they will be posting the whole book on an
> Alberta web site for reading.  As soon as I find out the address to that
> site I will let the SGGEE  know so that they can post a link if they
> would like.
> Michelle Bakke-Purnell

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