From GAMEO
Jump to: navigation, search
[unchecked revision][checked revision]
(CSV import - 20130816)
 
(CSV import - 20130820)
 
Line 1: Line 1:
 
The Alexanderkrone Business School in the village of that name in the [[Molotschna Mennonite Settlement (Zaporizhia Oblast, Ukraine)|Molotschna settlement]], South [[Russia|Russia]], was founded by a school union <em>(Schulverein) </em>as a <em>Zentralschule</em> in 1906. In spite of great difficulties with the government, the school opened with three teachers and 69 students; an increasing student body soon required the engagement of another teacher. A large beautiful building housed the school. In 1916 it was converted into a business college in order to secure more rights. But it did not exist long as such. Soon after the outbreak of the [[Russian Revolution and Civil War|Revolution]] it passed into communist control and was reorganized to fit their pattern. A series of able teachers served the school, among them I. Regehr, D. P. Enns, G. H. Peters, and H. Neufeld.
 
The Alexanderkrone Business School in the village of that name in the [[Molotschna Mennonite Settlement (Zaporizhia Oblast, Ukraine)|Molotschna settlement]], South [[Russia|Russia]], was founded by a school union <em>(Schulverein) </em>as a <em>Zentralschule</em> in 1906. In spite of great difficulties with the government, the school opened with three teachers and 69 students; an increasing student body soon required the engagement of another teacher. A large beautiful building housed the school. In 1916 it was converted into a business college in order to secure more rights. But it did not exist long as such. Soon after the outbreak of the [[Russian Revolution and Civil War|Revolution]] it passed into communist control and was reorganized to fit their pattern. A series of able teachers served the school, among them I. Regehr, D. P. Enns, G. H. Peters, and H. Neufeld.
 
 
 
{{GAMEO_footer|hp=Vol. 1, p. 45|date=1955|a1_last=Goerz|a1_first=Heinrich |a2_last= |a2_first= }}
 
{{GAMEO_footer|hp=Vol. 1, p. 45|date=1955|a1_last=Goerz|a1_first=Heinrich |a2_last= |a2_first= }}

Latest revision as of 18:42, 20 August 2013

The Alexanderkrone Business School in the village of that name in the Molotschna settlement, South Russia, was founded by a school union (Schulverein) as a Zentralschule in 1906. In spite of great difficulties with the government, the school opened with three teachers and 69 students; an increasing student body soon required the engagement of another teacher. A large beautiful building housed the school. In 1916 it was converted into a business college in order to secure more rights. But it did not exist long as such. Soon after the outbreak of the Revolution it passed into communist control and was reorganized to fit their pattern. A series of able teachers served the school, among them I. Regehr, D. P. Enns, G. H. Peters, and H. Neufeld.


Author(s) Heinrich Goerz
Date Published 1955


[edit] Cite This Article

MLA style

Goerz, Heinrich. "Alexanderkrone Business School (Molotschna Mennonite Settlement, Zaporizhia Oblast, Ukraine)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1955. Web. 30 Sep 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Alexanderkrone_Business_School_(Molotschna_Mennonite_Settlement,_Zaporizhia_Oblast,_Ukraine)&oldid=74621.

APA style

Goerz, Heinrich. (1955). Alexanderkrone Business School (Molotschna Mennonite Settlement, Zaporizhia Oblast, Ukraine). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 30 September 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Alexanderkrone_Business_School_(Molotschna_Mennonite_Settlement,_Zaporizhia_Oblast,_Ukraine)&oldid=74621.




Hpbuttns.gif
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 45. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.


©1996-2014 by the Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. All rights reserved.