My Ukrainian ancestors to Canada

Collection by Iris Krochak-Johnson

Iris Krochak-Johnson
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Traditional female attire of Borshchiv area (Ternopil region, Western part of Ukraine) Folk Costume, Costumes, Xenia, Embroidered Clothes, Embroidery Techniques, Traditional Outfits, Fancy Dress, Embroidery Patterns, Ukraine

The most unique and outstanding Ukrainian embroidery technique – Borshchiv embroidery

Borshchiv embroidered shirts (Ternopil region, Western part of Ukraine) are made using unique techniques and patterns. The traditional clothing of this area differs from any other region of Ukraine. Black color predominates in Borshchiv embroidery patterns. But despite it, the garments look festive and sophisticated, not depressing or mourning. And that's magic. There is a collector in Ukraine who gathers Borshchiv embroidered clothing, studies it and spreads the knowledge about the national…

Galicia and Bukovina (provinces of Austria-Hungary), 1900 Austria, Ukraine, Old Maps, Family History, Hungary, Vintage World Maps, Greenwich Village, Gypsy Soul, Genealogy

Galicia and Bukovina (provinces of Austria-Hungary), 1900

Galicia and Bukovina (provinces of Austria-Hungary), 1900 (19th Century, Austria, Europe, Hungary, Spain)

Ukrainian immigration, settlement and community-building in Canada Canadian Identity, National Movement, Immigration Canada, Canadian History, My Heritage, Public School, Ancestry, Family History, Community Building

Ukrainians in Canada: The Formative Years, 1891–1924

Covering the initial phase of Ukrainian immigration, settlement and community-building in Canada, this history goes beyond existing accounts in three important respects. First, the Ukrainian experience in Canada is placed firmly within the context of Canadian history, as well as the history of immigrants and immigration. The social and economic forces that pushed Ukrainian peasants out of eastern Galicia and northern Bukovyna and pulled them to Canada are examined. The efforts of…