Steve Kurkjian's father, his father's mother, and a cousin as they got set to travel to America in 1920.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fifty Armenian men who were rounded up in the city of Gesaria (now Kayseri) and all who were eventually murdered during the Armenian Genocide

 

 

 

 

 

 

A typical evacuation photo - the men in the villages were executed and the women and children ordered to evacuate.

 

 Map of Turkey, with Armenia shown on the right

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A very brief New York Times story about the persecution of Armenians