Greenland

Family ties, Sisimiut, Greenland

Family ties, Sisimiut, Greenland

Meet Tukumminnguaq Olsen. You can call her Tuku, and this is her great grandfather, Gustav Olsen. Tuku’s from Thule, West Greenland’s northernmost community, and this is a monument to her great grandfather which stands outside the church in Sisimiut. He was a Greenlandic missionary, and the plaque commemorates him and his wife, Ane-Sophia Olsen. “The…