|Title||Harvey and Bertha Harrison family portrait |
|Date of Original||before 1910 |
|Description||Family portrait of the Harvey and Bertha Harrison family. Harvey sits in a chair on the left with a infant in his arms and a dog at his feet. Bertha Harrison sits in a wicker chair on the right with baby in her lap. Six other children stand in the back. The floor has a fur rug on it. |
Clothing & dress
|Personal Name||Harrison, Harvey|
Harrison, Bertha Warren
Brimer, Rebecca Harrison
Harrison, Harvey Jr.
Barnes County (N.D.)
|Item Number||BC 4-9-1 |
|Format of Original||Photographic prints|
|Dimensions of Original||22 x 29 cm. |
|Transcription||"Harvey Harrison, family history between"--Handwritten underneath photograph. |
"History of Harvey + Bertha Harrison. Harvey Harrison Sr. Came from Nova Scotia. He came to the Urbana territory. He was one of the first settlers to come and built a home. Mr. Harrison married Bertha Warren. Mr. Harison had one sister and one brother. After settling in their new home, they began to raise a family - They were the parents of 3 sons, 6 daughters - The oldest son died in France from wounds suffered in a battle of World War I. the year 1918. Rebecca (the oldest daughter) married Andrew Brimer Jr. in June 1910 - She passed away in May 1911. Elizabeth passed away at a very early age - The other children all attended the Urbana school - Eckelson Township district 46. The children gradually married + settled in their own homes. Harvey Harrison Jr. stayed and farmed the home farm - He to married and raised a family of 3 sons and 1 daughter. Harvey Jr. passed away in June of 1993. All his brother + sisters passed away before Harvey Jr - He was the last one to leave this world. Ending a long line of History - Submitted by Dorothy (Mrs. Tuentin ?) Blank"--Handwritten on paper with photographs.
|Notes||Photographer unknown. |
Title created by staff.
|Repository Institution||Barnes County Historical Society|
|Repository Collection||Barnes County Historical Society Photograph Collection|
|Credit Line||Barnes County Historical Society (BC 4-9-1) |
|Rights Management||Copyright status unknown. |
Owned by Barnes County Historical Society.
|Ordering Information||Barnes County Historical Society address: |
315 Central Ave. N.
Valley City, ND 58072
Phone number: 701-845-0966
|Grant||NHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08 |
|Digital ID||dmBC491 |