|Title||Ada Asch Rush portrait |
|Date of Original||190-? |
|Description||Studio portrait of Ada Asch as young woman, likely before she was married. Where taken unknown, likely Emmons County, N.D. |
|Ordering Information||Consult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services |
|Subject (LCTGM)||Portrait photographs|
|Subject (Local)||Women homesteaders|
|Personal Name||Rush, Ada Asch, 1884-|
Emmons County (N.D.)
|Item Number||2008.116.9 |
|Format of Original||Slides|
|Dimensions of Original||5 x 5 cm. |
|Transcription||"Ada Asch (Rush) married, 'The Opera Style'" - Handwritten on slide mount.|
"Ada Asch came alone from South Dakota, but she could get advice from a relative who lived nearby. Courtesy Clement Rush" - Identification with image published in Land in Her Own Name, p. 30.
|Notes||Title supplied by staff.|
Copied from original photographic print.
Questionnaire sheet completed by son Clement Rush and in Lindgren papers (292.1.12).
|Biography/History||Ada Asch was born in 1884 in Iowa and raised by other family when her parents died when she was young. She came to Emmons County, N.D. in 1901-1902 from Del Rapids, S.D. and homesteaded near Hague. She proved up her land in 1908. She married William Rush in 1905 and they continued to live in Emmons County where they farmed. In 1920 the lived in DeLamere, N.D. where he operated a hardware store. They later moved to Moorhead, Minn. where William died in 1931. |
|Repository Institution||North Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies|
|Repository Collection||H. Elaine Lindgren Photograph Collection 2008|
|Collection Finding Aid||Consult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/1059 |
|Credit Line||Institute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2008.116.9) |
|Digital ID||rs010014 |
|Original Source||Slide |