|Title||Anna Mathilda Berg and sister Mary |
|Date of Original||189-? |
|Description||Studio portrait of two women, Anna Berg seated and her sister standing |
|Ordering Information||Consult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services |
|Subject (Local)||Women homesteaders|
|Personal Name||Berg, Anna Mathilda, 1871-1957|
Eddy County (N.D.)
|Item Number||2008.116.14 |
|Format of Original||Slides|
|Dimensions of Original||5 x 5 cm. |
|Transcription||"Anna Mathilda Berg seated, Sister Mary" - Handwritten on slide mount.|
"Ann Mathilda Berg traded her homestead for a large house in warwick which she ran as a boarding house for teachers. Courtesy Mae and Floyd Jensen" - Caption with published photograph in Land in Her Own Name, p. 2000.
|Notes||Title supplied by staff.|
Copied from original gelatin silver print.
Completed questionnaire in Lindgren's research papers (292.1.15).
|Biography/History||Anna Mathilda Janson Berg was born in Sweden in 1871. She came to North Dakota in 1893 and in 1905 she homesteaded in Eddy County, south of Warwick, N.D. She sold the homestead in 1906 and moved into Warwick. She never married. |
|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 (2008.116.14) |
|Digital ID||rs010019 |
|Original Source||Slide |