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Thompson sisters homestead, Effie, Minn.
Thompson sisters homestead, Effie, Minn.
TitleThompson sisters homestead, Effie, Minn.
Date of Original1904?
DescriptionView of log cabin in woods with four women seated and three men standing in front. Also visible in the scene are four rifles leaned up against each other and a stool near the doorway to the cabin.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectPioneer Era
Subject (LCTGM)Log cabins
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameThompson family
LocationEffie (Minn.)
Itasca County (Minn.)
United States
Item Number2008.116.366
Format of OriginalSlides
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"L-R No Film, Mathilda Thompson, Mary & on corner Severina, All homesteaded near Effie MN - 1904" - handwritten on slide mount.
"Second from left Mathilda Thompson. Third from [left] her sister Mary Thompson, at corner of homestead - another sister Severina Thompson. next to her - not able to see newly wed wife of Pedar Wardner. Her husband is bearded man in front of cabin (slide from Mrs. Percy Bredgeford, Rt. 3 Box 849 Bemidji MN her aunt was Josephine Danielson). All those pictured built individual log cabins on their claims near Effie Minnesota 1904" - handwritten back of on print (2008.96.2).
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Copied from original gelatin silver print.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionH. Elaine Lindgren Photograph Collection 2008
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2008.116.366)
Digital IDrs010371
Original SourceSlide
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