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Andrea Farland and her children in front of homestead house, Williams County, N.D.
Andrea Farland and her children in front of homestead house, Williams County, N.D.
TitleAndrea Farland and her children in front of homestead house, Williams County, N.D.
Date of Original1914
DescriptionWoman and two children standing in front of two-story house on claim of Andrea Farland.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectWomen
Subject (LCTGM)Houses
Homesteading
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian American women
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameFarland, Andrea, 1855-1945
LocationWildrose (N.D.)
Williams County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1910-1919
Item Number2008.116.54
Format of OriginalSlides
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Andrea Farland front of door before house, 1914" - Handwritten on slide mount.
"Andrea Farland (near door) had a home larger than the ordinary shack. Courtesy Amanda Winkjer" - Caption with image in Land in Her Own Name, p. 103.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Copied from original gelatin silver print.
Completed questionnaire in Lindgren's research papers (292.1.66).
Biography/HistoryAndrea Farland was born in Norway in 1855 and married there Torkel Farland with whom she had ten children. In 1887 she came to America where her husband was already living, at Alexandria, Minn. They later moved to Veblen, S.D. where he died in 1907. In 1908 she and six of her children moved to Big Meadow Township, near Wildrose, N.D. to homestead. She died in 1945.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionH. Elaine Lindgren Photograph Collection 2008
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/1059
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2008.116.54)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs010059
Original SourceSlide
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