|Title||Andrea Farland and her children in front of homestead house, Williams County, N.D. |
|Date of Original||1914 |
|Description||Woman and two children standing in front of two-story house on claim of Andrea Farland. |
|Ordering Information||Consult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services |
|Subject (LCSH)||Norwegian American women|
|Subject (Local)||Women homesteaders|
|Personal Name||Farland, Andrea, 1855-1945|
Williams County (N.D.)
|Item Number||2008.116.54 |
|Format of Original||Slides|
|Dimensions of Original||5 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.
|Notes||Title supplied by staff.|
Copied from original gelatin silver print.
Completed questionnaire in Lindgren's research papers (292.1.66).
|Biography/History||Andrea 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 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 (2008.116.54) |
|Digital ID||rs010059 |
|Original Source||Slide |