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Randi Garmann standing outside her homestead shack
Randi Garmann standing outside her homestead shack
TitleRandi Garmann standing outside her homestead shack
Date of Original191-?
DescriptionWoman standing at corner of tar paper shack with pig by door.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectWomen
Subject (LCTGM)Homesteading
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian American women
Tar paper shacks
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameStockman, Randi Garmann, 1881-1954
LocationTioga (N.D.)
Williams County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2008.116.62
Format of OriginalSlides
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
TranscriptionRandi Garmann (Stockman) Shack and pig" - Handwritten on slide mount.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Copied from original gelatin silver print.
Completed questionnaire and additional biographical information in Lindgren's research papers (Mss 292.1.73).
Illus. in: Land in Her Own Name, p. 230.
Biography/HistoryRandi Garmann was born at Bergen, Norway in 1881 where she was educated as a nurse. She immigrated to America in 1905 and lived at Portland, N.D. where she was a nurse to Dr. Schanche. After the doctor died in 1910 Randi and his widow and her children homesteaded on adjoining claims near Tioga in Williams County, N.D. She married Haakon Stockman, also an immigrant from Norway, and they lived on her homestead. She died in 1954 and Haakon in 1966.
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 (2008.116.62)
Digital IDrs010067
Original SourceSlide
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