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Randi Garmann at train station in Tioga, N.D.
Randi Garmann at train station in Tioga, N.D.
TitleRandi Garmann at train station in Tioga, N.D.
Date of Original1910
DescriptionRandi Garmann beside a number of trunks on railroad station. In background are several men and a grain elevator.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectWomen
Subject (LCTGM)Railroad stations
Grain elevators
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian American women
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameStockman, Randi Garmann, 1881-1954
LocationTioga (N.D.)
Williams County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2008.116.66; 2008.24.3 & 4
Format of OriginalSlides
Copy photographic prints
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Randi Garmann" - Handwritten on slide mount.
"Randi Garmann at train station probably going up to Tioga to meet her future husband. Trnks probably are not hers" - Handwritten on back of copy print.
"Norwegian, Randi Garmann - Stockman at train station in Tioga, N.D., Williams Co., homesteaded 1910, 29 years old" - Handwritten on back of copy print.
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).
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 (2008.116.66)
Digital IDrs010071
Original SourceSlide
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