|Title||Randi Garmann at train station in Tioga, N.D. |
|Date of Original||1910 |
|Description||Randi Garmann beside a number of trunks on railroad station. In background are several men and a grain elevator. |
|Ordering Information||Consult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services |
|Subject (LCTGM)||Railroad stations|
|Subject (LCSH)||Norwegian American women|
|Subject (Local)||Women homesteaders|
|Personal Name||Stockman, Randi Garmann, 1881-1954|
Williams County (N.D.)
|Item Number||2008.116.66; 2008.24.3 & 4 |
|Format of Original||Slides|
Copy photographic prints
|Dimensions of Original||5 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.
|Notes||Title supplied by staff.|
Copied from original gelatin silver print.
Completed questionnaire and additional biographical information in Lindgren's research papers (Mss 292.1.73).
|Biography/History||Randi 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 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 (2008.116.66) |
|Digital ID||rs010071 |
|Original Source||Slide |