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Emma Hagen holding rifle on her homestead
Emma Hagen holding rifle on her homestead
TitleEmma Hagen holding rifle on her homestead
Date of Original191-
DescriptionEmma Hagen holding rifle to shoot next to window on her homestead with other woman visible inside window.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectWomen
Subject (LCTGM)Rifles
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian American women
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameFoster, Emma Hagen, 1887-1963
LocationWilliams County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2008.116.81; 2008.31.1
Negative Number35mm 296.11
Format of OriginalSlides
Copy photographic prints
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Emma Hagen (Foster)" - Handwritten on slide mount.
"Emma Hagen (Foster) taken in front of her homestead home. Lizzie Frge, cousin of Seymour Foster is inside" - Handwritten on back of copy photographic 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 292.1.86).
Biography/HistoryEmma Hagen was born at Ringsaker, Norway in 1887 and came to America in 1907, living in Wisconsin before coming to North Dakota to homestead in 1910. Her parents and sibling also came to homestead in Stoney Creek Township, Williams County, N.D. Living nearby to Emma's homestead was Seymour Foster who she married in 1913. They lived on his land and raised six children. Emma died in 1963.
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 (2008.116.81)
Digital IDrs010086
Original SourceSlide
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