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Anton and Kathrine Gorecki farm home, Wash County, N.D.
Anton and Kathrine Gorecki farm home, Wash County, N.D.
TitleAnton and Kathrine Gorecki farm home, Wash County, N.D.
Date of Originalca. 1903
DescriptionFamily standing in front of wood-frame house with farmland in background. In foreground are what appears to be ducks and chickens.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectPioneer Era
Subject (LCTGM)Houses
Families
Ducks
Chickens
Subject (LCSH)Polish Americans
Horizon
Personal NameGorecki, Anton, 1829-1914
Gorecki, Kathrine, 1839-1915
LocationFordville (N.D.)
Walsh County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1900-1909
Item Number2008.116.77; 2008.27.1
Negative Number35mm 293.23-24
Format of OriginalSlides
Copy photographic prints
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Lucy Gorecki (Blasky) parents' home" - Handwritten on slide mount.
Lucy Gorecki Blasky's parents home. Lucy is on the bicycle. This frame house replaced their sod homestead. Medford twp., Walsh Co. N.D., about 1903. Mr. and Mrs. Anton Gorecki on left side of picture" - 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 regarding daughter Lucy and the family (Mss 292.1.80).
Biography/HistoryAnton and Kathrine Gorecki immigrated from Poland circa 1874 and settled in Marquette, Michigan. In 1882 the family moved to Walsh County, N.D. where they homesteaded and raised their family. Anton died in 1914 and Kathrine in 1915.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionH. Elaine Lindgren Photograph Collection 2008
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/1059
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2008.116.77)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs010082
Original SourceSlide
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