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Grace Jacobsen standing at door to her homestead shack
Grace Jacobsen standing at door to her homestead shack
TitleGrace Jacobsen standing at door to her homestead shack
Date of Original191-
DescriptionGrace Jacobsen standing in doorway of her wood homestead.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectWomen
Subject (LCTGM)Homesteading
Women
Houses
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameNelson, Grace Jacobsen, 1891-1984
LocationGrant County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1910-1919
Item Number2008.116.111; 2008.39.1
Negative Number35mm-314.29a
Format of OriginalSlides
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Grace Jacobsen Nelson shack" - Handwritten on slide mount.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Grace Jacobsen Nelson's completed questionnaire and additional biographical information in Lindgren's research papers, including photocopy of her 1912 diary, the year she homesteaded (Mss 292.1.106). Copy print also in collection.
Biography/HistoryGrace Jacobsen was born in 1891 in St. Paul, Minn. In 1903 her father homesteaded 13 miles south of Sims, N.D. and in 1912 Grace also homesteaded in Grant County, N.D. near her parents Nels Jacobsens. Grace married Lawrence Nelson. He was born in 1893 in Iowa and moved in 1907 near Almont, N.D. with his parents.
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 (2008.116.111)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Languageeng
Digital IDrs010116
Original SourceSlide
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