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Sod house interior, Divide County, N.D.
Sod house interior, Divide County, N.D.
TitleSod house interior, Divide County, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1904 and 1920
DescriptionBernt O. Paulson cooking at stove inside of sod house. He smokes a pipe while stirring a bowl. The interior of the house has been wallpapered and a shelf with various cans is in the left corner of the room.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPeople
Pioneer Era
Subject (LCTGM)Cookery
Men
Stoves
Sod buildings
Pipes (Smoking)
Immigrants
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian Americans
Personal NamePaulson, Bernt O.
LocationDivide County (N.D.)
Burg (N.D. : Township)
Decade1900-1909
1910-1919
Item NumberA0769
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryBernt O. Paulson (1878-1958) was a Norwegian immigrant who settled in Burg, Divide County, ND in 1905. He was a farmer and blacksmith with five children.
Bibliographic ReferenceHistories and Stories of Divide County: Written by the Participants or Relatives. Walsworth, Marceline, MO: 1964. 103.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A0769)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA0769
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