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1. Facts and Figures about Dakota Territory for those intending to settle Facts and Figures about Dakota Territory for those intending to settle Agriculture; Land surveys; Pioneer Era; Environment; Transportation; Weather; Business & Industry; A twenty page pocket volume that contains facts, figures, and also describes and answers questions about farming and homesteading in Dakota Territory in 1886. Also included is information for emigrants,...

2. William H. Rettke's homestead, south of Beulah, N.D. William H. Rettke's homestead, south of Beulah, N.D. Weather; Pioneer Era This photograph features William Rettke's shack south of Beulah, N.D at right. It is a small wooden structure with a chimney. At left, another wooden structure is visible. Both structures look very rugged....

3. William H. Rettke's homestead, south of Beulah, N.D. William H. Rettke's homestead, south of Beulah, N.D. Pioneer Era This photograph features William Rettke's shack south of Beulah, N.D at right. A piece of farm machinery is sitting near the shack. At center, another wooden building is visable with a buggy near it. Several...

4. Early homesteaders, Mercer County, N.D. Early homesteaders, Mercer County, N.D. People; Pioneer Era; Henry Lund and Arvid Nelson pose for this photograph in front of a wooden fence. Both men wear bib overalls and hats. Henry Lund sits while Arvid Nelson stands next to him. Behind them a blanket hangs...

5. Early Homesteaders cutting sod for sod houses, Mercer County, N.D. Early Homesteaders cutting sod for sod houses, Mercer County, N.D. People; Pioneer Era Early homesteaders of Mercer County are pictured here with their wagons. They are cutting sod to build sod houses. At right, the hole they obtained the sod from is visible. In the background, prairie land...

6. Slope County Fair video Slope County Fair video Bands, clubs and societies; Education; Entertainment; People; Social Life & Customs; Sports & Recreation; Women; A parade celebrating the Slope County Fair. Included are men, women, and children riding on horseback, flag bearers, floats of water skiiers, homestead shacks, churning butter, the Statue of Liberty and...

7. Chas Frey Farm, Jamestown N.D. Chas Frey Farm, Jamestown N.D. Agriculture; Rural views; A view of the Charles Frey farm. The barn, silo, windmill, and shed are on the left. In the distance is a two story farmhouse.

8. Norris Wahl interview Norris Wahl interview City & Town Life; Education; Museums and historical societies; People; Social Life & Customs; An interview with Norris Wahl for the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum. Norris, 90 years old at the time of the interview, talks about growing up as one of fifteen children, speaking Norwegian at home, and...

9. Inez Kromarek interview Inez Kromarek interview City & Town Life; Education; People; Social Life & Customs; An interview with Inez Kromarek for the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum. Inez talks about her family history, her children and grandchildren, going to school in a one-room school house, teaching herself...

10. Emma Peterson interview Emma Peterson interview City & Town Life; Education; Entertainment; Museums and historical societies; People; Sports & Recreation; Social welfare; An interview with Emma Peterson for the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum. Emma, age 96 at the time of the interview, shares her family history; her family emigrated from Norway when she was 6. She also tells...

11. Andrew Sonsalla and Zook Childers interview Andrew Sonsalla and Zook Childers interview People; City & Town Life; Education; Agriculture; Business & Industry; An interview with Andrew Sonsalla and Zook Childers for the KPOK Bowman Radio-Thon for the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum. Andrew and Zook talk about their family histories, the history of Marmarth, North...

12. Lawrence Brown and Mary Jacobi interview Lawrence Brown and Mary Jacobi interview City & Town Life; People; Social Life & Customs; Women; An interview with Lawrence Brown and Mary Jacobi for the KPOK Bowman Radio-Thon for the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum. Mary and Lawrence discuss their family history, the history of Ludlow, North Dakota...

13. Lois DeBode and Robert Pierce interview Lois DeBode and Robert Pierce interview People; Women; City & Town Life; Social Life & Customs; Agriculture; An interview with Lois DeBode and Robert Pierce for the KPOK Bowman Radio-Thon for the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum. Lois and Robert talk about their family history, their parent's homesteads, their...

14. Selma Gunderson and Lawrence Brown interview Selma Gunderson and Lawrence Brown interview People; City & Town Life; Social Life & Customs; Pioneer era An interview with Selma Gunderson and Lawrence Brown for the KPOK Bowman Radio-Thon for the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum. Selma talks about her family history, her parent's homestead with a sod barn,...

15. Herb and Louise Brown, and Donald Lowe interviews Herb and Louise Brown, and Donald Lowe interviews People; City & Town Life; Women; An interview with Herb and Louise Brown, and Donald Lowe for the KPOK Bowman Radio-Thon for the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum. The Browns talk about their family history, their parents homesteads, ranching,...

16. Newberry family homesteading in Griggs County, N.D. Newberry family homesteading in Griggs County, N.D. Agriculture; Pioneer Era; People; Rural views; A view of a homestead. On the left is a seated behind a team of two mules and an ox, next to them a boy sits ontop of a mule. Two small girls wash dishes and another girl sweeps the door step of a one...

17. Schafer homestead and farm, Valley City, N.D. Schafer homestead and farm, Valley City, N.D. Agriculture; People; Rural views; View of the John Schafer homestead and farm near Valley City, N.D. On the left is a small house with barrels against one wall. A woman and child sit in a carriage pulled by one horse. Two other structures...

18. The Commerce, Manufactures, and Progress of Valley City, Dakota The Commerce, Manufactures, and Progress of Valley City, Dakota Business & Industry; Pioneer Era; People; City & Town Life; Communication; Fifty two page booklet on the commerce, manufactures, and progress of Valley City, Dakota Territory.

19. Old Settlers Association Ledger, Mercer County, N.D. Old Settlers Association Ledger, Mercer County, N.D. People; Landmarks; Indians of North America; Agriculture; City & Town Life; Politics & Government; Pioneer Era This ledger includes obituaries of the old settlers of Mercer County as well as minutes of meetings. Information about homesteaders of Mercer County and details of the first old settlers picnic can be...

20. L. F. Temme interview L. F. Temme interview People; City & Town Life; L. F. Temme, long time resident of Beulah, N.D. is interviewed about his life. Details about fighting in World War I, his office, his occupation, and when he arrived in Mercer County were discussed in...
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