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Title: Edwin J. Taylor
Dates: ca. 1875-1960

Collection Number: 00029

Quantity: 155 items

Abstract: Images used in the Bismarck Jubilee Book published by the Rotary Club.

Provenance: The collection was donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota by Edwin James Taylor Jr. in January 1984.

Property Rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to this collection.
Copyrights: Copyrights to materials in this collection remain with the donor, publisher, author, or author's heirs.  Researchers should consult the 1976 Copyright Act, Public Law 94-553, Title 17, U.S. Code and an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.
Access: This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Citation: Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.       

Related Collections:       
MSS 10064 Edwin James Taylor Family Papers


Edwin James Taylor, 86, state Supreme Court reporter and law librarian for 32 years, died at 6:26 p.m. February 9th in a local hospital. He had been hospitalized since Dec. 2, 1955, after he had suffered a stroke while at work.

Mr. Taylor was born October 27, 1869, in Waddington, New York to John and Isabella H. Taylor. Taylor came to North Dakota in 1890 after receiving a Bachelor of Science degree from St. Lawrence College, Canton, NY, began a public service career that year which lasted for 65 years. He had announced retirement from his high court position in November, 1955, three weeks before he became ill.

Mr. Taylor came to Grand Forks in the spring of 1890 to teach a one-room school at Emerado. Among his pupils were men who grew up to be locally and nationally famous, they included W. L. Nuessle, who became chief justice of the North Dakota Supreme Court; John Hancock, New York banker; Thomas Cooper, who later became Kentucky Agricultural College president; Arthur Netcher, Fessenden and Fargo banker, and Roy Stewart, Red River Valley elevator superintendent.

Mr. Taylor became superintendent of schools of Grand Forks County in 1892 and was deputy superintendent of Public Instruction from 1902 through 1908. He accepted the position of Superintendent of Public Instruction in (1-3) 1910 which he held for six years. During and after World War I, he was employed in U. S. Army hospitals from 1918 to 1920.

Mr. Taylor was a member of the North Dakota Bar, a member of the Presbyterian Church, the Beta Theta Pi college fraternity, the Masonic Lodge Scottish and York Rites and the Shrine.

He was married to Charlotte Mary Sterrett of Irvington, KY, on June 27, 1900, at Dakota. She survives him as do two sons, Edwin J., Jr., dean of the engineering school at Ohio University, and Herndon, contractor at Topeka, Kan.

Source:  Bismarck Tribune, Friday 10 February 1956


00029-00001       Oscar H. Will                      
00029-00002       Mildred and Francis Marquette in biplane, 1920
00029-00003       Albert Marquette                           
00029-00004       Margaret Phelps Joe Mathew Ella and Willet Hartley and Nita Phelps in Buick automobile, 1906 
00029-00005       W.S. Casselman                               
00029-00006       Sister M. Boniface, February 22, 1922
00029-00007       Duncan John MacGillis, 1887      
00029-00008       Mrs. Duncan John MacGillis nee Elizabeth Flora Wilcox, 1887      
00029-00009       Harry DeCampt and James Foley                              
00029-00010       Main Avenue looking west Northern Pacific Railroad Golden Spike Excursion, Bismarck (D.T.), 1883
00029-00011       Fred Fisher Henry W. Richholt, 1898       
00029-00012       Missouri Valley Motor Co., Bismarck (N.D.), 1915             
00029-00013       North Dakota State Capitol, Bismarck (D.T.)
00029-00014       Fire Department 5th Street and Broadway, Bismarck (N.D.), 1910
00029-00015       Bismarck Fire Department, Bismarck (N.D.), 1900
00029-00016       Pioneer Fire Company No. 1, Bismarck (N.D.), 1890
00029-00017       Oscar H. Will's Pioneer Seed House seed corn shipment to Pretoria South Africa               
00029-00018       Northern Pacific Passenger Engine No. 2677 in 50 mph blizzard winds, Bismarck (N.D.)
00029-00019       Martin L. Marsh proprietor and J. W. Raymond in front of Capitol Hotel, Bismarck (D.T.), 1875     
00029-00020       Albert Marquette and Capital Laundry                  
00029-00021       Jack Lyon Tom Lee and Phil Fitch in Jack Lyon's Teepee (Speak-easy in Prohibition), Bismarck (N.D.), 1920
00029-00022       Buick in front of Hensler's Automobile Livery and Garage near corner of 9th Street and Rosser Avenue, Bismarck (N.D.), 1905    
00029-00023       Interior of Hensler's Automobile Livery and Garage near corner of 9th Street and Rosser Avenue, Bismarck (N.D.), 1905       
00029-00024       Flood Mandan (N.D.), 1929         
00029-00025       Capitol, Bismarck (N.D.), 1932
00029-00026       Building, Bismarck (N.D.)
00029-00027       Oscar H. Will Pioneer Seed House, Bismarck (N.D.), October 5, 1904
00029-00028       Oscar H. Will and Company Store, Bismarck (N.D.), 1890-1897     
00029-00029       Burleigh County Courthouse, Bismarck (N.D.), 1933        
00029-00030       Oscar H. Will                      
00029-00031       Mrs. Little Crow, J. L. and Katie Brady Millinery Shop                       
00029-00032       Sterrett, Harland A., September 15, 1944
00029-00033       U.S.S. Delaware, 1922   
00029-00034       Main looking up 2nd Street, Bismarck (N.D.), 1893
00029-00038       Aughney, Frank                               
00029-00039       Craswell, Lew                   
00029-00040       Larsen, Clarence C.                         
00029-00041       Harty, J.M.                         
00029-00042       Lucas, Arthur W.                              
00029-00043       Ritterbush, Robert                         
00029-00044       Ritterbush, Robert                         
00029-00045       Cypert, Earl D.                  
00029-00046       Seiner, Dale                       
00029-00047       Richmond, Leslie A.                        
00029-00048       Larson, Leonard W. (Dr.)                              
00029-00049       Meyer, Phil                        
00029-00050       Nelson, Curt                      
00029-00051       Normann, Rolf A.                            
00029-00052       Lahr, W.E.                           
00029-00053       LaRose, Victor (Dr.), 1903            
00029-00054       Langren, G.M.                  
00029-00055       Keniston, George                           
00029-00056       Will School just being completed, 1905  
00029-00057       Gussner, Arthur W.                        
00029-00058       Taylor, E.J.                          
00029-00059       Towne, Roy S. (Dr.)                        
00029-00060       Toney, (Dr.)                       
00029-00061       McNamarra, Col.
00029-00062       Lee, John                            
00029-00063       Will, George Francis                       
00029-00064       Will, George Francis                       
00029-00065       Skeels, Barlow K.                             
00029-00066       Constons, George M. (Dr.), 1934              
00029-00067       Cross, Bert                         
00029-00068       Bonham, C.A.                   
00029-00069       Simpson, Bob                   
00029-00070       Bergeson, R.M.                
00029-00071       Webb, Bob                        
00029-00072       Richmond, Les                  
00029-00073       Simonson, Kelly A.                          
00029-00074       Robertson, Chas.                            
00029-00075       Copelin, Fred A.                               
00029-00076       Hendricks, Earl M., 1933               
00029-00077       Humphreys, George T.                 
00029-00078       Logan, Roy P.                    
00029-00079       Larsen, Clarence C.                         
00029-00080       Perry, Ed                             
00029-00081       Bird, George F., 1918     
00029-00082       Rotary  Club, T. R. Atkinson, 1920-1930  
00029-00083       Anderson, J.C.                  
00029-00084       Payne, William                 
00029-00085       Lauer, W.J. (Dr.)                              
00029-00086       Wait, Jason E.                   
00029-00087       Bell, J.L.                               
00029-00088       Wachter, E.C.                    
00029-00089       Tice, A.K.                            
00029-00090       Slorby, Carl                        
00029-00091       Bergeson, Raymond M.                               
00029-00092       Bechtold, Louis F.                            
00029-00093       Peters, C.H. (M.D)                          
00029-00094       Locory, Al                           
00029-00095       Nelland, Paul                    
00029-00096       Finney, Burt                      
00029-00097       Dullam, George Francis                
00029-00098       Dobler, Hal                         
00029-00099       Branley, James R.                            
00029-00100       Duekworth, Mayor                        
00029-00101       Finney, Bart                       
00029-00102       Copelin, Fred E.                               
00029-00103       Taylor, James C.                               
00029-00104       Tavis, Arthur A.                
00029-00105       Simonson, Kelly A.                          
00029-00106       Turner, C.C.                       
00029-00107       Trimble, James                 
00029-00108       Saxvik, H.O.                       
00029-00109       Halvorson, Hank                              
00029-00110       Hintgen, Jack                    
00029-00111       Duemeland, George A.                
00029-00112       Duemeland, Henry J.                     
00029-00113       Davis, J.E., Burleigh County (N.D.), 1960
00029-00114       French, John P.                
00029-00115       Rotary club, Clyde L Young, 1920-1930   
00029-00116       Craswell, L.S.                     
00029-00117       Conklin, Fred                    
00029-00118       Churchill, Neil                   
00029-00119       Schiminsky, Otto                             
00029-00120       Hoffman, John A.                            
00029-00121       Jackson, J.P.                      
00029-00122       Thompson, L.K.                
00029-00123       Wagner, Harry                  
00029-00124       Holbein, Bill                       
00029-00125       Kraft, William T.                               
00029-00126       Ward,                   
00029-00127       Stephenson,                     
00029-00129       Bublitz, William                
00029-00130       Challman, R.T.                  
00029-00131       Bolster, Art                        
00029-00132       Mote, Sharon                   
00029-00133       Bonham, Ray                    
00029-00134       Bonham, Clyde                
00029-00135       Mann, George;                
00029-00136       Larson, John A.                
00029-00137       Larson, John A.                
00029-00138       Logee, Lloyd                      
00029-00139       Brandes, Harry (Dr.)                       
00029-00140       LaRose, Victor (Dr.)                        
00029-00141       Little, Clarence Belden, Bismarck (N.D.)
00029-00142       McLeod, J.J.M.                 
00029-00143       Fonte, Al                             
00029-00144       Murphy, F.W.                   
00029-00145       Quain, Eric P. (Dr.)                          
00029-00146       Quanrud, Ted                   
00029-00147       Nelson, Carl                       
00029-00148       Christianson, A.M. (Judge)                         
00029-00149       Nuessle, William L.                         
00029-00150       Niles, Harvey                    
00029-00151       Peterson, John                
00029-00152       Postlerhwaite, Harry C. (Rev.)                   
00029-00153       Rawlings, G.A.                  
00029-00154       Steines, Jeff                      
00029-00155       Dullam, George Francis

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