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Title: George and Esther Overn Oral History Photo Collection

Dates: 1905-1950

Collection Number: 00032-BA-08

Quantity: 8 items

Provenance: The North Dakota Oral History Project was undertaken by Larry Sprunk, with the cooperation of the North Dakota American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, the North Dakota Farmers Union, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota. The primary objective of the North Dakota Oral History Project was to conduct oral tape recorded interviews with North Dakotans who lived through the state's history and who could speak of this history from a first-hand basis. Interviewees were photographed at the time of their interviews. In addition, the project borrowed over 6,000 historical photographs which were copied and added to the State Historical Society's collection. Many interviewees also donated family histories, documents, letters, ledgers, books, and artifacts.

Property Rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to this collection.

Copyrights: Copyrights to 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 or an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.

This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.

Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.

Photographs Inventory
00032-BA-08-01        First Sons of Norway Kathryn (ND). Six men in formal studio portrait include Olaf Roe, P. N. Nordseth, Tom Norgaard, Knut Losberg, Ole Haiberg, and P. Throud 1905-1907
00032-BA-08-02        Mr. and Mrs. G. G. Overn in their cream station, Kathryn (ND) ca. 1922-1923
00032-BA-08-03        Olaf Hoiberg rural carrier, Postmaster K. O. Abrokamsen and Engebret Tommeraus outside Post Office, Kathryn (ND) 1919
00032-BA-08-04        First Farmers Elevator with board of directors Kathryn (ND) ca. 1900-1910
00032-BA-08-05        Ole Venas, first blacksmith and first family to settle in Kathryn (ND), seated in chair reading newspaper Fargo Forum with title "Wants 20,000 Draftees Quick" ca. 1940  
00032-BA-08-06        Peter Olson, Olaf Haiberg and Tom Norgaard's Livery Barn, Stable and Dray Line, Kathryn (ND) ca. 1910-1914
00032-BA-08-07        Brothers of the Brush on 50th Anniversary, Kathryn (ND) 1950
00032-BA-08-08        17th of May Celebration Parade, Kathryn (ND) May 17, 1919

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