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Title:  Ray Ely Oral History Photo Collection

Dates: 1902-1940

Collection Number: 00032-BK-19

Quantity: 6 items

Abstract: Photographs copied from the personal collection of Ray Ely during his oral history interview in Columbus (ND), Burke County. Interview is available on Oral History Tape #128A & B in MSS 10157.

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-BK-19-01                 Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ely and Mr. and Mrs. John and Adele Ely ca. 1930-1940
00032-BK-19-02                 Margaret Miller on her horse on her farm 1 1/2 miles SE of Larson(ND) 1918
00032-BK-19-03                 Maude Ely, Alice Ely with daughter Alice Ely, Larson (ND) 1902
00032-BK-19-04                 Hanna Mahoney's homestead 1 1/2 miles S of Larson (ND) 1908
00032-BK-19-05                 Maude and John Ely and their hired man with their horses, Larson (ND) 1910
00032-BK-19-06                 Mark Everson steam breaking rig breaking ground N of Larson (ND) 1908

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