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Title:  Melvin Monroe and Joseph Salveson Oral History Photo Collection

Dates: 1914-1919

Collection Number: 00032-BK-20

Quantity: 11 items

Abstract: Photographs copied from the personal collections of Melvin Monroe and Joseph Salveson during their oral history interview in Columbus (ND), Burke County. Interview is available on Oral History Tape #129A & 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-20-01        Birds eye view of Columbus (ND) 1916
00032-BK-20-02        John Salveson's homestead farm 2 miles straight north of Columbus (ND) 1917
00032-BK-20-03        Joseph, Johnny, Melvin, and Monroe Salveson steam plowing in Short Creek Township, near Columbus (ND)  1917      
00032-BK-20-04        Cutting grain on John Salveson's farm 2 miles N of Columbus (ND) 1919            
00032-BK-20-05        Burke County draftees outside courthouse, Bowbells (ND) 1916
00032-BK-20-06        Salveson Brothers threshing rig Columbus ND ca. 1914-1915
00032-BK-20-07        Salveson Brothers threshing rig, Columbus (ND) 1918
00032-BK-20-08        Salveson Brothers and Columbus Band in front of First International Bank, Columbus (ND) 1912
00032-BK-20-09        Salveson Brothers threshing rig, Columbus (ND) 1918
00032-BK-20-10        John Salveson family homestead 2 miles N of Columbus (ND) 1914
00032-BK-20-11        Melvin Salveson and the Columbus High School Basketball team Columbus (ND) 1919

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