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Title:  Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vollmer Oral History Photo Collection

Dates: 1897-1915

Collection Number: 00032-BU-14

Quantity: 6 items

Abstract: Photographs copied from personal collection of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vollmer during their oral history interview in Willow City (ND), Bottineau County. Interview is available on Oral History Tape #0087A & 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.

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.

Photographs Inventory

00032-BU-14-01                Art Vollmer,age 3 1897
00032-BU-14-02                Mrs. John Daniel Vollmer holding son Charlie, son Art standing alongside in front of John D. Vollmer's sod homestead shack
00032-BU-14-03                Omemee Military Band ca. 1901
00032-BU-14-04               Warren Shaw's threshing rig, Omemee (ND) 1915: Charlie Vollmer, Art Vollmer, and Mike and Warren Shaw               
00032-BU-14-05                Vollmer's Livery and Feed, Omemee (ND) 1906: John D. Vollmer, Charlie, Roy, and Milton Vollmer
00032-BU-14-06                John Daniel Vollmer's threshing rig on John Brandt's farm 3 ½ miles SW of Omemee (ND) 1903

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