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Title: Mr. and Mrs. Willie Olson Oral History Photo Collection

Dates: 1895-1900

Collection Number: 00032-RM-13

Quantity: 5 items

Abstract: Photographs copied from personal collection of Mr. and Mrs. Willie Olson during their Oral History Interview in Fort Ransom (ND), Ransom County. The interview can be found on Oral History tape 772B.

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-RM-13-01               Knut (Newton) Olson family Golden Wedding Anniversary ca. 1898-1900. Knut Olson bought the farm 6 miles N of Fort Ransom (ND) ca. 1881
00032-RM-13-02               Knut Olson home 6 miles N of Fort Ransom (ND)
00032-RM-13-03               Preston Band 1895: Hans Slattum, Fran Slattum, Benny's half brother Anderson, Henry Ramseth, Casper Ramseth, David Olson(Uncle), Band Leader Thoreson, Carl Nygard, Ole Slattum, Severene Prestrud, Oscar Olson, Martin Prestrud, William Olson(Dad)
00032-RM-13-04               Congregation of old Preston Church N of Fort Ransom (ND) 1900
00032-RM-13-05               Threshing rig owned by Ole and Hans Slattum and William Olson near Preston (ND) N of Fort Ransom (ND)

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