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Title: Russell Buck

Dates: 1915-1946

Collection Number: 00421

Quantity: 15 items

Abstract: Farming and family scenes near Hazelton (ND)

Provenance: Russell A. Buck allowed the State Historical Society of North Dakota to make copies of photographs from his personal collection in January 1988.

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

Related Collections:
MSS 10424 Fred E. Buck
00627 Hanson Family
00675 Russell A. Buck

From the Emmons County Record, Thursday December 16, 1954
Fred E, Buck, 77, retired farmer, died suddenly at his home in Hazelton late Tuesday afternoon, December 7. He was the victim of a heart attack.

Born in Clayton County, Iowa December 27, 1877, Mr. Buck lived at Pipestone, Minn. until 1913. He then came to the Hazelton community and has since made his home there. His marriage to Ethel Johnson occurred at Inwood, Iowa March 12, 1905.

Funeral rites were held from the Hazelton Presbyterian Church at 2 o’clock Saturday afternoon, with Rev. L. E. Dickinson officiating. Arrangements were by the Kraft Funeral Home, Linton. Burial was made in the Hazelton cemetery. Special singing was by LaDelle Briggle, Calvin Kurtz and Mrs. N. E. Nelson. Mrs. Paul Kurtz was at the organ.

Pallbearers were Vernon Brindle, Roy Sparks, Homer Walker, Elmer Brindle, Matt Stramer, and Kenneth Bender, all of Hazelton.

Besides his widow, Mr. Buck leaves four sons and two daughters: Mrs. W. B. (Edna) Wallace, Minneapolis, Minn.; Loretta Buck, San Francisco, Calif.; Raymond, Lawrence, Russell, and Leonard Buck, all of Hazelton.

Also surviving are 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one brother, Melvin Buck, Temple City, Calif.; and one sister, Esther Bohenstiel, Hawthorne, Calif.

From the Emmons County Record, Tuesday December 7, 1993

Russell A. Buck, 79, rural Hazelton, died Tuesday, Nov. 30, 1993, at a hospital in Kennewick, Wash.

He was born Aug. 22, 1914 at Hazelton, the son of Fred E. and Ethel (Johnson) Buck. He attended a rural grade school and attended the Hazelton High School. Russell worked on various farms in Minnesota and in the Hazelton area. On July 25, 1943 he married Fern Brindle at Linton and they made their home on a farm south of Hazelton. Russell was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Napoleon and the treasurer for Danbury Township for 30 years.

He is survived by his wife, Fern Buck of Hazelton; one son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Kathy Buck of River Falls, Wisc.; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Joanne Buck of Kennewick, Wash., Janice and David Fannin of Richland, Wash., Joyce and Paul Scharold of Kennewick, Wash.; six grandchildren: Jennifer, Kristine, and Jason Buck, Zoae, Jubal, and Gedediah Scharold; two brothers: Raymond Buck of Linton, and Lawrence Buck of Hazelton; one sister, Loretta Buck of Salinas, Calif.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and one sister. Funeral services were held Saturday Dec. 4 at the Assembly of God Church, Linton, with Rev. David Reese officiating. Vivian Hanson was the organist. Leo Hughes played a violin solo and the church choir sang.

Burial was in the Hazelton cemetery under the direction of Myers-Weigel Funeral Home, Linton. Casket bearers were Dale Sands, Jesse Janko, Vernon Hanson, Dick Bender, Dan Brindle, and Alvin Schatz.


00421-01              Fred Buck making hay, Hazelton (ND) 1915
00421-02              S. E. Brindle threshing crew: Clark Brindle, Samuel E. Brindle, Emmons County (ND)
00421-03             Jonas Hammock; Agnes Buck; Herbert, Hulda, and Viola Bracht; and Lawrence, Leonard, Loretta, and Russell Buck outside schoolhouse (same as 00675-15)
00421-04              Group possibly on a picnic
00421-05             Pupils and teacher outside school: Eleanor Stamer, Charlotte Bermain, Arlisle and Elwood Cappelle, Willard Esch, Lillian Bracht, Jeanne Kurtz, Leonard Buck, Ethel Germiane, Irene Fischer, Loretta Buck, Edmund Fisher, Viola Bracht, Teacher Ethel Mandigo, LaVern Cappelle, Fern Brindle, Alice Fischer, Howard Kurtz, Betty Germaine, William Stramer, Pauline Bracht, Wayne Kurtz, George Bracht, Roy Bracht (same as 00675-14)
00421-06              Mom, Grandma Brown, Uncle William, George Van Horn, and Elmer Brindle on William Brown homestead, Sentinel Butte (ND) ca. 1920 (same image as 00675-12)
00421-07              Man holding a deer
00421-08              Two children holding baby goats                              
00421-09              Clark Brindle
00421-10              Group in front of car and home April 1946
00421-11              Letta and Ray Carr, Letta holding infant Fern Brindle 1924
00421-12              Andy Gump's ferry boat, Cannonball (ND) 1920
00421-13              Clark Brindle, Hazelton (ND)
00421-14              1st Lt. Herbert O. Bracht of Linton (ND) in Army uniform died overseas January 14, 1945
00421-15              Hazelton Glee Club 1938-1939

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