Title: Kenneth Hartman Harstad. Papers
Dates: ca. 1900-2001
Collection Number: MSS 11079
Quantity: 2.75 feet
Abstract: Papers consist of correspondence, genealogical information, newsclippings, notes, confirmation certificate, history of Antler (ND), diploma and photo album of portraits taken in North Dakota and Minnesota.
Provenance: The papers were donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota
by Katherine Harstad Nygaard, Kenneth Hartman Harstad's daughter, on February 8, 2011. The collection was processed, and the finding aid created by Emily E. Schultz in February 2011.
Property Rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to
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.
Kenneth Hartman Harstad was born October 22, 1905 in Portland, ND, to Anton Arent and Emma Belinda (Austinson) Harstad. He graduated from Mayville High School in May 1925. Kenneth married Mary Elaine (Brennan) Harstad August 21, 1935 in Sidney, MT. Mary was born in Antler, ND, on October 30, 1908. Kenneth passed away in Mesa, AZ, February 28, 1983. Mary Harstad passed away March 18, 2010 in Billings, MT.
Kenneth Hartman Harstad. Papers. MSS 11079. State Historical Society of North Dakota.
BOX AND FOLDER INVENTORY
Oversize Confirmation Certificate and Diploma, Mayville High School (in folder), 1920 &
1 Correspondence, genealogical information, news clippings, "History of Antler," notes, 1928-2001
2 Photograph album - portraits taken in ND and MN (most unidentified), ca. 1900
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