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Title: Pearson Family
 
Dates: ca. 1880-2000

Collection Number: MSS  11301

Quantity: 3.5 feet

Abstract: Consists of genealogical materials, correspondence, diaries, reminiscences, school records, agricultural records, travel logs, obituaries and photographs that belonged to the Pearson family (Bowman, N.D.).

Provenance: The Pearson Family papers were donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota by Dorothy and Dean Pearson on October 4, 2016. 

Property rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to the 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.  Permission to use any radio or television broadcast portions of the collection must be sought from the creator.

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Related Collection:
11103 Pearson Family Movies

BOX / FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 1:
1 Genealogy and family trees, n.d.
2 Genealogy, n.d.
3 Address book with genealogical information, n.d.
4 Correspondence between Arvid Pearson and Esther Carlson, 1905-1908
5 Correspondence to Edgar Pearson from Swedish relatives, 1952-1984
6 Correspondence between Edgar Pearson and Dorothy Wilkens, 1954 
7 Correspondence to Dorothy Pearson and Pearson family Christmas letters, 1980-2000
8 Correspondence to Thelma Wilkens, 1918-1985
9 Correspondence to Esther Blomgren, 1913-1968
10 Correspondence to Thelma and John C. Wilkens, 1930-1976
11 Esther Carlson diary, 1903-1904
12  Arvid Pearson reminiscences, n.d.
13 Arvid Pearson diary, 1906-1908            
14 Arvid Pearson diary, ca. 1908-1909
15 Moore/Wilkens family, 1926-1988
16 Gustafson family, 1966
17 Eulogy for C. A. Pearson (contains biographical information), 1915
18 Jake and Dora Wilkins, guardians of Nellie Coatney, 1897
19 Agricultural ledger, Edgar Pearson, 1953-1969
20 Dorothy Wilkens school and continuing education records, 1940-1985
21 A. Pearson diary (in Swedish), 1912-1914
22 Edgar and Dorothy Pearson travel logs, 1954-1956
23 Charles Wilkens (1890-1891)
24 Sale of Pers farm, n.d.
25 Legal documents, 1908-1915
26 Obituaries and death notices, 1978-2013
27  Postcard correspondence, ca. 1910  
28 Postcard correspondence in an album, ca. 1905-1920

Box 2:                    Photographs: 11301-00001-11301-00013
Box 3:                    Photographs: 11301-00014-11301-00035
Box 4:                    Photographs: 11301-00036-11301-00085
Box 5:                    Photographs: 11301-00086-11301-00103
Box 6:                    Photographs: 11301-00104-11301-00118
Box 7:                    Photographs: 11301-00119-11301-00157
Box 8:                    Photographs: 11301-00158-11301-00169
Box 9:                    Photographs: 11301-00170-11301-00185
Box 10:                 Photographs: 11301-00186-11301-00192
Box 11:                 Photographs: 11301-00193-11301-00221
Box 12:                 Photographs: 11301-00222-11301-00239
Box 13:                 Photographs: 11301-00240-11301-00300
Box 14:                 Photographs: 11301-00301-11301-00371
Box 15:                 Photographs: 11301-00372-11301-00436
Box 16:                 Photographs: 11301-00437-11301-00445

Box 17:                 Certificates:
Marriage of Jacob Wilkens and Dorothea Fink, October 15, 1883
Chas. August Wilkins birth certificate, June 22, 1890
Jacob Mathias Wilkens confirmation certificate, August 2, 1862
Dorothea Liebig confirmation certificate, April 10, 1885
Jacob Mathias Wilkens confirmation certificate, August 2, 1862

PHOTOGRAPHS INVENTORY

Dorothea Harvey family               

11301-00001       Lillie Sampson, ca. 1917
11301-00002       Lillie Sampson, ca. 1925
11301-00003       Mr. and Mrs. Harvey, ca. 1890
11301-00004       Dorothea Harvey, ca. 1890
11301-00005       Anna Sampson, ca. 1885
11301-00006       Elmer Sampson, ca. 1900
11301-00007       Charlie Harvey, ca. 1900
11301-00008       Elmer Sampson, ca. 1905
11301-00009       Eddie Harvey, ca. 1900
11301-00010       Charlie and Mrs. Harvey, ca. 1910
11301-00011       Henry and Ed Harvey , ca. 1900
11301-00012       Uncle Harvey, ca. 1880
11301-00013       Lillie Sampson, ca. 1900

Blomgren family              

11301-00014       Dorothy Harvey family, ca. 1890
11301-00015       Dining room of Olaf and Jenny Carlson set for silver wedding anniversary              , June 23, 1906
11301-00016       Hanson family, ca. 1930
11301-00017       Students and teacher, Esther Blomgren, outside Cash School, 14 miles northwest of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1925
11301-00018       Students and teacher, Esther Blomgren, outside Cash School, 14 miles northwest of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1925
11301-00019       Students and teacher, Esther Blomgren, outside Cash School, 14 miles northwest of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1925
11301-00020       Students and teacher, Esther Blomgren, outside Cash School, 14 miles northwest of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1925
11301-00021       Esther Carlson and her mother, ca. 1903
11301-00022       Elin with son Ernest Kinander, ca. 1910
11301-00023       Elin and Mr. Kinander with son Ernest, ca. 1910
11301-00024       Selma Bongart wedding portrait, ca. 1900
11301-00025       Mr. and Mrs. Gustav Tholander and son, ca. 1910
11301-00026       Oscar and Lena Carlson wedding portrait, ca. 1910
11301-00027       Oscar Ankerberg outside butcher shop, Brooklyn (N.Y.), ca. 1920
11301-00028       Mike and Mabel Carlson, ca. 1918
11301-00029       Frank Hanson wedding portrait, ca. 1910
11301-00030       Carl and Sara (Stina) Larson, ca. 1890
11301-00031       Olof and Jenny (Samuelsdotter) Larson, ca. 1900
11301-00032       Ernest, Martina, Edgar and Enore Pearson, ca. 1900
11301-00033       Esther Carlson , ca. 1900
11301-00034       Oscar Ankarberg, 1877
11301-00035       John Blomgren's home in Sweden, 1912
11301-00036       Edgar Pearson and John Blomgren threshing, September 1, 1941
11301-00037       Students and teacher, Esther Blomgren, outside Cash School, 14 miles northwest of Bowman (N.D., ca. 1930
11301-00038       Students and teacher, Esther Blomgren, outside Cash School, 14 miles northwest of Bowman (N.D. on May Pole Day, ca. 1925
11301-00039       Students and teacher, Esther Blomgren, outside Cash School, 14 miles northwest of Bowman (N.D., ca. 1925
11301-00040       Students and teacher, Esther Blomgren, outside Cash School, 14 miles northwest of Bowman (N.D., ca. 1925
11301-00041       Group that includes Grandma Reestin, Mildred Carlson, Olga Sevenson, Dorothea Sunden, Lily Silbernagel, Laura Carlson, Edith Overland, Isabelle Snyder, Lucille Enloe, Bertha Bertscky, Mrs. Dolan, Mabel holding one of her daughters Delores, Mrs. Overland, Mae Oien, Fern Dolan, Billy Thame, Halley Pfiefer, Jr. Oien, Howard Pfiefer, Lauretta and Junette Sibernagel, probably Wildrose Club, ca. 1925
11301-00042       Group, ca. 1925
11301-00043       Edgar and John Blomgren, ca. 1920
11301-00044       Oscar and Lena Carlson, Oscar Ankerberg, Lillian Maginass, ca. 1935
11301-00045       Bunkhouse on Blomgren farm, north of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1925
11301-00046       Snowstorm in Blomgren garden, north of Bowman (N.D.), 1927
11301-00047       Might be John Blomgren on homestead north of Marmarth (N.D.), 1911
11301-00048       Might be Daisy and Oscar Samuelson, ca. 1920
11301-00049       Uncle Hugo, ca. 1880
11301-00050       Edgar Pearson, ca. 1945
11301-00051       Esther and Edgar Pearson, Walt and Laura Carlson, ca. 1925
11301-00052       Bob Foreman and Edgar Pearson, ca. 1940
11301-00053       Oscar Carlson and Oscar Ankerberg, ca. 1935
11301-00054       Esther Blomgren among trees on farm, north of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1925
11301-00055       Edgar Pearson, ca. 1945
11301-00056       Edgar Pearson, ca. 1945
11301-00057       Oilfield seventeen miles south of Marmarth (N.D.), 1937
11301-00058       Lina and Oscar Carlson, July 1944
11301-00059       John Blomgren on binder, ca. 1925
11301-00060       Chicken house on Esther Blomgren's farm, north of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1925
11301-00061       Esther Blomgren, Lyla Jensen, Mrs. Andrew (Ings) Jensen, Laura Carlson and Bert Kram picking berries, ca. 1925
11301-00062       Right to left: Mike Carlson, Laura and Walter Carlson, Grant and Elmer Kram, Evelyn Kram, Mabel Carlson and Edgar , ca. 1925
11301-00063       Group that includes Frank Blomgren, Jens Jenson, John, Ernest and Thelma Blomgren, ca. 1925
11301-00064       Group that includes Dorothy Fratzke, Esther Blomgren, Inga Jenson, and Justina Slettner , ca. 1925
11301-00065       Group that includes Esther, Ernest and John Blomgren, Mr. and Mrs. E. Lidgerstorm, Mabel and Mike Carlson, Arnold Havsen, Gust Leibig, Violet and Lorraine Carlson, Thelma Blomgren, Delores Carlson, ca. 1925
11301-00066       Cathy Blomgren, ca. 1970
11301-00067       Gunnar and Helen Carlson with children Eric and Edith and unknown woman with child, ca. 1920
11301-00068       Man with farm truck, ca. 1930
11301-00069       Left to right: Thelma, Ernest, Esther Blomgren, Jim Jenson, Frank Blomgren, ca. 1930
11301-00070       Garrison Dam "where Wayne Blees was killed," 1961
11301-00071       Ethel (Kram) Arnell, ca. January 18, 1931
11301-00072       Man and two women, ca. January 18, 1931
11301-00073       Woman,  January 18, 1931
11301-00074       Left to right: Bill and Violet (Carlson) Compart, Clarence and Lorraine (Carlson) Herman, across table Edgar Pearson, Delores (Carlson) and Richard Herman, 1945
11301-00075       Front row, left to right: Karl, Thage, Aunt Jenny, Elsa, Erik, Thor, Arne Anderson; back row, left to right: Sara, Siri, Stig, Elin, Hillerstorp, Sweden, ca. 1960
11301-00076       "Down with the Men" suffrage parade, ca. 1918
11301-00077       Astrid Karlsson, ca. 1914
11301-00078       Mike Carlson, ca. 1920
11301-00079       "Driving a turkey": Man on wagon pulled by turkey outside farm home, ca. 1930
11301-00080       Chickens feeding on farm, ca. 1930
11301-00081       Chickens feeding on farm, ca. 1930
11301-00082       Robert and Harold Forman, John, Edgar and Esther, ca. 1930
11301-00083       Harold F., Ernie, John, Edgar and Thelma, ca. 1930
11301-00084       Ernie, Deloris, Vi and Lorrain playing on a fort, ca. 1930
11301-00085       Ernie, Deloris, Vi and Lorrain playing on a fort, ca. 1930

Wirt and Kate Leibig Crandall family        

11301-00086       Eleanor Crandall, April 16, 1925
11301-00087       Wirt Crandall, ca. 1890
11301-00088       Florence Crandall, ca. 1900
11301-00089       Kate (Leibig) Crandall, ca. 1890
11301-00090       Kate (Leibig) Crandall, ca. 1890
11301-00091       Gerald, Dorothy and Florence Crandall, ca. 1920
11301-00092       Dorothy and Eleanor Crandall, ca. 1920
11301-00093       Florence Crandall, ca. 1920
11301-00094       Eleanor with daughter Eleanor Crandall, 1935
11301-00095       Kate Crandall and Chiesl Wilkens at rock garden, Lemmon (S.D.), 1935
11301-00096       Gerald, Alice and Eleanor Crandall, 1927
11301-00097       Dorothy Crandall, ca. 1920

Joe and Emma Leibig Durdell family        

11301-00098       Might be Lillie Durdell, ca. 1910
11301-00099       Sigel Church, ca. 1910
11301-00100       Lillie Durdell, ca. 1900
11301-00101       Lillie Durdell conformation portrait, ca. 1915
11301-00102       Joe Durdell and his first car, with Emma, Lillie, Rufina, Harry and Walter Durdell, ca. 1917
11301-00103       Herman and Lillie (Durdell) Wolf wedding portrait , ca. 1920

Edgar Pearson's photo album    

11301-00104       Anna Tharlander, ca. 1900
11301-00105       Verner Tharlander, ca. 1900
11301-00106       Erik Andersson family, ca. 1900
11301-00107       Anna Tharlander, ca. 1900
11301-00108       Child, ca. 1900
11301-00109       Child, ca. 1900
11301-00110       Woman, ca. 1900
11301-00111       Gustof Thorlander, ca. 1900
11301-00112       Gustof Thorlander with bicycle, ca. 1900
11301-00113       Anna and Gustof Tharlander wedding portrait, ca. 1900
11301-00114       Woman, ca. 1880
11301-00115       Man, ca. 1880
11301-00116       Woman, ca. 1880
11301-00117       Woman, ca. 1880
11301-00118       Man, ca. 1880

Pete and Louise Wilkens family

11301-00119       Walter Wilkens, ca. 1920
11301-00120       Willie Wilkens in uniform, ca. 1918
11301-00121       Ed, Bill, Otto and Walter Wilkens, ca. 1920
11301-00122       Art Wilkens, ca. 1918
11301-00123       Pete and Louise Wilkens residence, Wheeler (Ill.), 1915
11301-00124       Otto Wilkens, ca. 1918
11301-00125       Willie Wilkens, ca. 1918
11301-00126       Lowell Wilkens, ca. 1918
11301-00127       Peter Wilkens , ca. 1880
11301-00128       Walter Wilkens, ca. 1910
11301-00129       Willie Wilkens, ca. 1890
11301-00130       Walter Wilkens, ca. 1900
11301-00131       Otto and Eddie Wilkens, ca. 1890
11301-00132       Peter and Louisa Wilkens, ca. 1890
11301-00133       Otto and Eddie Wilkens, ca. 1900
11301-00134       Peter Wilkens, ca. 1880
11301-00135       Peter Wilkens memorial cabinet card, August 18, 1910

Dorothea Fink and Jacob Mathias Wilkens families          

11301-00136       Elizabeth (Maas) and Henry Wilkens , ca. 1870
11301-00137       Edgar and Dorothy (Wilkens) Pearson wedding portrait, October 9, 1954
11301-00138       John Charles and Thelma Wilkens 40th wedding anniversary, 1966
11301-00139       Man, ca. 1900
11301-00140       Jacob and Dorothea Wilkens, Clem and Ivy Wilkens, Grandpa Kienberger, Carrie (Kienberger) and Henry Wilkens, ca. 1915
11301-00141       Grandma Wilkens and her great great grandchildren Morris, John, Ronald Cecil and Dorothy, 1935
11301-00142       Lillie on horse Gypsy, 1948
11301-00143       Charlie Wilkens memorial cabinet card, May 1, 1891
11301-00144       Dorothea (Fink) Wilkens, ca. 1946
11301-00145       Elizabeth (Maas) and Henry Wilkens , ca. 1870
11301-00146       Matt and Lillian (Coatney) (Wilkens) Engesser wedding portrait, 1917
11301-00147       Jacob, Sophia and Peter Wilkens, ca. 18880
11301-00148       Flowers at Jacob Wilkens' funeral, April 26, 1919
11301-00149       Flowers at Jacob Wilkens' funeral, April 26, 1919
11301-00150       Dorothy and Jacob Wilkens family outside farm home. Standing: Henry, Carrie, Dorothea, Jake and Clem, John on goat, Lillie with sheep, Ed Wilkens and bertha Bassey on horses, ca. 1905
11301-00151       Jacob and Dorothea Wilkens and family: Carrie and Henry on top, Lillie, Bertha, Bassey and Ed, ca. 1905
11301-00152       John and Thelma Wilkens family. left to right: John Cecil, John Charles, Dorothy Thelma and Thelma Elizabeth Pearl (Moore) Wilkens, 1956
11301-00153       Thelma, Christine, Millie and Marge Wilkens, November 1949
11301-00154       Grandma Wilkens, John, Thelma, Cecil Wilkens and Christi, Jesse and Roger Moore , 1933
11301-00155       John Charles and Henry Joseph Wilkens, ca. 1925
11301-00156       Grandma and Dorothy Wilkens on horse Red Wing, 1935
11301-00157       Glenn Pearson, 1964
11301-00158       Bernard Sparsken, 1895
11301-00159       Anna Fransson, ca. 1890
11301-00160       Anna Carlson, 1896
11301-00161       Robert Svenson, ca. 1890
11301-00162       Augusta Svenson, ca. 1890
11301-00163       Nanny Carlson, ca. 1904
11301-00164       Signe Holm , ca. 1905
11301-00165       Esther Carlson, ca. 1904
11301-00166       Hugo Carlson, ca. 1890
11301-00167       Erica and Ebba Carlson, ca. 1890
11301-00168       Cousin Eric (last name unknown), ca. 1880
11301-00169       Ebba Carlson, ca. 1880
11301-00170       Alma Vickander, ca. 1880
11301-00171       Hilvi, Tyra, Signe and Hilmer Torwald, ca. 1880
11301-00172       Anna Carlson, ca. 1880
11301-00173       Tora Brudeen and daughter, ca. 1880
11301-00174       Hilvi, Signe and Tyra Torwald, ca. 1880
11301-00175       Alma Vickander and Ebba Carlson, ca. 1880
11301-00176       Alma Vickander, ca. 1880
11301-00177       Tayree Torwald, ca. 1880
11301-00178       Woman, ca. 1880
11301-00179       Frida and Alma Wickander, ca. 1880
11301-00180       Man, ca. 1880
11301-00181       Karl (last name unknown), ca. 1880
11301-00182       Algot Karlsson, ca. 1880
11301-00183       Oscar Ankerberg, ca. 1880
11301-00184       Anna Ankerberg , ca. 1895
11301-00185       Oscar Ankerberg outside butcher shop, Brooklyn (N.Y.), ca. 1920
11301-00186       Frank Witner and his friend tintype, 1903
11301-00187       Selma, Mrs. Ankerberg and Gumar in automobile tintype, ca. 1900
11301-00188       Mrs. Ankerberg and Agnes Anderson in automobile tintype, ca. 1900
11301-00189       Olga F., Mrs. Ankerberg, and Esther G. in automobile tintype, ca. 1900
11301-00190       Ernst Ingeborg, Esther and Mrs. Anderson in automobile tintype, ca. 1900
11301-00191       Wedding portrait tintype, ca. 1900
11301-00192       Group in automobile tintype, ca. 1900
11301-00193       Catherine Leibig, ca. 1880
11301-00194       Henry Leibig, ca. 1880
11301-00195       Catherine Fink Leibig and family,  back row, left to right: Dorothea Fink Wilkens, Emma Leibig Durdell, Dorothea Fink Wilkens, Emma Leibig Crandall. Front: Katherine Fink Leibig  and son George Fink, ca. 1900
11301-00196       Dora Leibig, ca. 1890
11301-00197       Dora Leibig and children Dorothea, George, Emma and Kate, ca. 1890
11301-00198       Dora Leibig, ca. 1890
11301-00199       Jacob and Dorothea Wilkens, ca. 1890
11301-00200       George and Hannah Wilkens, ca. 1920
11301-00201       Delbert Wilkens with unidentified woman , ca. 1915
11301-00202       Alma, Charley, Albert and Delbert Wilkens , ca. 1910
11301-00203       Albert and Alma Wilkens, ca. 1920
11301-00204       George and Hannah Wilkens with children Charlie, Alma and Albert, ca. 1890
11301-00205       Albert Wilkens, ca. 1900
11301-00206       Alma Wilkens, ca. 1900
11301-00207       George Fink, ca. 1890
11301-00208       Hugo Fink, ca. 1900
11301-00209       Lydia Fink , ca. 1910
11301-00210       Lola Fink, ca. 1910
11301-00211       Otto and Flora Fink wedding portrait, ca. 1920
11301-00212       George and Ida Fink with Liddia, Hugo and Otto, ca. 1930
11301-00213       George and Ida Fink, ca. 1900
11301-00214       Ida (Durdell) Fink, ca. 1890
11301-00215       George Fink, ca. 1920
11301-00216       Hugo Fink, ca. 1920

Edgar Pearson's photographs    

11301-00217       Walter and Edgar Pearson with American flag, 1917
11301-00218       Edgar Pearson, ca. 1925
11301-00219       Esther, Michael, Walter and Edgar Pearson, ca. 1930
11301-00220       Arvid, Esther and Edgar Pearson, ca. 1920
11301-00221       Sarah and Andrew (last name unknown) (copy), ca. 1875

Clemens Wilkens and Ivy Fuller Wilkens               

11301-00222       Ivy May Fuller, ca. 1895
11301-00223       Woman                , 1909
11301-00224       Clemens Wilkens and his dog, ca. 1920
11301-00225       Field north of Clemens Wilkens' home, ca. 1920
11301-00226       Group having meal outside on Clements Wilkens' homestead, ca. 1910
11301-00227       Clemens and Ivy Wilkens, 1910
11301-00228       Clemens Wilkens, ca. 1910
11301-00229       Ivy May Fuller Wilkens, ca. 1910

Henry Joseph Wilkens family     

11301-00230       Henry Joseph and Carrie Alice Kienenberger Wilkens wedding portrait, ca. 1910
11301-00231       John and Henry Wilkens, ca. 1910
11301-00232       Henry Wilkens, ca. 1900
11301-00233       Henry Wilkens' homestead, ca. 1910
11301-00234       Ervin Kienenberger at desk, ca. 1930
11301-00235       Ernest Blomgren, Opal Blomgren, Tom McKennett, Edgar Pearson, Esther Blomgren, John Blomgren, Thelma McKennett, Tommy McKennett, Dorothy Blomgren, Lois McKennett, ca. 1950
11301-00236       Edgar Pearson, Esther Blomgren, Thelma McKennett, John Blomgren and Ernest Blomgren, ca. 1950
11301-00237       Flora McDonald                , February 1908
11301-00238       Esther Carlson   1903
11301-00239       Bertha and Erling Larsen wedding, with Mr. and Mrs. Wussaw, and Mary and Bill Larsen, April 25, 1959
11301-00240       Thelma and H. Thomas McKennett with children Tommy, Lois and Carolyn, ca. 1949
11301-00241       Lois McKennett Schneider and her father Tom, ca. 1945
11301-00242       Tommy and Thelma McKennett, ca. 1943
11301-00243       Edgar Pearson and Clareanne Herman, June 1949
11301-00244       Edgar Pearson and Tommy McKennett on Edgar's farm, ca. 1946
11301-00245       Tom McKennett and his son Tommy, ca. 1945
11301-00246       Esther Blomgren and grandson Tommy McKennett, ca. 1944
11301-00247       Lois and Tommy McKennett with unidentified children, 1948
11301-00248       Tommy and Thelma McKennett, April 1943
11301-00249       Edgar Pearson, ca. 1945
11301-00250       Edgar and Esther Pearson, ca. 1918
11301-00251       Esther Blomgren in Little Missouri River, Marmarth (N.D.), September 11,1938
11301-00252       Lorraine, John Esther and Clareanne Blomgren with Edgar Pearson, June 1949
11301-00253       John Blomgren, Lorraine, Clareanne, Esther Blomgren, Edgar, June 1949
11301-00254       Tommy and Thelma McKennett, 1943
11301-00255       Tom McKennett and his son Tommy, 1943
11301-00256       Clareanne, Edgar, Esther Blomgren with tractor, June 1949
11301-00257       Esther Blomgren, Lois and Tommy McKennett, 1948
11301-00258       Lois Schneider McKennett with toy wagon, ca. 1948
11301-00259       Bertha Jensen, Ernest Blomgren between Margaret Swendby and Lowell Jones, ca. 1944
11301-00260       Mrs. Henry McKennett, Tom McKennett, Thelma McKennett and Edgar Pearson, ca. 1941
11301-00261       Edgar Pearson beside farm building, ca. 1945
11301-00262       Tom McKennett on Bowman County elevator float in parade, June 1949
11301-00263       Esther holding Dorothy Blomgren, Opal Blomgren, Carol Herman, Delores Herman, Ernest Blomgren, John Blomgren and Richard Herman, 1949
11301-00264       John Blomgren and Tom McKennett, 1943
11301-00265       Lois Schneider McKennett, May 4, 1945
11301-00266       Tom H. McKennett, September 5, 1943
11301-00267       Clareanne and Carole Kay Herman, July 1948
11301-00268       Esther Blomgren, Tommy McKennett, Thelma and Lois McKennett, ca. 1950
11301-00269       Carol Kaye Herman, Karen Compart and Clareanne Herman at children's table with birthday cake, ca. 1950
11301-00270       Edgar Pearson, ca. 1950
11301-00271       Ernest, Opal and Dorothy Blomgren, 1947
11301-00272       Thelma and Tom McKennett, 1941
11301-00273       Signe Thorwal, ca. 1918
11301-00274       Tyra Torwald, ca. 1910
11301-00275       Esther Blomgren and Tommy McKennett, ca. 1945
11301-00276       Group, including: Walt, Mike Carlson, Edgar Pearson, Ernest and Opal Blomgren, Steve and Dorothy, Laura, Esther and Mable Blomgren, ca. 1945
11301-00277       Group, including: Edgar Pearson, Andrew and Inga Jensen, Tommy Pearson, Ernest, Opal, Mable, Ether Blomgren, Lyla Jensen, Lily Jensen, Ethel, Laura Carlson, Carolyn McKennett, Steve Blomgren, Mike, Dorothy Blomgren, Lois McKennett, Lois Jensen and Thelma McKennett, ca. 1945
11301-00278       Roasting wieners at the Burning Coal Mine, Amidon (N.D.), July 1949
11301-00279       Clareanne Herman on tricycle, July 1948
11301-00280       Alma Wikander's house, ca. 1930
11301-00281       McCormick-Deering tractor on Esther Blomgren's farm, north of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1930
11301-00282       Esther Blomgren on homestead, north of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1930
11301-00283       Chicken house on Esther Blomgren's farm, north of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1925
11301-00284       Group at Oscar and Matilda Persson home, including Olle Erikson and his daughter Ruby, May 1960
11301-00285       Might be Blomgren house, ca. 1930
11301-00286       Esther Blomgren on 80th birthday, August 6, 1961
11301-00287       Alben's house, Dalarna, Sweden, 1949
11301-00288       Taking of our cattle by Brother Melker Carlson, 1956
11301-00289       Edgar Pearson's car, ca. 1940
11301-00290       Delores and Esther Blomgren with Lois and Carol Kay, ca. 1940
11301-00291       Clarence, Lorraine, Lois, Clareanne, Jeno, Lyla, Mrs. A. Jensen and Shirley at party, ca. 1940
11301-00292       Signe and Oscar Carlson in Castle Park, Sweden, 1962
11301-00293       Lorraine and Clarence on the Hanson Hill, June 1949
11301-00294       John and Esther Blomgren family on a picnic at Cave Hills, July 4th
11301-00295       Hugo and Erik Karlsson with family, ca. 1940
11301-00296       Might be Alma Wikander's son with wife and child, ca. 1940
11301-00297       Esther Carlson's home in Sweden, August 1903
11301-00298       Walter and Anna Teele, Westwood (N.J.)              , August 1937
11301-00299       Mrs. Whitney, November 25, 1897
11301-00300       John and Esther Blomgren and Ethel and Frank Willis on joint wedding anniversary, December 29 (year unknown)
11301-00301       Mary and Bill Larsen, Milwaukee (Wisc.), April 25, 1959
11301-00302       Henry Sibernagel and son, Edgar and Ernest spraying cattle, 1953
11301-00303       Edgar Pearson, Esther Blomgren, Laura, Walt, Alan Pearson, Pam, Dean and Glen Pearson           
11301-00304       Woman with roses in back yard, April 21, 1973
11301-00305       Gullie, Fride and Anders Anderssen, 1979
11301-00306       Gullie and Fride Anderssen, ca. 1975
11301-00307       Frank and Edgar Pearson, 1953
11301-00308       Group: Tom McKennett, Olle Erickson, Laura Carlson, Thelma McKennett, Daisy Erickson, Gulli, Anders,  and Fride Andersson, Edgar, Alan and Glen Pearson, ca. 1975
11301-00309       Eric, Anne and Eric Carlson, ca. 1980
11301-00310       Eric, Anne and Eric Carlson, ca. 1980
11301-00311       Daisy and Ruby Erickson, Mother's day, May 8, 1977
11301-00312       Anne and Eric Carlson, ca. 1980
11301-00313       Emilinda Carlson, 1973
11301-00314       Eric, Anne and Eric Carlson, ca. 1990
11301-00315       Arvid Pearson memorial card, 1915
11301-00316       Violetta Wilkens, Dorothy and Edgar Pearson, Ernest Blomgren and Reverend Storm at the Pearson's wedding, October 9, 1954
11301-00317       Dedication, Fort Dilts, Slope County (N.D.), 1932
11301-00318       Dorothy Wilkens Pearson, ca. 1945
11301-00319       Group on porch, including Edgar Pearson, John, Esther, Ernest and Thelma Blomgren, ca. 1940
11301-00320       Group beside horse-drawn sleigh, ca. 1910
11301-00321       Edgar, Dean, Glenn and Dorothy Pearson with Esther Blomgren, 1961
11301-00322       Edgar Pearson on farm, 1947
11301-00323       Glenn, Alan and Dean Pearson, November 4, 1962
11301-00324       Main Street, Havelock (Iowa), ca. 1920
11301-00325       Ed Wilkens and railway workers beside train, ca. 1920
11301-00326       Ed Wilkens on a donkey, ca. 1920
11301-00327       Ricland Center School, Ivy Wilkens, teacher, Slope County (N.D.), ca. 1925
11301-00328       Ed Wilkens and men outside Western Union office, ca. 1920
11301-00329       Ernest and Martina Pearson and sons Enor and Edgar, ca. 1935
11301-00330       Anders Andersson, 1963
11301-00331       Dorothy Wilkens and Edward Pearson, 1954
11301-00332       Albin Persson family, ca. 1920
11301-00333       Albin Persson, ca. 1960
11301-00334       Couple, ca. 1920
11301-00335       Albin Persson, ca. 1960
11301-00336       Albin Persson and Anders Andersson, ca. 1960
11301-00337       Albin Persson and Anders Andersson, ca. 1930
11301-00338       Erik Anderson, Arvid and Esther Pearson, ca. 1900
11301-00339       Steve, Edgar, Karen and Pearl Pearson, Rockford (Ill.), 1965
11301-00340       Dean and Glenn Pearson, ca. 1955
11301-00341       Dean Pearson, 1964
11301-00342       Dean Pearson, 1962
11301-00343       Dean Pearson, 1963
11301-00344       Dean Pearson, Darla Dee Wilkens and Glenn Pearson, 1961
11301-00345       Edgar and Dorothy Pearson wedding, October 8, 1954   
11301-00346       Edgar and Dorothy Pearson wedding portrait, October 8, 1954   
11301-00347       Edgar and Dean Pearson with Esther Blomgren, 1957
11301-00348       Edgar, Dorothy and Dean Pearson, 1957
11301-00349       Edgar Pearson, ca. 1950
11301-00350 – 00353 Edgar Pearson, ca. 1940
11301-00354       Ernest Blomgren, Millicent Anderson, Bette Merz and Edgar Pearson, ca. 1945
11301-00355       Left to right: Edgar, Dean, Dorothy Pearson, Mabel Carlson, and Esther Blomgren, 1959
11301-00356       Edgar and Dorothy Pearson, Thelma and John Wilkens, Vi Gerlich and Virginia Noyce, 1954
11301-00357       Tom and Thelma McKennett wedding, Fort Lewis (Wash.), ca. 1945
11301-00358       Dorothea and Jacob Wilkens, ca. 1890
11301-00359       Public school, Fullerton (N.D.), ca. 1915
11301-00360       Threshing at Joe Durdell's farm, ca.  1920
11301-00361       Group, including Esther Blomgren, Edgar Pearson, John Blomgren, Walt and Laura Carlson, ca. 1920
11301-00362       Wagon taking Edgar Pearson to school, September 1920
11301-00363       Harvesting on the Andrew Jensen farm, ca. 1915
11301-00364       Ernest Blomgren family, November 1963
11301-00365       Esther Blomgren, ca. 1940
11301-00366       Students and teacher, Esther Blomgren, outside Cash School, 14 miles northwest of Bowman (N.D., ca. 1930
11301-00367       Mabel Carlson, Dorothy and Dean Pearson, Esther Blomgren, Mike Carlson, 1959
11301-00368       Ernest, Ether, Edgar, Thelma and John Blomgren, July 1941
11301-00369       C. Arvid Pearson grave, Bowman (N.D.), 1915
11301-00370       Esther Blomgren, Edgar Pearson, Dean Pearson and Dorothy Pearson, 1959
11301-00371       Edgar Pearson and Ernest Blomgren, 1959
11301-00372       Maude Widner, 1985
11301-00373 – 00374 Todd Pearson's school concert, ca. 1994
11301-00375       Todd Pearson's Valentine's day party, February 1994
11301-00376       Todd Pearson's school concert, ca. 1994
11301-00377       Thelma Wilkens, July 1990
11301-00378       Thelma Wilkens with grandson Jeffrey Pearson, 1991
11301-00379       Starla and Kayla Wilkens, Thelma Wilkens and Jeffrey Pearson, 1991
11301-00380       Ralph Stewart, Maude Widner, Todd Pearson and Thelma Wilkens, 1991
11301-00381       Dean, Alan and Glenn Pearson with Thelma Wilkens, 1990
11301-00382       Dorothy Pearson, July 1990
11301-00383       Jack, Maude and Dutch Widner, ca. 1991
11301-00384       Thelma Wilkens and Maude Widner, July 1990
11301-00385       Thelma Wilkens, Dorothy and Edgar Pearson, November 3, 1990
11301-00386       Dorothy, Alan, Todd, Melody, Dean, Glenn, Tim, Mary, Michael and Thelma Wilkens, 1988
11301-00387       Dean, Alan, Wesley, Glenn, Tim, Darla, Thelma Wilkens, Jana and Starla, ca. 1990
11301-00388       Opal and Ernest Blomgren 40th wedding anniversary, Rhame Lutheran Church, June 29, 1986
11301-00389       Jeffrey and Todd Pearson, Bev Wilkens, Michael, Juna and Cecil Wilkens, ca. 1994
11301-00390       Darla, Wesley, Jana and Starla Wilkens, April 10, 1990
11301-00391       Dean Pearson and Cherl Hoefly in snow cave during blizzard, February 1978
11301-00392       Dean Pearson on sled during blizzard, February 1978
11301-00393       Pearson farm covered in snow during blizzard, February 1978
11301-00394 – 00395 Snow covered cattle during blizzard, February 1978
11301-00396       Cattle during blizzard, February 1978
11301-00397 – 00399 Cattle that died during the blizzard, February 1978
11301-00400       Edgar Pearson, Alaska, 1978
11301-00401       Todd and Michael Pearson, ca. 1990
11301-00402       Jeffrey Pearson's baptism in Dorothy Pearson's house: Dean and Melody Pearson, Pastor Strand, Wanda holding Jeffrey and Kenny Moor, ca. 1985
11301-00403       Glenn, Tim, Jeffrey and Michael Pearson, 1993
11301-00404       Jeffrey, Todd and Michael Pearson, ca. 1990
11301-00405       Dean, Melody, Jeffrey, Todd and Michael Pearson, 1991
11301-00406       Tom McKennett, ca. 1980
11301-00407       Albin Persson, October 3, 1974
11301-00408       Todd and Jeffrey in egg processing room, Pearson farm, October 1994
11301-00409       Melody, Jeffrey and Todd Pearson, 1992
11301-00410       Todd and Michael Pearson, 1993
11301-00411       Mike and Hudi Blomgren wedding, October 19, 1985
11301-00412       Todd, Michael and Jeffrey Pearson, ca. 1991
11301-00413       Jeffrey Pearson , ca. 1992
11301-00414       Dean Pearson and Melody Shaaf at Melody's high school prom, 1980
11301-00415       Front, left to right; Olive, Sarah Moore, Naomi, Andrew, Leland. Back row, left to right: Esther, Estella, Cecil, Herbert and Margaret Morris (copy), ca. 1900
11301-00416       Dean Arvid Pearson, November 1973
11301-00417       Anders Andersson, 1974
11301-00418       Gullie Pearson Andersson home, 1998
11301-00419       Anders Andersson beside sauna at Arvid Andersson's home, Sweden, ca. 1998
11301-00420       Gunned Pearson with children , 1959
11301-00421       Gullie Anderssen and grandchildren Philip and Daniel Anderssen, ca. 1990
11301-00422       Ernie, Edgar and Pearl Pearson, 1987
11301-00423       Dean and Melody Pearson, ca. 1990
11301-00424       Dean and Melody Pearson wedding portrait, August 2, 1980
11301-00425       Olle, Daisy and Ruby Erickson, ca. 1990
11301-00426       Erick, Anna and Rick Carlson, ca. 1990
11301-00427       Gullie Persson Anderson, ca. 1990
11301-00428       Gullie Persson Anderson, 1975
11301-00429       Michael Allen Pearson, December 21, 1991
11301-00430       Todd Pearson, ca. 1985
11301-00431       Todd Pearson, 1990
11301-00432       Todd Pearson, 1992
11301-00433       Glenn, Dean, Dorothy and Alan Pearson, 1979
11301-00434       Dean Pearson in uniform, ca. 1978
11301-00435       Dean Pearson, ca. 1975
11301-00436       Elin Lindstrom Kinander                4/1949
11301-00437       Edgar and Dorothy (Wilkens) Pearson wedding portrait, October 9, 1954
11301-00438       Phillip and Daniel Andersson, ca. 2000
11301-00439       Ernest and Martina Pearson family: left to right: Ernest, Enor, Luann, Lily, Edgar and Martin, 1946
11301-00440       Jacob Wilkens family, including: John Charles, Bertha Bassey, Dorothea Wilkens, Clem, Henry, Liniian, Jacob and Ivy, ca. 1910
11301-00441       Clem and Ivy Wilkens, Dorothea, Pete and George Wilkens, ca. 1915
11301-00442       Emeli Pearson's 70th birthday celebration, ca. 1950
11301-00443       Ida and George Fink family: Otto, George, Hugo, Lois Lydia and Ida, ca. 1910
11301-00444       Grandma and Grandpa Wilkens (parents of Jake Wilkens), ca. 1870
11301-00445       Erik and Elsie Pearson farm, Sweden, 2004

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