Red Cross Supervisors, World War I, Valley City, N.D.
|Title||Red Cross Supervisors, World War I, Valley City, N.D. |
|Date of Original||1918? |
|Description||Group portrait of forty two female nurses, Red Cross supervisors, from Valley City, N.D. during a flu epidemic. They are wearing nurse uniforms and hats. |
Clothing & dress
|Location||Valley City (N.D.)|
Barnes County (N.D.)
|Item Number||BC 6-31-1 |
|Format of Original||Photographic prints|
|Dimensions of Original||18 x 24 cm. |
|Transcription||"6.31.1" and "52"--Handwritten on back of photograph. |
"Red Cross Supervisors, World War I, Valley City, North Dakota. These supervisors have been identified by last names only. Row 1 (front, l-r): Anfinson, Seymour, Cole, Williams, Ellis, Christianson, unknown. Row 2: Craswell, Sigurdson, Ployhar, Pray, Hanna, Beal, Cowell, McGee, Kneseth. Row 3: Krug, Chaffee, Blume, Zabel, Reed, Dedrich, Wyttenbach, Witter, Haaland, Bailey. Row 4: Upton, Peterson, Heidel, M.H. Moe, Messer, Bloom, Sale, Wold. Row 5: Hedstrom, Maasjo, S.F. Moe, Simpson, Boardwell, Diebler, Fitzgerald, Brunelle. Donated by Clayton Moe, Valley City, N.D."--Printed on card next to photograph.
|Notes||Photographer unknown. |
Barnes County Historical Society has this image again, with the women's last names handwritten on each woman on the front of the photograph.
|Biography/History||Taken around the 1918 Flu epidemic. Valley City did not get hit with the flu epidemic, so the nurses actually went out and worked at other places such as Jamestown, N.D. |
|Repository Institution||Barnes County Historical Society|
|Repository Collection||Barnes County Historical Society Photograph Collection|
|Credit Line||Barnes County Historical Society (BC 6-31-1) |
|Rights Management||Copyright status unknown. |
Owned by Barnes County Historical Society.
|Ordering Information||Barnes County Historical Society address: |
315 Central Ave. N.
Valley City, ND 58072
Phone number: 701-845-0966
|Grant||NHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08 |
|Digital ID||dmBC6311 |