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Herman O. Fjelde and Harald R. Ziegler at the Bjornson Memorial Obelisk, Fargo, N.D.
Herman O. Fjelde and Harald R. Ziegler at the Bjornson Memorial Obelisk, Fargo, N.D.
TitleHerman O. Fjelde and Harald R. Ziegler at the Bjornson Memorial Obelisk, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1906-05
DescriptionDr. Herman O. Fjelde (left) and Harald R. Ziegler (right) visiting the Bjornson Memorial Obelisk on the campus of North Dakota Agricultural College (North Dakota State University).
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectColleges & Universities
Landmarks
Subject (LCTGM)Monuments
Obelisks
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian Americans
Personal NameFjelde, Herman O., 1865-1918
Ziegler, Harald R., 1882-1967
Organization NameBjornson Memorial Obelisk (Fargo, N.D.)
North Dakota State University
North Dakota State University - Monuments
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1900-1909
Item Number51.50.10
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photographic postcards
Dimensions of Original14 x 9 cm.
Transcription"Tak for forlovedens kortene! Mine bedste ├śnsker! Deres, H.O. Fjelde" - handwritten on back of postcard.
Translation of message into English, "Thanks for the cards of your fiancee! My best wishes! Yours, H.O. Fjelde"
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Digital copy of original photograph held in private hands.
Biography/HistoryHarald R. Ziegler (1882-196?) was born in Molde, Norway. He emigrated to North Dakota in April of 1906, and stayed with Dr. Herman O. Fjelde in Abercrombie, N.D for about three weeks. He worked for a short time at International Harvester Co. in Fargo, and then worked for the same company in Grand Forks as a clerk in the collections department. While in Grand Forks he lived at 1101 Belmont. In the summer of 1909 he returned to Norway where he lived out the rest of his life.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo, N.D. Photograph Collection 51
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/archives/collections-institute/photography/holdings/fargo-photograph-holdings
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (51.50.10)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs005585
Original SourcePostcard
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