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Amelia Brennan in front of her sod homestead shack Mountrail County, N.D.
Amelia Brennan in front of her sod homestead shack Mountrail County, N.D.
TitleAmelia Brennan in front of her sod homestead shack Mountrail County, N.D.
Date of Original190-
DescriptionWoman standing outside entrance to tar paper shack that has sod exterior.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectPeople
Women
Subject (LCTGM)Sod buildings
Chairs
Subject (LCSH)Tar paper shacks
Sod houses
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameJacobsen, Amelia Brennan, 1877-1982
LocationWhite Earth (N.D.)
Mountrail County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1900-1909
Item Number2008.116.20; 2008.12.1
Negative Number120mm-640
Format of OriginalSlides
Copy photographic prints
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.; 13 x 18 cm.
Transcription"Amelia Brennon Jacobson, Claim at White Earth 1900 age 23" - Handwritten on slide mount.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Copied from original gelatin silver print.
Completed questionnaire in Lindgren's research papers (292.1.23).
Biography/HistoryAmelia Brennan was born in Ontario, Canada in 1877 and came with her parents as a young child to Ardock, N.D. She and her sister Lena homesteaded in 1907 in Mountrail County, N.D. They later moved to Minot, N.D. where Amelia married Bertel Jacobsen. She died in Burleigh County, N.D. in 1982.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionH. Elaine Lindgren Photograph Collection 2008
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/1059
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2008.116.20)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs010025
Original SourceSlide
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