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Two men and a woman standing by log cabin
Two men and a woman standing by log cabin
TitleTwo men and a woman standing by log cabin
Date of Original190-?
DescriptionMan and woman standing in door-way of log cabin and another man nearby. Likely the woman is Marie Gjellstad at her homestead.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectWomen
Subject (LCTGM)Log cabins
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian American women
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameHauge, Marie Gjellstad, 1881-1980
LocationMcHenry County (N.D.)
North Dakota
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2008.116.67
Format of OriginalSlides
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Marie Gjellstad (Hauge) shack" - Handwritten on slide mount.
"Marie Gjellstad's shack in McHenry County. Courtesy Verna Schock." - Caption with image in Land in Her Own Name, p. 90.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Copied from original gelatin silver print.
Completed questionnaire and additional biographical information in Lindgren's research papers (Mss 292.1.76).
Biography/HistoryMarie Gjellstad was born at Askim, Norway in 1881. In 1883 the family immigrated to America and settled on a farm near Velva, N.D. In 1902 Marie homesteaded in Hendrickson Township, McHenry County, N.D. and proved up her claim in 1909. In 1930 she married Norwegian immigrant Julius Hauge (1886-1972) and they continued to live on family farmland. She died in 1980.
Bibliographic ReferenceVogt, Markell Gjellstad. Gjellstad: Norge, 1883-1983, Amerika. [S.l. : s.n.], 1973.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionH. Elaine Lindgren Photograph Collection 2008
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2008.116.67)
Digital IDrs010072
Original SourceSlide
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