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Grace Jacobsen with rifle on shoulder by her homesteadk shack
Grace Jacobsen  with rifle on shoulder by her homesteadk shack
TitleGrace Jacobsen with rifle on shoulder by her homesteadk shack
Date of Original191-
DescriptionGrace Jacobsen in front of door to her homestead shack with hand on door knob and other holding rifle over her shoulder.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectWomen
Subject (LCTGM)Rifles
Women
Homesteading
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameNelson, Grace Jacobsen, 1891-1984
LocationGrant County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1910-1919
Item Number2008.116.112
Format of OriginalSlides
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Grace Jacobsen" - Handwritten on slide mount.
"Grace Jacobsen, like many women, was proficient with fire arms." - Caption with image in Land In Its Own Name, p. 173.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Grace Jacobsen Nelson's completed questionnaire and additional biographical information in Lindgren's research papers, including photocopy of her 1912 diary, the year she homesteaded (Mss 292.1.106).
Biography/HistoryGrace Jacobsen was born in 1891 in St. Paul, Minn. In 1903 her father homesteaded 13 miles south of Sims, N.D. and in 1912 Grace also homesteaded in Grant County, N.D. near her parents Nels Jacobsens. Grace married Lawrence Nelson. He was born in 1893 in Iowa and moved in 1907 near Almont, N.D. with his parents.
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 (2008.116.112)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Languageeng
Digital IDrs010117
Original SourceSlide
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