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Ingeborg Knudson sitting on chair
Ingeborg Knudson sitting on chair
TitleIngeborg Knudson sitting on chair
Date of Original190-?
DescriptionIngeborg Knudson, wearing a hat, sitting in chair outside, likely on homestead in McHenry County, N.D.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectWomen
Subject (LCTGM)Women
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian American women
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameKnudson, Ingeborg, 1837-1917
LocationMcHenry County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2008.116.133
Format of OriginalSlides
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Ingeborg Knutson" - Handwritten on slide mount.
"Ingeborg Knudson's homestead was referred to as 'Ingeborg Land.'" - Caption with image published in: Land in Her Own Name, p. 207.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Ingeborg Knudson's completed questionnaire and additional biographical information in Lindgren's research papers (Mss 292.2.9).
Biography/HistoryIngeborg Knudson was born in 1837 at Nord Aurdal, Valdres, Norway and came to America in 1888 where she lived with her brother at Hatton, N.D. In 1900 she went with her brother's sons to McHenry County, N.D. where they all homesteaded. Her homestead was in Olivia Township which she proved up in 1905. She sold the farm to her brother Iver Knutson and she moved back to Hatton where she died in 1917.
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 (2008.116.133)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDrs010138
Original SourceSlide
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