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Aase Jorgenson Holen portrait
Aase Jorgenson Holen portrait
TitleAase Jorgenson Holen portrait
Date of Original191-?
DescriptionFormal studio portrait of Aase Jorgenson.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectWomen
Subject (LCTGM)Portrait photographs
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian American women
Subject (Local)Women homesteaders
Personal NameHolen, Aase Jorgenson, 1888-1921
LocationWilliams County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2008.116.127
Format of OriginalSlides
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Aase Jorgenson" - Handwritten on slide mount.
Aase Jorgenson came from Norway with her parents to Minnesota and then to North Dakota." - Caption with image published in: Land in Her Own Name, p. 22.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Aase Jorgenson Holen's completed questionnaire and additional biographical information in Lindgren's research papers (Mss 292.2.2).
Biography/HistoryAase (Alice) Jorgenson was born in 1888 at Lesje, Norway and came to America with her parents. After living at Hanska, Minnesota the family in 1906 came to Williams County, N.D. to homestead. Aase also homesteaded in 1909 in Oliver Township, Williams County and proved up her claim in 1912. She married a nearby homesteader Ole J. Holen. He was also born at Lesje, Norway in 1879 and came to America with his parents in 1892. Aase died in 1929 and Ole in 1959.
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 (2008.116.127)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDrs010132
Original SourceSlide
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