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Orin G. Libby Manuscript Collection > Personal and Family Papers

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Donald J. Augustin Papers: 1934-; UND Class of 1956 and prolific researcher of Eastern European and Russian history

Bierche/Walstad Farm Archive Journals: 1650-1860; two ledger books consisting of legal documents from Bierche (also known as Walstad) farm in Veldre sogn (parish) of Ringsaker kommune (community) in Hedemarken fylke (county), Norway

Davenport Family Papers: Family papers largely focusing on Sumner and Jessie Burnham, their daughter Margaret (Burnham) Davenport, her husband, Willard E, Davenport, and their son John Brian Davenport. Margaret Davenport was an administrative assistant to the UND Vice President of Academic Affairs, while Willard Davenport was the Head of the Department of Marketing at the UND College of Business Administration.

Mary Margaret French Frank Papers: Contains extensive genealogical information on the French family, whose first member, Samuel French the Joiner, emigrated to the United States in 1688 or 1689

Jennison Family Papers: 1630-1991; Archive of the Jennison family, which arrived in Massachusetts in 1630. By 1885, the family tree had branches in Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota and Montana

Erick Johnson Papers: 1905-1990; Immigrated to the United States in 1928

Wilkes D. Kelly Papers: Genealogical records of the Bentley family, with members in North Dakota, Michigan, Connecticut, and Nova Scotia

N.G. Larimore Papers: 1835-1913; Pioneer settler near Larimore, North Dakota, and owner of the Elk Valley Farming Company, a large bonanza farm

R. F. Matejcek Papers: 1909-; Active with the Lankin Farmer’s Union and the Chippewa Power Cooperative

George Montgomery Papers: 1856-1936; Member of the first legislature of North Dakota, who eventually moved to Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, where he owned farm land and coal mines

Harry Nyquist Papers: 1889-1976; Graduate of the University of North Dakota and scientist employed by A.T. & T. from 1917-1954

Emil Odegard Papers: 1884-?; Resident of Grand Forks

Oral History Interviews Collection: Consists of various oral histories dealing with various subjects, most of which date from circa 1900-1983

Persson Family Papers: Letters written in Swedish to Swedish immigrants in East Grand Forks, Minnesota

John Rolczynski Papers: Chronicler and historian of Minto, North Dakota

V (Veigel) Newsletter: 1980-1990; Family newsletter published by Louis and Mary Ellen Veigel of Dickinson, North Dakota

Winterer Family Correspondence: Collection of letters dated 1884-1890 to and from Herman, Edward, and William Winterer. Herman Winterer was an attorney in Valley City, who was joined in his practice by his brother, Edward. William Winterer suffered from consumption and traveled throught the West in search of a "more favorable climate"

Last Update: 18 October 2011

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