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Manuscripts by Subject - Family / Local History - #11193

Title: Buffalo Trails Museum Oral History Collection

Dates: 1971-2007

Collection Number:  MSS 11193

Quantity: .5 foot

Abstract: Consists of cassette tapes and some transcripts of interviews of pioneers from Epping and the surrounding area.

Provenance: The collection was donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota by Shelly Alexander of the Buffalo Trails Museum in 2013.  The project originated as part of the Bicentennial Oral History Project from the 1970s.  Interviews went beyond this project and it was determined to create a separate collection.

Property rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to the collection.

Copyrights:  Copyrights to materials in this collection remain with the donor, publisher, author, or author's heirs.  Researchers should consult the 1976 Copyright Act, Public Law 94-553, Title 17, U.S. Code and an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.

Access: This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.

Citation: Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.
Related Collection:
10157 North Dakota Oral History Project, 1973-1977


Box 1:

1 Anna Hiepler  03/04/1971
Carl M. Hodenfield 08/27/1983
Otto Melland
Tollof Bjella
Sophie Thorseth
Lillian Post           08/23/1976
Elmer Johnsrud 08/23/1976
Charlie Alexander 08/02/1971
Nelly Barwick

2 Nels Berger & Tilla (Melland) Berger
Mabel Torkelson (songs) 1983
Erma (Hedin) Goudy
Joe Pancerzewski
Joe Tancre
Art Jackman
Lloyd Hartsock

3 Bjorne Hove   10/28/1978
Al F. Ginther (violin music)
Max Miller
Lucy Vandeberg
Sophie Thorseth
Nels Berger
Charlie Alexander
Peter Slingsly     00/00/1983
Mabel Torkelson (2 tapes) 04/15/1980

4 Simon Pepper                12/02/1978
Tollef Bjella
Otto Melland
Katherine Carscallen       04/15/1974
Albert Gamache  04/15/1974

5 Transcripts of interviews with Carl Hodenfield, Anna Hiepler, Albert Gamache

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