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Manuscripts by Subject - Family / Local History - #10599

Title:  Carl Issel Papers

Dates: 1923-1959

Collection Number: 10599

Quantity: .5 feet

Abstract: Includes photographs and postcards, correspondence to Stella Cook from Issel during WW I, newspaper clippings, a newspaper, and an unused baby book from Minot, ND merchants.

Provenance: The State Historical Society of North Dakota acquired the Carl Issel Papers from his daughter, Della Hartgrove in May 1992.

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

Copyrights: Copyrights to 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 or an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements are needed.

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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.

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Biographical Sketch

Carl Issel was born in Austria to Mr. and Mrs. John Issel on July 15, 1896. He moved to Regina, Saskatchewan in 1915 working as a pants maker until he located in Minot. In 1917 he enlisted in the U.S. Army. Following his discharge he worked in Regina until 1932 when he returned to Minot and worked at Bray’s Cleaners. Mr. Issel married Stella Cook in Regina on October 26, 1919. They had three sons: T. L. Roy, Carl J. and Richard H. and a daughter, Della Mae Marle Hartgrove. Mr. Issel went into the tailoring business with his son, Carl. Jr. in 1945. He died January 30, 1964.
                                                                                                                         
Box / Folder Inventory

Box 1:
1 Photo Facts NSP                                  1959                                          
2 Around the World 1000 Pics              1954                                          
3 News clippings                                    1934                                          
4 Publications                                          1942                                          
5 Baby Book                                             1923                                          
6 Postcards-Correspondence              n.d.

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