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Manuscripts by Subject - Family / Local History - #21130

Title: Ypsilanti (ND) 125th Anniversary Oral History Collection

Dates: 2007

Collection Number: MSS 21130

Quantity: .1 ft. (6 items)

Abstract: Collection consists of oral history interviews conducted at the 125th anniversary celebration, June 16, 2007, conducted by Steve Reidburn and Carolgene Wolf. The collection consists of a transcript of the interviews and index, four CDs containing the interviews, and a souvenir booklet from the celebration. Names of interviewees include Guymer, Dally, Peckham, Heffernan Laber, Erickson, Kipp Cumber, Berge, Bunde, Evansm Monson Miedema, Marks, Lacer, Woiwode, Roorda, Mellum, Orr, Randall, Whitney, Lien, Larson and Wolf. Subjects include the depression, farming, the 1930s, education in Ypsilanti, businesses, people, personal reminiscences and biographical information.
Provenance: The collection was donated by Steven Reidburn in June 2012.

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 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.



- Ypsilanti, Celebrating 125 Years booklet
- Transcript and index of interviews
- Disk 1:
   Track 1 Introduction                                                    
   Track 2 Carol and Bill Guymer                                                  
   Track 3 Guymer continued                                                       
   Track 4 Wilma Dally and Lillian Peckham                                                             
   Track 5 Shirley Heffernan Laber                                                             
   Track 6 Oscar Erickson                                                
   Track 7 Betty L. Kipp Cumber                                                  
   Track 8 Cumber continued                                                       
   Track 9 Berge sisters part one (Karen Berge Baeth, Pat Berge McDaniel, Linda Berge Senne,      
   Cheryl Berge Lien)                                                       
   Track 10 Berge sisters continued                                                           
   Track 11 Jodi Bunde and Virginia Evans - topic Christ/teacher at Ypsilanti
- Disk 2:
   Track 1 Dale Marks                                                      
   Track 2 Marks continued                                                           
   Track 3 Judy Lacer                                                        
   Track 4 Carl Woiwode                                                 
   Track 5 Darrell Roorda                                                
   Track 6 Marlys Mellum                                                               
   Track 7 Mellum continued                                                        
   Track 8 Elaine Monson Meidema                                                          
- Disk 3:
   Track 1 Ellen Orr                                                            
   Track 2 Irene Randall                                                  
   Track 3 Curtis Whitney part one                                                             
   Track 4 Whitney part two                                                         
   Track 5 Whitney part three                                                      
- Disk 4:
   Track 1 Lien family (Norman D. Lien, Nels Lien, Palmer E. Lien, Shirley Lien Grondahl)   
   Track 2 Kerry Larson                                                    
   Track 3 Arline Lueck
Track 4 Carolgene Wolf

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