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State Agency Records - Historical Society - #32286

Title: Historical Society. Historic Sites. Fort Totten Photographs

Dates: ca. 1890s-1950s  

Series Number: 32286

Quantity: 2 feet

Abstract: Includes 71 photographs that were used for displays at the Fort Totten State Historic Site and dropped off by unidentified donors, a funeral card for Reverend Timothy Sexton, and a news clipping about St. Michael’s Indian Mission.

Provenance: The State Historical Society of North Dakota acquired the Fort Totten Photographs from Jack Mattson, former Site Supervisor at Fort Totten via the Archaeology and Historic Preservation Division of the State Historical Society of North Dakota. The collection was processed and this inventory created by Emily E. Schultz in December 2011. 

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: The 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.


Box 1:
A funeral card for Reverend Timothy Sexton
News clipping about St. Michael’s Indian Mission, 1956
32286-01              Jeannette Marie? Portrait
32286-02              Donnie, Don, Murt and Tony
32286-03              Mrs. Gendesor?
32286-04-06        Unidentified young man
32286-07-32        Fort Totten High School student and teacher portraits - most are identified on back, ca. 1955
32286-33-34        Fort Totten Athletic banquet, 1955                         
32286-35              Fort Totten Braves warming up before basketball game, 1958
32286-36              John Owl receiving trophy after the Braves beat Mercer in the Regional Championship, ca. 1958
32286-37              Fort Totten Braves cheerleaders, ca. 1958
32286-38              Fort Totten Braves at Regional Tournament vs. Binford, Ben Gourd shooting free throw, ca. 1958
32286-39              John Owl jumping center, Alex Greywater on the left, 15 is Ben Gourd and 41 is Ivan Blackelord? 1958                   
32286-40              Chuck? St. Arnold portrait
32286-41              Fort Totten Braves football game, ca 1955
32286-42              Don Longie portrait
32286-43              Mrs. G, Ruth Ann, Catherine, Don, Chuck, Julius, Murt Verna and Jeanetta
32286-44              Aerial photograph of Fort Totten, ca 1944
32286-45              Dominic Strait portrait
Duplicate of SHSND 2005-P-033-02 Fort Totten football team, 1953-1954

Box 2:
32286-46              Leslie Dubois portrait
32286-47              Fort Totten sophomore class of 1953     
32286-48-49        Fort Totten High School graduation, 1950s           

Box 3:
32286-50              Girls choir
32286-51              Class of 1955 receiving diplomas
32286-52              Front row, left to right: Mr. White, Joanne Miller, Jerry Gillis, Barbara Martin. Back row, left to right: Tony McDonald, Charlie Brien, Murt McClusky and Don Hart
32286-53              Front row, left to right: Joanne Miller, Jerry Gillis, and Barbara Martin. Back row, left to right: Tony McDonald, Charlie Brien, Murt McClusky and Don Hart
32286-54              Unidentified Fort Totten students, ca 1955                         
32286-55              Group of Fort Totten students, ca 1955 
32286-56              Gene Cavanaugh, Julius Monson, Eddie Martin and Murlyn McClusky, ca 1955
32286-57              Irene Tetraut and Bertha Lavendure, ca 1955
32286-58              Unidentified Fort Totten students, ca 1955
32286-59              Don Hart and Patsy Hunt, ca 1955
32286-60              Fort Totten vs Finley-Sharon, 1950s
32286-61              Employees at Industrial School, ca 1890s
32286-62              North Entrance of Fort Totten Indian School, early 1900s
32286-63              Ruth Ann Brunelle portrait
Duplicate of SHSND 1009-007 Fort Totten freshman class of 1953
Duplicate of SHSND 1009-009 Fort Totten Glee Club of 1953
Duplicate of SHSND 2005-P-033-05 Fort Totten junior class of 1953
Duplicate of SHSND 2005-P-031-06 Fort Totten Indian School band, 1908
Duplicate of SHSND 2005-P-032-05 Front Porch commanding officer’s quarters, Fort Totten, 1890s
Duplicate of SHSND 2005-P-033-01 Fort Totten basketball team 1952-1953
Duplicate of SHSND 2005-P-033-04 Fort Totten football team 1953-1954

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